The Info List - Mohammed Dionne

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MAHAMMED BOUN ABDALLAH DIONNE (born 22 September 1959) is a Senegalese politician who has served as the Prime Minister of Senegal since 6 July 2014. He is the third prime minister appointed by President Macky Sall
Macky Sall
. Dionne served at the Central Bank of West African States , the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (ONUDI), and as the President's adviser before his appointment as prime minister. He is a computer engineer by training.


Dionne was working as an engineer specializing in applied economics, and worked in a West African bank and the Senegalese Embassy in France. He served as president of the National Assembly from 2004 to 2008. Prior to his appointment as prime minister, he served as the minister in charge for the implementation of Emerging Senegal
Plan (PSE) from March to July 2014, a economic and social development plan to make the country an emerging economy by 2035.

He headed the national candidate list of Benno Bokk Yaakaar, the coalition supporting President Sall, in the July 2017 parliamentary election .


* ^ A B Ba, Diadie; Bate Felix (Jul 6, 2014). "Technocrat Mohammed Dionne named Senegal\'s prime minister: state tv". Reuters. Retrieved 11 August 2014. * ^ "Presidential aide named Senegal\'s new PM". Al Jazeera. 10 Jul 2014. Retrieved 11 August 2014. * ^ "Sénégal : Mohamed Dionne nommé Premier ministre par Macky Sall " (in French). Le Point Afrique. 19 August 2014. * ^ "Législatives : Les listes de Benno Bokk Yaakaar", Seneweb, 10 June 2017 (in French).


Preceded by Aminata Touré PRIME MINISTER OF SENEGAL 2014–present INCUMBENT

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Prime Ministers of Senegal

* Dia * abolished, 1962-70 * Diouf * Thiam * Niasse * * abolished, 1983-91 * Thiam * Loum * Niasse * Boye * Seck * Sall * Soumaré * Ndiaye * Mbaye * Touré * Dionne