List of heads of state of Burkina Faso

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President of Burkina Faso
Président du Burkina Faso
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Presidential Standard
Roch Marc Christian Kaboré.jpg
Roch Marc Christian Kaboré

since 29 December 2015
ResidenceKossyam Palace
Term length5 years
Inaugural holderMaurice Yaméogo
Formation5 August 1960

This is a list of heads of state of Burkina Faso since the Republic of Upper Volta gained independence from France in 1960 to the present day.

A total of eight people have served as head of state of Upper Volta/Burkina Faso (not counting three Transitional Heads of State/Presidents and one Acting President in rebellion).

The current head of state of Burkina Faso is the President of the Republic Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, since 29 December 2015.

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