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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 @GlobalChamPVG on Mon Apr 22 00:40:08 EDT 2019 RT @GlobalChamOUA: The process of economic liberalization Burkina Faso has been doing since 1991 gradually led to an opening almost without?
From @Irem_kmz on Mon Apr 22 00:39:05 EDT 2019 RT @asozialworkerin: Niemand: Almans: Bin nicht rassistisch. Ich bin sogar mit einer Türkin verheiratet. Haha ich nenne sie liebevoll Kana?
From @salimane on Mon Apr 22 00:38:26 EDT 2019 RT @WeRobotics: The Burkina Faso #FlyingLabs are engaging in an intensive 2-month awareness campaign around the benefit of drone tech for a?
From @IMburberita on Mon Apr 22 00:28:48 EDT 2019 RT @lrrilevante: Capirei viveste nel Burkina Faso e vi dessero da mangiare due volte l?anno, ma perché cazzo vi strafogate a ogni festa?
From @KipferInez on Mon Apr 22 00:22:58 EDT 2019 RT @newhumanitarian: Tensions worsen in Burkina Faso amid emergence of Islamist groups and homegrown movement ?Ansaroul Islam? that was fou?
From @RoseHod82966912 on Mon Apr 22 00:09:50 EDT 2019 RT @presidencebf: Le Président du Faso a inauguré la route communautaire Koupela-Bitou-Cinkansé-frontière du Togo, longue de 153,3 kilomètr?
From @Mpassy_JR on Sun Apr 21 23:43:41 EDT 2019 RT @JTAtv5monde: ?? Le noma est une forme de gangrène du visage qui touche surtout les enfants. Au Burkina Faso, les cas sont en baisse mai?
From @vecihii06 on Sun Apr 21 23:33:24 EDT 2019 RT @MehmetYiginer: Bu güzel mesajlar?ndan dolay? Burkina Faso'lu evlatlar?m?za te?ekkür ediyorum. https://t.co/MgqM5mmG3I
From @permagriculture on Sun Apr 21 23:17:15 EDT 2019 Establishing high-density protein banks for livestock in Burkina Faso (West Africa): agronomic performance under co? https://t.co/CobQGtIGj3
From @facumadrid2 on Sun Apr 21 23:07:19 EDT 2019 Como extraño a los chicos de Burkina Faso
From @rojopendejo on Sun Apr 21 22:56:53 EDT 2019 @manofletterspdx It?s subjective. Somewhere between Lesotho and Burkina Faso. A few spots below Venezuela. Maybe just ahead of Afghanistan.
From @aliayaroglu06 on Sun Apr 21 22:54:35 EDT 2019 RT @sputnik_TR: Burkina Faso Cumhurba?kan? Kabore: Türkiye'ye çatanlar Burkina Faso'ya, Burkina Faso'ya çatanlar da Türkiye'ye çatm?? kabul?
From @PaggarG on Sun Apr 21 22:43:44 EDT 2019 10 lieux extraordinaires en Afrique. Du Nigéria passant par le Bénin ou le Burkina Faso. A l'exemple de la muraille? https://t.co/a0TnheOews
From @newhumanitarian on Sun Apr 21 22:30:01 EDT 2019 Tensions worsen in Burkina Faso amid emergence of Islamist groups and homegrown movement ?Ansaroul Islam? that was? https://t.co/WLkcDQHA9P
From @xkape on Sun Apr 21 22:29:38 EDT 2019 RT @SeedMoneyAfrica: The Federal Government of Nigeria imports about $30 million worth of cowpea from Cameroun & Burkina Faso annually. Sti?