Burkina Faso authorities appointed Lt Col Isaac Zida as a transitional prime minister after the army officer declared himself head of state on Tuesday, reports the BBC.
The agreement states that Zida will assume power over a yearlong transition to elections The newly appointed head of state is expected to hold talks on forming a transitional government.
See our earlier posts:
Burkina Faso announces interim president (17 November 2014)
African Union issues ultimatum to Burkina Faso army (03 Nov 2014)