The President of the Burkinabe government, Captain Ibrahim Traoré, late Tuesday, carried out a vast reorganization of the army by creating three new military regions. This brings the number of military regions to six.
The president also announced the creation of a new air region, bringing to two the number of military air regions. In addition, he announced the creation of six gendarmerie legions and six groups of forces.
Oge Obierika has the details.