Pastor We Support in Burkina Faso
Praise International provides support for 1 pastor and his family through the gracious donations of our ministry partners.
Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa bordered by Mali to the northwest, Niger to the northeast, Benin to the southeast, Togo and Ghana to the south, and the Ivory Coast to the southwest.
As of 2021, the country had an estimated population of 20,321,378
The country has a strong culture and is geographically biodiverse, with plentiful reserves of gold, manganese, copper, and limestone. Burkinabè art has a rich and long history and is globally renowned for its orthodox style. The country is governed as a semi-presidential republic with executive, legislative and judicial powers. Burkina Faso is a member of the United Nations.
During the 2019 census, 64 percent of the population declared themselves to be Islamic with 26 percent Christian.