Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

Prime Minister of Burkina Faso
Born Apr 25, 1957

Roch Marc Christian Kaboré is a Burkinabe politician who was President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso from 2002 to 2012. He also served as President of the Congress for Democracy and Progress (CDP).

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1957 Birth Born in 1957.
1962 5 Years Old Kabore was born in Ouagadougou, the capital city of Burkina Faso. He started in 1962 as a pupil his primary school and obtained his CEP in 1968 (Certificate of Primary School). … Read More


1968 11 Years Old From 1968 to 1975, Roch Marc Christian studyied to get a BEPC in 1972 and his Baccalaureate in 1975 which allowed him to enter university.
1975 18 Years Old He attended the University of Dijon in France. There, in 1975 he followed the Economic Science program to get his Bachelor's degree in 1979.


1980 23 Years Old After that he started the university third program cycle to get in 1980 the DESS, the diploma of superior studies in management. … Read More
1984 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Kabore worked as a banker for the International Bank of Burkina (BIB). He was eventually promoted to the head of the company. In 1984, at 27 years old, he was named the General Director of the BIB, and stayed in this position for five years.


1996 39 Years Old Special Advisor of the President of Burkina Faso From February 1996 to June 1997 Elected as a member of the National Assembly for the CDP Party May 11, 1997 Elected as the National Secretary of the CDP Party August 1999


2002 45 Years Old 1 More Event
On June 6, 2002, he was elected as President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso, succeeding Mélégué Maurice Traoré. … Read More
2003 46 Years Old Elected President of the CDP Party August 2003 In the May 2007 parliamentary election, Kaboré was re-elected to the National Assembly as the first candidate on the CDP's national list. … Read More
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