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Video: Chief Boima x Sorie Kondi 'Without Money No Family (Boima Remix)'

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Here's the official clip for global bass trotter Chief Boima's recut of Sorie Kondi‘s thumb piano jam "Without Money No Family." The visuals for this lead single off African In New York appropriately juggle footage of  Freetown streets, the big apple and the blind Sierra Leonean singer at work. Boima's African In New York is coppable now on Dutty Artz.

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Former Burkinabe President Charged with Thomas Sankara's Murder

Justice is on the horizon as Burkina Faso's former president, Blaise Compaore, is indicted for the 1987 assassination of Thomas Sankara.

Burkina Faso's former president, Blaise Compaore, has reportedly been indicted by a military court in the country's capital for the 1987 assassination of political revolutionary, Thomas Sankara. Hailed as a national hero, Sankara was assassinated alongside 12 other government officials in a coup led by Compaore before he ascended to power. In 2014, Compaore was forced to resign from his 27-year-long rule and seek exile in the Ivory Coast after continued mass demonstrations. Thirteen other political figures, including former General Gilbert Diendere, have also been indicted with charges including "assassination" and "concealment of corpses".

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