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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 @PauraGustavo on Wed Dec 12 05:20:07 EST 2018 @SergioMassa tenés de opositor lo que de ciudadano de Burkina Faso. https://t.co/5CHzt4lcaD
From @Maprization on Wed Dec 12 05:18:42 EST 2018 Detrompez-vous ce n'est pas à Kinshasa, ce panneau qui célèbre le Dr. Denis Mukwege est plutôt au Burkina Faso. À? https://t.co/29DRf1adJv
From @Ramza_Zito on Wed Dec 12 05:18:17 EST 2018 RT @HloniNyetanyane: In 4yrs Thomas Sankara changed country's name to Burkina Faso, built 350 schools, out-lawed female genital mutilation?
From @fixitypeJr on Wed Dec 12 05:16:16 EST 2018 Gayet güzel ve geli?mi? duruyor diyenler favvv. Kenya m? buras? Burkina Faso mu bi ülkenin ba?kentinde ot çöp olsun? https://t.co/FTEHi45tLN
From @pgizegele on Wed Dec 12 05:15:48 EST 2018 @Brielyoka @DenisMukwege Cette affiche est ici à Kinshasa sur le terrain entre le stade de martyr et l'avenue ensei? https://t.co/WcivG1PP1n
From @CopMgf on Wed Dec 12 05:12:52 EST 2018 Droits humains au Burkina : Le regard de la directrice Afrique de l?Ouest et du Centre d?Amnesty international -? https://t.co/yIsXD8jcDR
From @AtWarBot1 on Wed Dec 12 05:12:11 EST 2018 Saudi Arabia has declared war on Burkina Faso
From @BoolaGiress on Wed Dec 12 05:09:32 EST 2018 RT @CTAflash: Le CTA vient de lancer un projet avec #INERA & @eGeo_bf sur le #riz irrigué au #Burkina Faso. Il s?agit d?une analyse coût-bé?
From @Cadeau_celeste on Wed Dec 12 05:08:28 EST 2018 Bien https://t.co/kYkTfpbikR
From @esenler_sgm on Wed Dec 12 05:08:12 EST 2018 RT @ZehraZumrutS: Burkina Faso?da kad?nlar?n sa?l?k sorunlar?na dair çözüm bulmak amac?yla çal??malar yürüten RAMA Vakf??n?n yetkililerinde?
From @esenler_sgm on Wed Dec 12 05:08:08 EST 2018 RT @ZehraZumrutS: Türkiye?nin dünyaya uzanan yard?m eli olan @Tika_Turkey ?n?n koordinasyonunda düzenlenen yard?m program?nda Burkina Faso??
From @KyAli16 on Wed Dec 12 05:08:03 EST 2018 RT @KyAli16: @fatima_maisa @IlboudoBoubaca7 Bonne fête à toi aussi. Sommes nous réellement indépendants avec cette gouvernance du Burkina F?
From @Tartositron2 on Wed Dec 12 05:06:00 EST 2018 RT @RFI: Mort de Thomas Sankara: la France transmet un premier lot d'archives au Burkina https://t.co/TWpTnXcFAJ https://t.co/7pH4RgL47R
From @baleke_gedeon on Wed Dec 12 05:02:58 EST 2018 RT @RFI: Mort de Thomas Sankara: la France transmet un premier lot d'archives au Burkina https://t.co/TWpTnXcFAJ https://t.co/7pH4RgL47R
From @qwanta137 on Wed Dec 12 04:54:00 EST 2018 RT @RFI: Mort de Thomas Sankara: la France transmet un premier lot d'archives au Burkina https://t.co/TWpTnXcFAJ https://t.co/7pH4RgL47R