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Bobo-Dioulasso

(ˈbəʊbəʊdjuːˈlæsəʊ)
n
(Placename) a city in W Burkina Faso. Pop: 396 000 (2005 est)
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The winner between Ismaily and Le Messager will face the winner between Cameroon's Coton Sport and Burkina Faso's Bobo Dioulasso; the first leg in Burkina Faso ended with a 3-1 victory for the home team.
We conducted the study at Centre Muraz (Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso), a central reference laboratory responsible for the national surveillance of yellow fever.
Carnevale, "Longitudinal study of malaria indices in 2 villages of the Bobo Dioulasso region (Burkina Faso)," Annales de la Societe Belge de Medecine Tropicale, vol.
La tension reste perceptible dans les principales provinces de Dioulasso (ouest), notamment dans la 2e ville du pays Bobo Dioulasso (ouest) et a Fada-Ngourma ou les protestataires ne comptent pas lacher prise.
The ruling party headquarters in the second city of Bobo Dioulasso and the city hall was also torched by protesters, witnesses said.
Burkinabe officials said there were also large-scale protests in Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina's second biggest town, and Ouahigouya, to the north.
Some of the women live in Ouagadougou while others have come from Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso's second largest city.
Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, November 03, 2013 --(PR.com)-- At a high-profile event in Bobo-Dioulasso, the West African Health Organisation (WAHO), the World Bank and other partners officially launched the West African Regional Disease Surveillance (WARDS) project to address the threat of epidemic prone diseases.
Cannabis cultivation has been reported across Burkina Faso, but is more prevalent along the southern borders, the outskirts of Ouagadougou, near Bobo Dioulasso, and close to Boromo.
El Yazghi was received by President Compaore in Bobo Dioulasso (400 km from Ouagadougou), after the luncheon offered in honor of the personalities invited to the ceremonies marking the fiftieth anniversary of the independence of Burkina Faso.
Every two years the Ministry of Arts, Culture, and Tourism of Burkina Faso organises a National Cultural Week in Bobo Dioulasso. Its main objectives are to develop and promote Burkinabe culture and artists.