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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 @CSAGlobal on Thu Jun 27 02:40:33 EDT 2019 Avesoro Resources Inc. - Filing of NI 43-101 Technical Report for the Youga Gold Mine, Burkina Faso @CSAGlobal? https://t.co/Zl0f6g6Ckf
From @HowardJunction on Thu Jun 27 02:38:33 EDT 2019 @OceanSpray2 @SLECHTVOLK https://t.co/UOORO4aq0o Dit soort dingen ondersteunt Nederland middels minister Kaag dus gewoon. Moordpartijen.
From @AusAmbQatar on Thu Jun 27 02:37:59 EDT 2019 RT @MofaQatar_EN: Foreign Ministry's Secretary General Holds Farewell Ceremony for Ambassadors of #China, #Australia, Burkina Faso https://?
From @jterHeide on Thu Jun 27 02:36:11 EDT 2019 RT @SigridKaag: Afgelopen dagen een werkbezoek gebracht aan Burkina Faso en Mali. Mensen willen er bouwen aan een beter leven voor henzelf?
From @LfriiMedia on Thu Jun 27 02:34:48 EDT 2019 Burkina Faso / Lutte contre le terrorisme : La ministre des armées françaises à Ouaga la semaine prochaine Lire su? https://t.co/4S3tyz5ySy
From @louistherouxbot on Thu Jun 27 02:33:00 EDT 2019 I'm in Burkina Faso to meet Despina, a former monk turned depressed electronic musician who believes Steve Buscemi is a time traveller
From @JanvierChando on Thu Jun 27 02:32:18 EDT 2019 UPRIGHTNESS BETRAYED: The Assassination of Thomas Sankara of Burkina Faso and the Suffocation of Hope in Africa by? https://t.co/96OEZfSuyj
From @Hugh_Henry3 on Thu Jun 27 02:31:19 EDT 2019 RT @newhumanitarian: There has been an increased tempo of attacks by jihadist groups along the joint borders of Mali, Niger and Burkina Fas?
From @ZFTWARNING on Thu Jun 27 02:27:23 EDT 2019 RT @newhumanitarian: There has been an increased tempo of attacks by jihadist groups along the joint borders of Mali, Niger and Burkina Fas?
From @YBreevaart67_63 on Thu Jun 27 02:27:03 EDT 2019 RT @SigridKaag: Afgelopen dagen een werkbezoek gebracht aan Burkina Faso en Mali. Mensen willen er bouwen aan een beter leven voor henzelf?
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From @beautifulmindTC on Thu Jun 27 02:24:14 EDT 2019 UPRIGHTNESS BETRAYED: The Assassination of Thomas Sankara of Burkina Faso a... https://t.co/jCk85UxL8n ? via @AmazonUK
From @mantas779 on Thu Jun 27 02:24:02 EDT 2019 @Marssieboy https://t.co/E2of0EeDkk
From @newhumanitarian on Thu Jun 27 02:24:00 EDT 2019 There has been an increased tempo of attacks by jihadist groups along the joint borders of Mali, Niger and Burkina? https://t.co/VecNRRwELg