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Burkina Faso

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

Date of Birth: 25 April 1957
Place of Birth: Ouagadougou


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French lessons from Kabul

He has extensively consulted Sahelian partners particularly his trusted allies Presidents Mohamed Bazoum Mohamed Ould Cheikh el Ghazouani and Roch Kaboré of Niger Mauritania and Burkina Faso respectively over the shape of the redeployment (AC Vol 62 No 15 Burkina without Barkhane)...

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Burkina without Barkhane

At the beginning of July a furious public reaction to the atrocity led President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré to sack Defence Minister Cherif Sy and Security Minister Ousseni Compaoré and take the portfolios for himself...


Sankara's ghost

As President Roch Kaboré's government argues about the treatment of exiled former president Blaise Compaoré the military courts seem determined to throw the book at him...


Blaise plots comeback

Eddie Komboïgo Compaoré's political heir and leader of his ruling party the Congrès pour la démocratie et le progrès (CDP) has said that President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré made him a personal promise to facilitate the former leader's return from exile 'within six months' on the understanding that Compaoré stays out of politics...


Not so Roch solid

The Commission électorale nationale indépendante (CENI) led by former journalist Newton Ahmed Barry had just formally given President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré 57...


Parties campaign as jihadists advance

The ruling Mouvement du peuple pour le progrès (MPP) decided to no great surprise in July to declare the president Roch Marc Christian Kaboré its candidate for the forthcoming poll...


Crisis summit as insurgents head south

France's President Emmanuel Macron and Spain's Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez each made their first post-lockdown foreign trips to the summit along with African Union Chairman Moussa Faki Mahamat to join regional presidents: Burkina Faso's Roch Marc Christian Kaboré; Chad's Idris Déby Itno; Mali's Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta; Niger's Mahamadou Issoufou; Mauritania's Ghazouani...


Sahel summit's fighting talk

'We are going to prioritise the need to fight against Islamic State in the Greater Sahara in the three frontiers ' Burkina Faso's President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré announced after three hours of talks at the 13 January G5 Sahel-France summit in Pau southern France...


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