United Nations Square in Ouagadougou. Ouagadougou is the capital of Burkina Faso and the administrative, communications, cultural and economic centre of the nation. It is also the country's largest city, with a population of (as of
What is the capital like? Ouagadougou is the capital and most momentous city in Burkina Faso. It is its country's administrative, communications, cultural and economic center. It is the country's largest city.