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Location within Burkina Faso, French West Africa
Coordinates: 10°38′01″N4°33′53″W / 10.633615°N 4.564819°W / 10.633615; -4.564819
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Tiefora is a town in southwestern Burkina Faso. It is in the Sinlo river basin near the city of Bobo-Dioulasso.

Burkina Faso Country in Africa

Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa. It covers an area of around 274,200 square kilometres (105,900 sq mi) and is surrounded by six countries: Mali to the north; Niger to the east; Benin to the southeast; Togo and Ghana to the south; and Ivory Coast to the southwest. The July 2018 population estimate by the United Nations was 19,751,651. Burkina Faso is a francophone country, with French as the official language of government and business. Roughly 40% of the population speaks the Mossi language. Formerly called the Republic of Upper Volta (1958–1984), the country was renamed "Burkina Faso" on 4 August 1984 by then-President Thomas Sankara. Its citizens are known as Burkinabé. Its capital is Ouagadougou.

Bobo-Dioulasso Place in Hauts-Bassins Region, Burkina Faso

Bobo-Dioulasso is a city in Burkina Faso with a population of about 537,728 ; it is the second largest city in the country, after Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso's capital. The name means "home of the Bobo-Dioula"; while it was likely coined by French colonists to reflect the languages of the two major groups in the population, it does not capture the complex identity and ethnicity of the location.

Coordinates: 10°38′01″N4°33′53″W / 10.633615°N 4.564819°W / 10.633615; -4.564819

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