Burkina Faso

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Burkina Faso
sovereign state, landlocked country, country
Inception1960 Edit
Name in native languageBurkina Faso Edit
Official nameBurkina Faso, le Burkina Faso, Burkina Faso Edit
Native labelBurkina Faso Edit
Short name🇧🇫 Edit
Official languageFrench Edit
AnthemUne Seule Nuit Edit
Cultureculture of Burkina Faso Edit
Motto textUnité - Progrès - Justice Edit
ContinentAfrica Edit
CountryBurkina Faso Edit
CapitalOuagadougou Edit
Located in/on physical featureWest Africa Edit
Coordinate location12°16′0″N 2°4′0″W Edit
Coordinates of easternmost point11°54′1″N 2°24′15″E Edit
Coordinates of northernmost point15°4′48″N 0°28′12″W Edit
Coordinates of southernmost point9°24′39″N 2°46′3″W Edit
Coordinates of westernmost point10°25′51″N 5°30′47″W Edit
Highest pointMount Tenakourou Edit
Lowest pointBlack Volta Edit
Government hin basic formrepublic, military junta Edit
Office held by head of statePresident of Burkina Faso, military leader Edit
State hin headIbrahim Traore Edit
Office held by head of governmentPrime Minister of Burkina Faso Edit
Government hin headno value Edit
Executive bodyPatriotic Movement for Safeguard and Restoration Edit
Legislative bodyNational Assembly Edit
Central bankCentral Bank of West African States Edit
Located in time zoneUTC±00:00, Africa/Ouagadougou Edit
CurrencyWest African CFA franc Edit
Twinned administrative bodyAllier, Bacău, Konan Edit
Studied byBurkina Faso studies Edit
Driving sideright Edit
Electrical plug typeEuroplug, Type E Edit
ReplacesRepublic of Upper Volta, French West Africa, Emirate of Liptako Edit
Official websitehttps://www.gouvernement.gov.bf/accueil Edit
HashtagBurkinaFaso Edit
Top-level Internet domain.bf Edit
Flagflag of Burkina Faso Edit
Coat of armscoat of arms of Burkina Faso Edit
Has characteristicpartly free country Edit
Geography of topicgeography of Burkina Faso Edit
History of topichistory of Burkina Faso Edit
Open data portalOpen Data Burkina Faso Edit
Economy of topiceconomy of Burkina Faso Edit
Demographics of topicdemographics of Burkina Faso Edit
Mobile country code613 Edit
Country calling code+226 Edit
Emergency phone number112, 17, 18 Edit
Licence plate codeBF Edit
Maritime identification digits633 Edit
Unicode character🇧🇫 Edit
Category for mapsCategory:Maps of Burkina Faso Edit

Burkina Faso (UK: /bɜːrˌkiːnə ˈfæsoʊ/, US: /- ˈfɑːsoʊ/ (listen); French: [buʁkina faso], Fula: 𞤄𞤵𞤪𞤳𞤭𞤲𞤢 𞤊𞤢𞤧𞤮) be landlocked country for West Africa wey get area of 274,200 km2 (105,900 sq mi). Edey share border for ein northwest plus Mali, den Niger for northeast, plus Benin for southeast, den Togo den Ghana for ein south, den plus Ivory Coast for ein southwest.