The murder was in apparent revenge for a series of attacks by Ugandan rebels.
Compaore called for a 90-day transition to “free and transparent” elections in the country.
China has also dispatched hundreds of aid workers to Africa to combat Ebola including health experts.
No one has claimed responsibility but Boko Haram has been blamed for a string of attacks in the region.
Staff have evacuated the vast Paris complex where major building work has been underway.
Norwegian Air Shuttle was forced to delay the flight for 5 hours because of a hunt for a mouse in the cockpit.