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President of Republic Presides over Flag-Raising Ceremony

Nouakchott,  28/11/2021
The President of the Republic, His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani, presided over, Saturday at the presidential palace, the flag-raising ceremony as part of events commemorating the 61st anniversary of the national independence.

The ceremony took place in the presence of the Prime Minister, Mr. Mohamed Ould Bilal, the Speaker of the National Assembly, MP Cheikh Ould Baya, the President of the Constitutional Council, Mr. Diallo Mamadou Bathia, the leader of the Democratic Opposition, Mr. Ibrahim Ould Bekaye, former president Mohamed Khouna Ould Haidalla, and prime ministers, the governor of Western Nouakchott, government members, director of the President’s Cabinet, heads of Constitutional institutions, Army and security chiefs of staff, representative of political parties and unions, members of diplomatic corps, representative of international organizations accredited to Mauritania, military attaches of embassies, and high-profile personalities in the country.

The President of the Republic, accompanied by the Minister of National Defence and the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, reviewed detachments of the army, navy and air, the national gendarmerie, the national guard and the military band who came to pay tribute before greeting the senior officers of the armed and security forces.
His Excellency then greeted the Minister Secretary General of the Presidency of the Republic, the members of the government, the presidents of the constitutional institutions, the chiefs of staff of the armed and security forces, senior officers and high-profile personalities in the country.

The President of the Republic then followed the flag-raising ceremony before decorating with the medal of:

- Commander of the National Order of Merit
Major General Mohamed Baba Ahmed, Assistant Commander of the National Guard
Major General Mohamed Vall Mayif, Assistant Commander of the National Gendarmerie

- Officer of the National Order of Merit
Major General Mohamed Cheikh Boide, Special Forces Commander
Major General Ahmed Sidi Ely Bouha, former director of the military hospital
Colonel Sid'Ahmed Lek-hal, commander 3rd mobile gendarmerie group
Late Mohameden Bah Hamed, represented by Ahmed Mohameden
Late Camara Saydou Boubou, represented by Fatou Mata Camara Saydou Camara

- Knight of the National Order of Merit
Mr. Mohamed Sidi Malick, Vice-President of the Supreme Court
Mr. Ngame Yahya, former Ambassador
Colonel Mohamed M'barek Hemeidi, Deputy Inspector General of the Armed Forces and Security
Central Inspector Sidi Mohamed Mohamed Sidi Moctar, Head of Customs Office of Nouakchott/Port
Mr. Idrissa Amadou Niang, Director of External Debt
Mr .Cheikhna Ould Idoumou, Chairman of the competitive Exams Committee
Late Mohamed El Moustapha Ould Beder dine, represented by his son Sidati Bedre Dine
Mr. Mohamed Abdelahy Moustapha, Public Prosecutor of The Republic of Nouakchott West
Engineer Ahmed Mohamed Abba, IT Director (Ministry of Finance)
Late Mohamed Ahmed Salem Salk, represented by his daughter Hindou Mohamed Salek Bay Makha

- National Recognition Medal
Lieutenant-Colonel doctor, Habibetou Thiam, gynecologist at the military hospital
Inspector Zoubeida Mint Hayine, Head of Department DPAF/DGSN
Chief Warrant Officer Taleb Abdellahi, Chief information officer, Department of National Defence
Mr. Djibril Amadou Diop, Regional Delegate Nouakchott West
Late Naha Mohamed Lemine Seyidi, represented by her daughter Rabab Kader Hachem
Mr. Nagi Ould Moctar, Head of RAC Atar Department

- First Class Medal of Honor
Adjutant Mrayamou Mohamed Allaf cs housing/DIRCAB/staff guard
State Nurse Bba M'barek M'barek

- Second Class Medal of Honor
Brigadier-Chief Police Oumar Boubou, Chief Division DRS Tiris-Zemmour
Mr. Brahima Mouloud Salem, Director of ethmane School in M'bout
Mr. Amed Ould Kharachi, Director of Melgue School/Aghoratt Commune/Kiffa

-Third Class Medal of Honor
Adjutant El Moctar Jeddou Sidi Baba, Chief Mechanical Section Garage Gendarmerie
Ms. Aïchetou Ntelle Soueilem, cleaner at the Ministry of Health
Mr. Elemine Ould Bechir, driver in the Trarza region
2nd class Ahmed Mohamed Khouiedem, presidential security group.

Last modification : 28/11/2021 15:13:31