Eighteen Burkinabe nationals die in Cote d’Ivoire bus crash

Eighteen Burkinabe nationals died Wednesday morning after a bus they were travelling in crashed near the town of Bouake in central Cote d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso’s government said.

“It was a bus that overturned during a failed overtaking,” said Rémi Dandjinou, Burkina Faso’s minister of communication.