Macky Sall

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Macky Sall
Macky Sall - 2008.jpg
4th President of Senegal
Assumed office
2 April 2012
Prime Minister Abdoul Mbaye
Aminata Touré
Mohamed Dionne
Preceded by Abdoulaye Wade
Prime Minister of Senegal
In office
21 April 2004 – 19 June 2007
President Abdoulaye Wade
Preceded by Idrissa Seck
Succeeded by Cheikh Hadjibou Soumaré
President of the National Assembly
In office
20 June 2007 – 9 November 2008
Preceded by Pape Diop
Succeeded by Mamadou Seck
Mayor of Fatick
In office
1 April 2009 – 2 April 2012
Deputy Famara Sarr
Preceded by Doudou Ngom
Succeeded by Famara Sarr
In office
1 June 2002 – 9 November 2008
Deputy Souleymane Ndéné Ndiaye
Preceded by Doudou Ngom
Succeeded by Doudou Ngom
Personal details
Born (1961-12-11) 11 December 1961 (age 56)
Fatick, Senegal
Political party Senegalese Democratic Party (Before 2008)
Alliance for the Republic (2008–present)
Spouse(s) Mareme Faye Sall
Alma mater Cheikh Anta Diop University[source?]
Institute of French Petroleum
Religion Islam

Macky Sall (born 11 December 1961[1]) is a Senegalese politician. He has been President of Senegal since April 2012.

Under President Abdoulaye Wade, Sall was Prime Minister of Senegal from April 2004 to June 2007 and President of the National Assembly of Senegal from June 2007 to November 2008.[2] He was the Mayor of Fatick from 2002 to 2008 and from 2009 to 2012.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Official Senegalese government page for Sall" (in French). 2006. Archived from the original on 27 March 2007. Retrieved 12 February 2007. 
  2. "Les anciens présidents de l'Assemblée nationale" [Former Presidents of the National Assembly] (in French). Senegalese government website. Archived from the original on 16 November 2008. Retrieved 23 November 2008.