ⓘ Banner o Burkina Faso. The banner o Burkina Faso is formed bi twa equal horizontal baunds o reid an green, wi a yellae five-pointit starn restin in the center. ..


ⓘ Banner o Burkina Faso

The banner o Burkina Faso is formed bi twa equal horizontal baunds o reid an green, wi a yellae five-pointit starn restin in the center. The banner wis adoptit on 4 August 1984. The colours are the popular Pan-African colours o the Ethiopie, reflectin baith a break wi the kintra’s colonial past an its unity wi ither African ex-colonies. The reid is an aa said tae seembolise the revolution an the green the abundance o agricultural an naitural riches. The yellae starn placed ower the reid an green stripes is the guidin licht o the revolution. The banner wis adoptit follaein the coup o 1983 that brocht Thomas Sankara tae pouer.


1. National coat o airms

The current coat o airms o Burkina Faso featur a shield wi the naitional banner colors, wi a scroll bearin the name "BURKINA FASO" accompanied bi twa stallions on each side, wi an open beuk at the bottom. A lawer banner bears the naitional motto in French: "Unity - Progress - Juistice".


2. Prior naitional banners an coat o airms

The oreeginal banner o Upper Volta, adoptit at unthirldom, contained three horizontal stripes o black, white, an reid. These colours representit the three major tributaries o the Volta River, which flows sooth throu the kintra: the Black Volta, the White Volta an the Red Volta.

Frae 1984 till 1997, the offeecial Burkina Faso coat o airms uised a revolutionary central crest featurin a scythe crossed wi a Soviet AK-47 assault rifle, alang wi an open beuk seembolisin the importance o eddication an the study o revolutionary principles. A lawer banner declared in French, "Mitherland or Daith, We Shall Owercome".

  • The coat o airms o Burkina Faso contains a shield based on the naitional banner Abuin the shield the name o the kintra is shawn, while belaw it is the
  • Gemmes in Berlin. 1949 - A yirdquauk in Ecuador kills 6, 000 fowk. 1960 - Burkina Faso then Upper Volta, gains unthirldom frae Fraunce. 1962 - Marilyn Monroe
  • haes an aurie o 322, 462 km2, an borders the kintras o Liberie, Guinea, Mali, Burkina Faso an Ghana its soothren boondary is alang the Gulf o Guinea. Côte
  • Louisiana Unitit States 1993 - Loudun Fraunce 1961 - Ouagadougou Burkina Faso 1968 Saint - Pierre College wis erectit in 1745 whaur a auncient Gothique
  • regions o Timbuktu, Kidal, Gao, as well as a pairt o Mopti Region, encompassin aboot 60 percent o Mali s claimed total land aurie. Azawad borders Burkina Faso
  • Germany an Italy declare war on the Unitit States. 1958 - Upper Volta nou Burkina Faso an Dahomey nou Benin get self - govrenment. 1972 - Apollo 17 becomes
  • Islands introduce a new banner 1983 - Thomas Sankara taks pouer in Upper Volta. 1984 - Upper Volta is renamed Burkina Faso 1996 - End o the 1996 Simmer Olympics
  • Wastren Africae. Mali borders Algerie on the north, Niger on the east, Burkina Faso an the Côte d Ivoire on the sooth, Guinea on the sooth - wast, an Senegal
  • the east an Burkina Faso tae the north. It extends sooth tae the Gulf o Guinea, on which the caipital Lomé is locatit. Togo covers an aurie o approximately
  • Republic o Niger, is a landlocked kintra in Wastren Africae, named efter the Niger River. It borders Nigerie an Benin tae the sooth, Burkina Faso an Mali
  • offeecially the Republic o Benin, is a kintra in Wast Africae. It borders Togo tae the wast, Nigerie tae the east an Burkina Faso an Niger tae the north