Burkina Faso unveils upgraded statue of Thomas Sankara

Burkina Faso unveils upgraded statue of Thomas Sankara

A little over a year after an initial bronze statue was unveiled of Thomas Sankara, government unveiled another – of the same work.

Criticisms had trailed “the March 2019 statue”:https://www.africanews.com/2019/03/02/burkina-faso-thomas-sankara-s-statue-inauguration-in-ouagadougou/ which a number of people said did not do justice to the former Burkinabe leader – at least per his looks.

The criticized sculptor, Jean Luc Bambara, went back to the drawing board and came up with the new one which …
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