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Cathedral of Ouagadougou

The Archdiocese of Ouagadougou is the Metropolitan See for the Ecclesiastical province of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso.

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History

Special churches

The seat of the archbishop is Cathédrale de l’Immaculée Conception in Ouagadougou.

Leadership

  • Metropolitan Archbishops of Ouagadougou (Roman rite)
    • Archbishop Jean-Marie Untaani Compaoré since 1995.06.10
    • Cardinal Paul Zoungrana, M. Afr. 1960.04.08 – 1995.06.10
    • Archbishop Émile-Joseph Socquet, M. Afr. 1955.09.14 – 1960.01.12
  • Vicars Apostolic of Ouagadougou (Roman rite)
    • Archbishop Émile-Joseph Socquet, M. Afr. 1949.09.16 – 1955.09.14
    • Bishop Joanny Thévenoud, M. Afr. 1921.07.08 – 1949.09.16

Suffragan Diocese

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