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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)

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From @QWIKET_FEED on Mon Feb 17 11:32:35 EST 2020 Daily Caller: Gunmen Kill Christians, Pastor In Burkina Faso As Attacks Against Christians Increase At An ?Alarming? https://t.co/fkqLA9f495
From @Afropages on Mon Feb 17 11:32:31 EST 2020 Fasozine actualités - Burkina faso: 24 personnes tuées par des hommes armés à Pansi, dans le Yagha? https://t.co/1WAp5fS406
From @JulienLepage_ on Mon Feb 17 11:32:30 EST 2020 #BurkinaFaso : au moins 24 morts dans l?#attaque djihadiste d?une église protestante. https://t.co/jgm84NvaYo
From @SergeCarron on Mon Feb 17 11:32:29 EST 2020 RT @LePoint: « Les chrétiens subissent une 'très forte persécution' au Burkina Faso » La nouvelle attaque qui a visé l'église du village de?
From @confusedeagledc on Mon Feb 17 11:32:27 EST 2020 RT @DailyCaller: Gunmen Kill Christians, Pastor In Burkina Faso As Attacks Against Christians Increase At An ?Alarming Rate? https://t.co/A?
From @JackFiller6 on Mon Feb 17 11:32:22 EST 2020 RT @DailyCaller: Gunmen Kill Christians, Pastor In Burkina Faso As Attacks Against Christians Increase At An ?Alarming Rate? https://t.co/A?
From @Emily65874558 on Mon Feb 17 11:32:22 EST 2020 RT @DailyCaller: Gunmen Kill Christians, Pastor In Burkina Faso As Attacks Against Christians Increase At An ?Alarming Rate? https://t.co/A?
From @Bobfigo77 on Mon Feb 17 11:32:20 EST 2020 RT @Actu17: ? Burkina Faso : Au moins 24 morts et 18 blessés dans l?attaque djihadiste d?une église protestante https://t.co/mPUu8PfSBC
From @WorldFlags7 on Mon Feb 17 11:32:16 EST 2020 ?? Burkina Faso Capital: Ouagadougou Region: Sub-Saharan Africa Credit: https://t.co/vZF4y7dJ3Q? https://t.co/NutERe5Q9s
From @Gg139741fidele on Mon Feb 17 11:32:15 EST 2020 RT @J_Bardella: ??? Pensées pour le sergent-chef Morgan Henry, 28 ans, retrouvé mort au sein de son campement au Burkina Faso dans le cadre?
From @SieLionI on Mon Feb 17 11:32:14 EST 2020 RT @Diamantlugo: 24 chrétiens du église protestante viennent d?être lâchement assassinés par des djihadiste au Burkina Faso,mais tout vas b?
From @Vannagrammyliz on Mon Feb 17 11:32:11 EST 2020 Gunmen Kill Christians, Pastor In Burkina Faso As Attacks Against Christians Increase At An ?Alarming Rate? https://t.co/cdgh7H0Ka1
From @jeju_ni on Mon Feb 17 11:32:04 EST 2020 RT @turanordus: Kiliseye silahl? sald?r?: 10 ölü! Burkina Faso'da bir kiliseye düzenlenen silahl? sald?r?da 10 ki?inin ya?am?n? yitirdi?i?
From @adetl on Mon Feb 17 11:32:04 EST 2020 RT @DailyCaller: Gunmen Kill Christians, Pastor In Burkina Faso As Attacks Against Christians Increase At An ?Alarming Rate? https://t.co/A?
From @xandesantos on Mon Feb 17 11:32:03 EST 2020 RT @vaticannews_pt: O ataque ocorreu na manhã de domingo, quando um grupo de indivíduos armados não identificados atacou a #igreja durante?