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Burkina Faso (Vol 9, 2012)
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See also Burkina Faso 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018.

Contents Volume 9, 2012.

Burkina Faso experienced a politically quiet year compared with previous years. Two nation-wide elections were conducted peacefully. The dominant ruling party secured its absolute majority in the National Assembly and won two-thirds of all municipal seats, leaving the opposition far behind. Testing its electoral …

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Stroh, Alexander, “Burkina Faso (Vol 9, 2012)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2012_COM_0006>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004255999, ISSN: 1871-2525



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