Vincent Makori heads up the reporting team to inform you about officials in Burkina Faso have named former Foreign Minister Michel Kafando as the country's interim president. We report sad news that a doctor from Sierra Leone, who had been flown to the U.S. for treatment, has died. We learn about a New York play on a Rwanda religious girls school and get a sports update from Sonny Young. Watch the show Monday-Friday @ 1630 UTC/GMT. Visit VOAnews.com and visit us on Facebook.