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Andry Rajoelina

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Andry Rajoelina
President of Madagascar
Assumed office
16 December 2023
Prime MinisterChristian Ntsay
Preceded byRichard Ravalomanana (Acting)
In office
19 January 2019 – 10 September 2023
Prime MinisterChristian Ntsay
Preceded byRivo Rakotovao (Acting)
Succeeded byChristian Ntsay (Acting)
In office
17 March 2009 – 25 January 2014
Prime MinisterMonja Roindefo
Eugène Mangalaza
Cécile Manorohanta (Acting)
Albert Camille Vital
Omer Beriziky
Preceded byMarc Ravalomanana
Succeeded byHery Rajaonarimampianina
President of the High Transitional Authority of Madagascar
In office
17 March 2009 – 25 January 2014
Prime MinisterMonja Roindefo
Eugène Mangalaza
Cécile Manorohanta (Acting)
Albert Camille Vital
Omer Beriziky
Preceded byOffice established
Succeeded byOffice abolished
Personal details
Born (1974-05-30) 30 May 1974 (age 50)
Antsirabe, Madagascar
Political partyYoung Malagasies Determined
Spouse(s)Mialy Rajoelina née Razakandisa (m. 2000)
Websitewww.andry-rajoelina.org

Andry Nirina Rajoelina (Malagasy: [ˈjanɖʐʲ nʲˈrinə radzoˈel]; born 30 May 1974) is a politician and businessman. He is was 6th President of Madagascar since December 2023. He was previously president from January 2019 to September 2023.

He was the Mayor of Antananarivo from December 2007 to February 2009, and President of the High Transitional Authority of Madagascar from 21 March 2009 to 25 January 2014.

In June 2023, the revelation of French nationality led to the opening of a parliamentary inquiry, followed by the questioning of the High Constitutional Court by a group of citizens of the Malagasy diaspora in France.[1].

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