Burkina Faso is a tiny country in western Africa and its capital is Ouagadougou. It has its own Ministry of Magic and is the native home of the Runespoor.[1]

Magical education

Burkinabe wizards and witches have the option to attend Uagadou School of Magic.[2]

Magical games and sports

The Burkinabé National Quidditch team competes at the International level, and won the 2006 Quidditch World Cup. The Burkinabé Seeker Joshua Sankara, became the Minister for Magic for Burkina Faso for 2 days before he resigned to continue playing Quidditch.[3]

Magical creatures

  • The Erumpent can be found in Burkina Faso.
  • The Fwooper can be found in Burkina Faso.
  • The Runespoor is native to Burkina Faso.


Notes and references

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