Protesters say they have had enough of President Blaise Compaoré and want to stall an attempt by government to have him re-elected next year.
Drogba, who left Chelsea two and a half years ago, has returned and is proving why he is Jose Mourinho's "special one".
The Zambian president has died in London, where he had been receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness, according to reports.
A partial vote count from Ukraine's elections shows pro-Western parties are taking the lead, with pro-Russian parties falling far behind in support.
South African soccer captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa has been shot dead by intruders in what is being reported as a botched robbery.
Clashes that have erupted in the city have deepened a sense of impasse between government and a pro-democracy movement.
Hidden hunger, also known as vitamin and mineral deficiencies, impacts more than two-billion people with often devastating consequences.
Ronaldo, Bale and Benzema from Real Madrid and Barcelona's Messi, Neymar and Suàrez are set to face off in the two teams' upcoming meet.
The NPA said the state would argue for a punishment that fitted the severity of the crime, as sentencing of Oscar Pistorius got underway in Pretoria.
The head of the African Development Bank has criticised the international response to the Ebola outbreak as too little, too late.