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Complete details about Burkina Faso in Africa with capital city Ouagadougou

Country NameBurkina Faso (Burkina Faso)
Country CodeBFA
Capital CityOuagadougou
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population11937000
Surface Area274000.0
Life Expectancy46.7 years
GNP2425.0 (old 2201.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Busansi     (3.5%)
Dagara     (3.1%)
Dyula     (2.6%)
Ful     (9.7%)
Gurma     (5.7%)
Mossi     (50.2%)

Major Cities

Ouagadougou, Kadiogo     (population 824000)
Bobo-Dioulasso, Houet     (population 300000)
Koudougou, Boulkiemdé     (population 105000)

Burkina Faso's most recent News and Stories

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From @LeoKaiser95 on Fri Nov 24 02:40:11 EST 2017 RT @eysvog3l: @seelenweil @BlaueRotePille @KokoLores20 @IQ_Stimulator @Fraulein_Antje @MiriamOzen @Nessie43 @BukowskisNephew @J_B_oo7 @Hein?
From @_Blvckz on Fri Nov 24 02:38:15 EST 2017 RT @OsasCruz: Those people doing that FIFA RANKING, I don't know what they are smoking, Countries like Congo DR, Burkina Faso, Cameroon eve?
From @RiderOfBanana on Fri Nov 24 02:37:21 EST 2017 RT @DPouvoir44: @qeldi_ @KuibyD Aussi pauvre qu'un SDF au Burkina-Faso
From @CreatesTm on Fri Nov 24 02:36:47 EST 2017 Latest FIFA Rankings (Africa Top 10) 1) Senegal 2) Tunisia 3) Egypt 4) Congo DR 5) Morocco 6) Burkina Faso 7) Came? https://t.co/4EIvlm14ME
From @Micheleuuh on Fri Nov 24 02:33:47 EST 2017 RT @Melvin_Akam: Edmond Wega, le nouvel Ambassadeur du Canada au Burkina Faso est d'origine camerounaise. Congratulations. https://t.co/hgE?
From @veritas226 on Fri Nov 24 02:32:57 EST 2017 RT @Mamadou_09: [#Fake] "(...)Pour le gouvernement du pays des Hommes intègres, c?est une question de survie face à l?ambition... https://?
From @gxet4n on Fri Nov 24 02:24:17 EST 2017 RT @Melvin_Akam: Edmond Wega, le nouvel Ambassadeur du Canada au Burkina Faso est d'origine camerounaise. Congratulations. https://t.co/hgE?
From @mayanjard on Fri Nov 24 02:19:05 EST 2017 RT @sejudav: Africa choking on foreign troops.ok just see this:France wz more than 5000troops in Mali,mauritania,burkina faso,chad etc Chin?
From @gwenmatthez on Fri Nov 24 02:08:26 EST 2017 RT @papdemba: Inauguration du 1er DAB Drive du Burkina Faso # société générale# innovation #226 @LabInnovationSG https://t.co/T0R4kP8SE8
From @sandrineman2 on Fri Nov 24 02:05:16 EST 2017 La dengue en Burkina Faso: La dengue en Burkina Faso: Le risque de contracter la dengue est? https://t.co/rl30UK2IKo
From @fandubeaujeu59 on Fri Nov 24 02:04:24 EST 2017 RT @LPLdirect: ? Classement de la liberté de la presse 2017 [@RSF_inter] : 1 - Norvège 2 - Suède 3 - Finlande 4 - Danemark 5 - Pays-Bas 1?
From @Laure_Npl on Fri Nov 24 02:03:40 EST 2017 RT @papdemba: Inauguration du 1er DAB Drive du Burkina Faso # société générale# innovation #226 @LabInnovationSG https://t.co/T0R4kP8SE8
From @WhatIfBoi on Fri Nov 24 02:00:24 EST 2017 What if Wayne Rooney waxed a piglet on a fact-finding trip to Burkina Faso?
From @PaulPlotzer on Fri Nov 24 01:59:49 EST 2017 RT @eysvog3l: @seelenweil @BlaueRotePille @KokoLores20 @IQ_Stimulator @Fraulein_Antje @MiriamOzen @Nessie43 @BukowskisNephew @J_B_oo7 @Hein?
From @GrarFce on Fri Nov 24 01:52:03 EST 2017 RT @songueessomba: Edmond Wega le Nouvel Ambassadeur du Canada au Burkina Faso est d origine camerounaise. https://t.co/rvcIcLVbXv