Mahammed Dionne

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Mahammed Dionne
Prime Minister of Senegal
In office
6 July 2014 – 14 May 2019
PresidentMacky Sall
Preceded byAminata Touré
Succeeded byAmadou Ba (2022)
Personal details
Born(1959-09-22)22 September 1959
Gossas, French West Africa (now Senegal)
Died5 April 2024(2024-04-05) (aged 64)
Paris, France
Political partyAlliance for the Republic
Alma materNational Conservatory of Arts
and Crafts

Pierre Mendès-France University

Mahammed Boun Abdallah Dionne (22 September 1959 – 5 April 2024) was a Senegalese politician. He was the Prime Minister of Senegal from 2014 to 2019. He is the third prime minister appointed by President Macky Sall.[1] He was the last prime minister of the country.

Dionne died on April 5, 2024, in Paris, where he had been sent to for medical treatment in the middle of his election campaign. He was 64.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Ba, Diadie; Felix, Bate (6 Jul 2014). "Technocrat Mohammed Dionne named Senegal's prime minister: state tv". Reuters. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 11 August 2014.
  2. Presse, AFP-Agence France. "Former Senegal Prime Minister And Presidential Candidate Dies". Retrieved 2024-04-05.
  3. Sénégal : décès de M. Dionne, ex-Premier ministre qui était candidat à la présidentielle (in French)