Abdoulaye Wade

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Abdoulaye Wade
Abdoulaye Wade (1).jpg
3rd President of Senegal
In office
1 April 2000 – 2 April 2012
Prime Minister Moustapha Niasse
Mame Madior Boye
Idrissa Seck
Macky Sall
Cheikh Hadjibou Soumaré
Souleymane Ndéné Ndiaye
Preceded by Abdou Diouf
Succeeded by Macky Sall
Personal details
Born (1926-05-29) 29 May 1926 (age 92)
Kébémer, French Sudan
(now Senegal)
Political party Senegalese Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Viviane Wade[1]
Children Karim
Religion Sunni Islam[source?]

Abdoulaye Wade (born 29 May 1926)[2][3] is a Senegalese politician. He was the third President of Senegal, serving from 2000 to 2012.

References[change | change source]

  1. Laura Bush hosts Viviane Wade The White House, 6 December 2004
  2. World Leaders 2003: Senegal: Personal Background, Encyclopedia of the Nations.
  3. Nossiter, Adam (January 27, 2012). "Senegal Court Says President Can Run Again". The New York Times. Retrieved 30 January 2012.