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Diplomatic Representation for Burkina Faso


Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
September 9, 2011
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(Formerly UPPER VOLTA, Republic of Upper Volta)

 

DATE

NAME/MISSION

April 17, 1961 EMBASSY OPENED
   
March 22, 1961 Frederic Guirma, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
April 17, 1961 Ambassador E. and P.
   
December 7, 1962 Boureima John Kabore, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
January 18, 1963 Ambassador E. and P.
   
September 23, 1966 Paul Rouamba, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
October 3, 1966 Ambassador E. and P.
   
August 9, 1972 Telesphore Yaguibou, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
September 7, 1972 Ambassador E. and P.
   
September 14, 1981 Mr. Denis G. Nikiema, Counselor, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
   
November 13, 1981 Tiemoko Marc Garango, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
December 8, 1981 Ambassador E. and P.
   
May 25, 1983 Denis G. Nikiema, Counselor, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
   
January 17, 1984 Doulaye Corentin Ki, Appt. Ambassador E. and P.
March 13, 1984 Ambassador E. and P.
   
March 3, 1986 Leandre B. Bassole, Appt.
March 11, 1986 Ambassador E. and P.
   
March 14, 1988 Paul Desire Kabore, Appt.
March 22, 1988 Ambassador E. and P.
   
October 19, 1993 Gaetan Rimwanguiya Ouderaogo
December 9, 1993 Ambassador E. and P.
   
August 4, 1984 The Republic of Upper Volta changed its name to Burkina Faso
   
December 10, 1997 Bruno Nongoma Zidouemba, Appt.
March 16, 1998 Ambassador E. and P.
   
January 14, 2002 Tertius Zongo, Appt.
February 14, 2002 Ambassador E. and P.
   
January 14, 2008 Parmanga Ernest Yonli, Appt.
January 23, 2008 Ambassador E. and P.
   
September 2, 2011 Seydou Bouda, Appt.
September 9, 2011 Ambassador E. and P.

 

Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary



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