|Prime Minister of Burkina Faso|
18 April 2011
|Preceded by||Tertius Zongo|
|Born||4 June 1954
Tenkodogo, Upper Volta
(now Burkina Faso)
|Political party||Congress for Democracy and Progress|
|Alma mater||University of Dakar
University of Ouagadougou
Luc-Adolphe Tiao (born 1954) is the Prime Minister of Burkina Faso. He began his term as Prime minister in 2011. His predecessor was Tertius Zongo. Before he was prime minister, Tiao studied to be a priest. Tiao resigned in December 27, 2012, but President of Burkina Faso Blaise Compaoré reappointed him as Prime Minister three days later.
References[change | change source]
- Malika Groga-Bada, "Burkina Faso : Luc Adolphe Tiao, le joker de Blaise Compaoré", Jeune Afrique, 10 May 2011 (French).