Decree n ° 2013-604 of May 8, 2013 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;
Having regard to Decree No. 2012 - 427 of April 3, 2012 concerning the appointment of the Prime Minister;
Considering Decree No. 2012 - 1169 October 31, 2012, appointing the Grand Chancellor.
Considering 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 Grand Chancellor of the order of merit, Decreete: Article 1. -Is elevated to the dignity of Grand Officer:-Mr Christian Noyer, Governor of the Bank of France, born 06 October 1950 in soisy (Val-d'Oise).
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, may 8, 2013, by the President of the Republic: Macky SALL Prime Minister Abdoul MBAYE.