Decree No. 2013-880 June 20, 2013 Decree No. 2013-880 June 20, 2013 bearing elevation to the dignity of Grand' cross of the order of merit to foreign title.
The President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution, particularly articles 43 and 76;
Mindful of Decree No. 71-652 of 9 June 1971, regulating the order of merit, as amended;
Considering Decree No. 2012-427 April 3, 2012, appointing the Prime Minister;
Considering Decree No. 2012 - 1169 October 31, 2012, appointing the Grand Chancellor of the national order of the Lion.
Mindful of Decree No. 2013-277 of February 14, 2013, concerning the composition of the Government;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013-329 March 3, 2013, reappointment and appointment of the members of the Council of the order;
On presentation of the Chancellor of the national order of merit;
Decrees: Article 1. (- Is raised to the dignity of Grand' cross: - Mr Guillaume Kigbafori Soro, president of the National Assembly of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, born May 8, 1972, Kofiple Côte - Ferkessedougou).
S. 2 - the Minister of Foreign Affairs and of Senegalese living abroad, and the Chancellor of the order of merit are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, June 20, 2013, by the President of the Republic: Macky SALL Prime Minister Abdoul MBAYE.