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Alpha Mamadou Barry

Minister of Foreign Affairs


Alpha Barry was born on January 1st 1970 in Cote D’Ivoire. He studied journalism and worked as a journalist at Radio France International in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso as well as at Jeune Afrique, another French based news source for topics in Africa. In 2016 Barry was directly appointed by the newly elected Prime Minister of Burkina Faso Paul Kaba Thiéba.