Burkina Faso was originally inhabited by the Bobo, Lobi, and Gurunsi peoples, with the Mossi and Gurma peoples immigrating to the region in the 14th century. The lands of the Mossi empire became a French protectorate in 1897, and by 1903 France had subjugated the other ethnic groups. Called Upper Volta by the French, it became a separate colony
Burkina Faso country profileNov 30, 2020 · Burkina Faso, which means "land of honest men", has significant reserves of gold, but the country has faced domestic and external concern over the state of its economy and human rights. A former French colony, it gained independence as Upper Volta in 1960.
KAYA, Burkina Faso (AP) - A change in Burkina Faso's electoral code means results from this month's election will be considered valid even if people can't vote in parts of the West African country
Burkina Faso votes amid ongoing extremist violence, threatsNov 22, 2020 · 1 of 9 People line up to vote in Burkina Faso's presidential and legislative elections in Ouagadougou Sunday Nov. 22, 2020. Voters went to the polls in Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso's war against militant Islamists - BBC NewsMay 30, 2019 · "Burkina Faso is a barrier between the Sahel and the coastal countries in the fight against terrorism. If that is broken down, its neighbours will be affected," warns Burkina Faso's Foreign
COVID-19 Information The Department of State has issued COVID-19 Traveler Information and advises all U.S. citizens to read the country-specific Travel Advisories and U.S. Embassy COVID pages for updates on the impact of COVID-19 worldwide. Last updated:December 18, 2020 Country-Specific Information:The Burkina Faso Ministry of Health confirmed 4,611 cases of COVID-19 and 73 related
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Caught between climate crisis and armed violence in Jul 27, 2020 · Burkina Faso has been affected by an increase in the scale and intensity of droughts, rain, heat waves, strong winds and dust storms, according to
Nov 21, 2020 · Burkina Fasos primary export, gold, has also been affected by the fighting. In November last year, fighters in the east of the country attacked buses carrying workers to the Boungou gold mine
In Burkina Faso, voters left voiceless amid escalating Djeneba Sawadogo was making a cake when she heard a noise she did not recognise - a series of sharp cracks that rang across the village of Tongomayel in northern Burkina Faso in June 2019.
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