Burkina Faso. The Koglweogo’s rough justice

The Burkina Faso authorities are tackling the threat posed by the self-defence militia groups referred to as ‘Koglweogo’. These militias who mainly operate in the rural areas, are overstepping the limits of the law. The name ‘Koglweogo’, which comes from the combination of two words of the Moré language, can be translated as ‘The Guardians…