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... 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal;"> Unfortunately in this peaceful country, violence ensued, and 30 people were killed which breaks my heart. The people here are so beautiful and have lived together so peacefully for a long time, but as a nation they were angry at Blaise for corrupting their democracy.
On Friday, a few more people ...
... by saying our full name, the city we are from and what we want to study. This guy remembered everything!
After our class we drove back into the city but had to stop about two or three blocks away from our compound due to blockades on the roads. So we had to walk. The people of Burkina were protesting again, so there were burning tires in the roads and the sky was black ...
... upstairs to
the mens bedroom. This was about the same size but had the top of the
chimney in the floor so it would be much warmer. There was a door
leaving here to take you to a covered section with an open wall for
sitting in and this also led to the lounge roof which made an open
terrace. Here there was another hole in the roof to let light into
the lounge below. In addition on the outside edge there was a
staircase made ...
... the mine is filled with lots of drugs and drink and crime. A hard and sad life for the women. I understand from our guide that life expectancy in Burkina Faso is somewhere between 50 and 60 years of age in general, but it must be much less for those in the mining areas I think.
About 55-60% of kids go to school, but schooling is only funded to high school. After that, the government pays for the high school teachers salaries, but everything else is paid ...
... on 31st December 2010 we arrived in the 2nd city around lunchtime, parking up at the train station. Fortunately myself and a couple of other were able to find a good drinks wholesaler and I picked up a couple of crates of very reasonable (under 1£ a pint) beer which turned out to be Germain lager - but nevertheless did very nicely for the evening - even better when chilled in our eskie fridge with fresh ice!
After borrowing one of the trolleys to wheel the stash ...
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