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République de Haute-Volta
Republic of Upper Volta

Flag of Upper Volta 1960–1984 Flag of Burkina Faso
Flag of Upper Volta Coat of Arms of Upper Volta
Motto
Unité, Travail, Justice
Unity, Work, Justice
Anthem
Hymne Nationale Voltaïque
Map of Burkina Faso
CapitalOuagadougou
Government Republic
President
- 1959-1966Maurice Yaméogo
Prime Minister
- 1971-1974Gérard Kango Ouedraogo
Legislature Parliament
History
August 5, 1960Independence
December 11, 1958Autonomy
August 4, 1984New constitution
CurrencyCFA franc
Flag of Upper Volta Upper Volta Burkina Faso Flag of Burkina Faso
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The Republic of Upper Volta (1958-1984) was a republic in Western Africa.


President

  • Maurice Yaméogo () (December 11, 1959 - January 4, 1966)


Prime Minister

  • Gérard Kango Ouedraogo () (February 13, 1971 - February 8, 1974)

Nation

Burkinabé Polities

Neighbouring Nations

References