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Burkina Faso

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

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


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The warning from Ouagadougou

Leading members of the ruling Congrès pour la démocratie et le progrès (CDP) such as former party chief and ex-Chairman of the Assemblée Nationale Roch Marc Christian Kaboré and former mayor of Ouagadougou Simon Compaoré had peeled off and formed a new party Mouvement du peuple pour le progrès (MMP)...


Tight spot for Blaise

Led by former CDP leaders Roch Marc Christian Kaboré Salif Diallo and Simon Compaoré the party is building up a strong national following...


Blaise wants compromise

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré is the President of the new Mouvement du peuple pour le progrès (MPP) with Salif Diallo and Simon Compaoré as first and second Vice-Presidents (AC Vol 55 No 2 Rising up against Compaoré)...


Rising up against Compaoré

Salif Diallo the former Agriculture Minister and a founder member of the Congrès pour la démocratie et le progrès Roch Marc Christian Kaboré CDP Chairman until March 2012 and National Assembly President and Simon Compaoré (no relation) Mayor of Ouagadougou until January 2012 issued a joint statement on 4 January taking issue with Compaoré's 11 December declaration on term limits...

Soro is an old friend of both Blaise Compaoré and Roch Kaboré...


Keeping up with the Compaorés

Most notable among them are a former party chief and ex-Chairman of the National Assembly Roch Marc Christian Kaboré who was gradually squeezed out of the party last year and former Agriculture Minister Salif Diallo who is dead against the rise of François and works in Niger as an advisor to President Mahamadou Issoufou...


A brutal family business

One main clan is led by the party President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré another by its Secretary General Ouagadougou Mayor Simon Compaoré with former Agriculture Minister Salif Diallo...


Waiting in the wings

After President Blaise Compaoré and Prime Minister Tertius Zongo Burkina Faso's most senior politician is Roch Marc Christian Kaboré National Assembly Speaker and Chairman of the National Executive of the ruling Congrès pour la Démocratie et le Progrès...


Whodunit?

In Abidjan sources close to ex-Premier (1995) Roch Marc-Christian Kaboré say this will be Compaoré's last term 'to avoid sinking in the club of those with more than 20 years in power'...


Francophone friends

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré Ouedraogo' s immediate predecessor was sacked in February allegedly for taking too overt an interest in the presidency...


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