Burkina Faso 2007

Burkina Faso 2007

Africa
Yearbook 2007 Burkina Faso. The ruling party, the Congress for Democracy and Progress (CDP), received a majority of votes in the May 6 parliamentary elections. The CDP took home 73 of the 111 seats in the National Assembly, a sharp increase compared to the 2002 election when the party received 57 seats. The turnout was 56 percent. As many as 47 parties lined up, of which 13 got seats in parliament. According to abbreviationfinder: BF is the 2-letter acronym for the country of Burkina Faso. According to CountryAAH, Ouagadougou is the capital city of Burkina Faso. Burkina Faso, like a number of other West African countries, suffered severe flooding in August - October. At least 51 people died and 76 were injured. In total, more than 90,000 people were affected…
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