Burkina Faso Flag | National Flag of Burkina Faso

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Burkina Faso Flag | National Flag of Burkina Faso

The Burkina Faso flag was officially adopted on August 4, 1984.The red symbolizes the recent revolution, the green the abundance of natural riches and the yellow star the guiding light of that revolution.The flag of Burkina Faso consists of two horizontal stripes in red and green colors and a golden star located in the center of the flag on the borderline of these stripes. The colors used are typical examples of pan-African colors, however, the official explanation says that the red symbolizes the socialist revolution and that the green color stands for natural wealth of the country.