Decree No. 2013 - 1262 23 September 2013 Decree No. 2013-1262 23 September 2013 on the powers of the Minister of the Armed Forces.
The President of the Republic, pursuant to the Constitution;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1218 September 1, 2013 appointing the Prime Minister;
Having regard to Decree No. 2013 - 1223 of September 2, 2013 on the composition of the Government.
Having regard to Decree No. 2013-1225, 4 September 2013 on the distribution of the services of the State and control of public institutions, national companies and companies with public participation between the Presidency of the Republic, the Prime Minister's Office and ministries;
On the proposal of the Prime Minister.
Decrees: Article 1. -In the framework of the policy defined by the head of State, the Armed Forces Minister has for mission to ensure, under the authority of the Prime Minister, the Organization, operation, equipment and supplies to the armies which the President of the Republic is the supreme leader.
It prepares and applies the policy defined by the head of State in defence of the national territory and respect for the international commitments signed by Senegal.
It ensures that the Armed Forces have an operational level enabling them to respond to decisions taken by the head of State.
S. 2. - the Prime Minister and the Minister of the Armed Forces are responsible, each in relation to the implementation of this Decree which shall be published in the Official Journal.
Made in Dakar, September 23, 2013, by the President of the Republic: Macky SALL.
Prime Minister Aminata TOURE.