Burkinabé President Roch Kaboré to be sworn-in on Monday

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Burkinabe president Roch Marc Christian Kaboré will probably be sworn in on the Sports Palace of Ouaga on Monday December 28.

The inaugural ceremony will probably be held beneath special security preparations and adherence to security protocols.

Because of the pandemic, there can be restricted number of the individuals on the 5,000 capacity stadium, based on the Minister for Overseas Affairs and Cooperation, Alpha Barry.

No more than 1,500 individuals can be allowed to attend the ceremony, he stated. About 20 heads of states have been invited.

Barry stated each of the delegates has acquired briefing on safety tips and have to be in possession of a unfavorable covid-19 outcomes earlier than getting into the nation.

On Friday December 18, the Constitutional Council of Burkina Faso validated the re-election of President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, with 57.74% of the votes within the first spherical of elections, paving the best way for his second five-year term.

In line with the Constitutional Council, President Kaboré "obtained 1,654,229 votes, or 57.74%, slightly less than the 57.87% introduced by the Unbiased Electoral Commission (Ceni) on November 26.

The opposition denounced a ballot marred by irregularities.

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