Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa.
The provinces of Burkina Faso are divided into 351 departments (as of 2014 and since local elections of 2012), whose urbanized areas (cities, towns and villages) are grouped into the same commune (municipality) with the same name as the department (the department also covers rural areas, including national natural parks, that are not ruled locally at municipal level, but by the state at departmental level).
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Nayala is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso and is in Boucle du Mouhoun Region.
The regions of Burkina Faso are divided into 45 administrative provinces.
The Saoura is a valley in southwestern Algeria.