Presidency of the Republic Decree No. 2015 - 1700 of October 21, 2015 Decree No. 2015-1700 on October 21, 2015, bringing elevation to the dignity of Grand Officer of the national order of the Lion to foreign title President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution, including in articles 43 and 76;
Mindful of Decree No. 72-24 of January 11, 1972, establishing the Code of the national order of the Lion, as amended;
Having regard to Decree No. 2012 - October 31, 2012 1169 appointing Grand Chancellor of the national order of the Lion;
Pursuant to Decree No. 2013 - 329 March 03, 2013 on reappointment and appointment of the members of the Council of the order;
Having regard to Decree No. 2014 - 845 06 July 2014 appointing the Prime Minister;
Having regard to Decree No. 2015 - 855 of 22 June 2015 on the composition of the Government.
On presentation of the Grand Chancellor of the national order of the Lion, decreed: Article 1. -Is elevated to the dignity of Grand Officer:-His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed AL NAHYAN, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federation of the United Arab Emirates, born April 30, 1972 in Abu Dhabi.
S. 2 - the Minister for Foreign Affairs and for Senegalese living abroad and Grand Chancellor of the national order of the Lion are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, October 21, 2015 Macky SALL by the President of the Republic: Prime Minister Mahammed Boun Abdallah DIONNE