Burkina Faso: Appointment of a new President of the Constitutional Council

The President of the Transition, Head of State, of Burkina Faso, presided on April 11, 2023, the solemn swearing-in hearing of the new President of the Constitutional Council, Me Barthélemy KERE, he thus replaces Judge Kassoum Kambou, died in February 2022. The interim was provided by Mr BOURAIMA.

Lawyer by profession, Me Barthélemy KERE, former President of the Bar Association of Burkina Faso, was President of the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI), Minister of Justice and Human Rights, in charge of Relations with Institutions, seals.

It should be recalled that the Constitutional Council of Burkina Faso has been a founding member of the CJCA since 2011.