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Burkina Faso

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  1. is a landlocked nation in West Africa

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 26, 2008
  2. Education in Burkina Faso is divided into primary, secondary and higher education

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  3. pronounced /bɚˌkiːnəˈfɑːsoʊ/ burr-KEE-na FAH-soh

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  4. surrounded by six countries: Mali to the north, Niger to the east, Benin to the south east, Togo and Ghana to the south, and Côte d'Ivoire to the south west

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  5. Formerly called the Republic of Upper Volta, it was renamed on August 4, 1984, by President Thomas Sankara to mean "the land of upright people" in Moré and Dioula, the major native languages of the country

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