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Expo 2023 Doha Celebrates Burkina Faso National Day

February 19, 2024

Expo 2023 Doha recently celebrated Burkina Faso's National Day, attended by esteemed and distinguished figures from both countries, including Expo 2023 Doha Commissioner General Ambassador Bader Omar al-Dafa, along with various officials, ambassadors, and diplomats from Qatar.

The event featured a cultural performance that highlighted Burkina Faso's musical traditions, particularly focusing on the Balafon instrument. This showcase was a part of the broader aim to showcase the cultural richness and friendly nature of Burkina Faso and its people. The program included performances of traditional music and singing, with rhythms passed down through generations, reflecting aspects of the culture and traditions of West African countries.

Following the celebration, participating officials embarked on a tour of the Burkina Faso pavilion, located in the International Zone of Expo 2023 Doha. Visitors had the chance to explore the natural wonders and rich culture of Burkina Faso and embark on a journey to the past to discover the country's most beautiful sites.

Burkina Faso's participation in Expo 2023 Doha showcased the authentic values of its people but also reaffirmed its status as a melting pot of cultural and sporting events in Africa. This participation provides a unique opportunity for visitors to delve into the landmarks of the country, emphasizing its role as a cinematic, craft, and sporting hub on the African continent.

Through this celebration, Expo 2023 Doha continues to foster international understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures, showcasing the beauty and heritage of countries like Burkina Faso to the world.

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