Burkina Faso Local Leaders

Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
Female Burkina Faso Local Leaders

Also see Burkina Faso Ministers

1987-? High Commissioner for Ougadougou N.N.

1987-? High Commissioner for a province N.N.

1995-96 Prefcet Ruth Yaméogo née Sawadogo, Department of Saaba in l’Oubritenga
1996-97 Secretary General of the Province of Bam and Prefect of Kongoussi
1997-2002 High Commissioner of the Province du Kadiogo
2002-04 High Commissioner of the Province du Bazèga
2004-08 Governor of Region Plateau Central
Mother of 5 children. (b. 1960-)

Before 2000- Vice-Mayor of Ougadougo and Councillor for Economy and Finance Kyemtore née Kamboy Yéri Adèle

Before 2000- Mayor of Bogodoge Drabo née Ouedraogo Zenabou

2004-08 Governor Fatimata Legma née Zetyenga, Region Centre-Nord
2008-09 Governor of Region Cascades
Also known as Legma Zetiyenga Fatimata.

2004-08 Governor Pauline Marie Antoinette Hien Winkoun née Somé, Region Centre-Sud
Ambassador to Tunisia since 2008.

2008-11 Governor Viviane Yolande Compaoré-Ouedraogo, Region Nord
Former MP.

2009-11 Governor Karimatou Jocelyne Vokouma née Boussari, Region Cascades
Civil servant. 

2011- Governor Mariam Diallo née Zoromé, Region Centre-Nord 

2011- Governor Maïmouna Ouattara epousé Thiombiano, Region Centre-Sud 

2011- Governor Kadidia Zampalégré née Sanogo, Region Sud-Ouest


Last updated 16.06.11