Ibrahim Traore is the current president of Burkina Faso. Born Jan 1988.
He is currently the youngest head of state in the world.
He went to the university of Ougadougou where he graduated with honors.
He joined the Burkina Faso Army in 2009 where he quickly rose in ranks.
He was sent to Morocco for anti-craft training.
He subsequently came back and was put in charge of an infantry in Kaya
He was involved in the Mali W.a.r. and also helped to suppress the j.i.h.a.d.i.st uprising in Burkina Faso.

Traore was part of the group of Army officers that supported the January 2022 Burkina Faso coup d’etat and brought the patriotic movement for safeguard and restoration military junta to power.

This came after a large section of young army soldiers became dissatisfied with the government and the performance of Paul -henri Sandaogo Damiba.

Following the coup, Ibrahim Traore assumed the office the supreme Head of state, supreme Head of armed forces.

In 2023 the government of Traore expelled the france forces that was assisting in the fight against j.i.h.a.d.i.s.t insurgency.

Traore idea is to unite Mali and Guinea and if The Three happened to hit an agreement it will be the largest territory ruled by military junta.

During the recent visit to Russia where they met Putin. Traore expressed dissatisfaction with the way in which African continent is poor despite having all resources enough to make us super power continent.