The President

His Excellency Issoufou Mahamadou, President of the Republic of NigerExecutive Summary of Curriculum Vitae
His Excellency Issoufou Mahamadou, President of the Republic of Niger

Date and Place of Birth: 1952, Dandadji, Illela district, region of Tahoua, Niger

Professional Career
7 April 2010: Elected President of the Republic of Niger
17 April 1993-28 September 1994: Prime Minister
18 February 1995- 27 January 1996, Chairman, National Assembly
1976-1980: Professional training, SOMAÏR and COMINAK [mining companies]
1980-1985: Director of Department of Mines, Ministry of Mines and Industry
1985-1986: Secretary General, SOMAÏR
1986-1991: Director of Exploitations, SOMAÏR
1991-1992: Technical Director, SOMAÏR

 


Political Activities
· December 1990-March 2011: President, National Party for Democracy and Socialism (PNDS-Tarraya)

Member of Parliamentary Friendship Group for the Zone of the Americas: United States, Mexico, Brazil,
Venezuela, Canada, Cuba, Argentina

Member of Parliamentary Friendship Group for the European Zone: Greece, Portugal, Italy, England, Spain


Educational Background
October 1968-June 1971: Niamey High School
- 1971 High school diploma, specialization in mathematics and physics
1971-1974: Niamey Center for Higher Education
- 1974, Diploma in Scientific Studies, specialization in mathematics and physics
1974-1975: University of Niamey
- Bachelor of Science, Mathematics
1975-1976: University of Paris VI, Jussieux, Paris, France
- Masters of Science, Mathematics and Basic Applications
1976-1977: École National Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Étienne, Saint-Étienne, France

-Pre-doctoral Diploma, Probability and Statistics
1977-1979, École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, France
- Civil Engineering Diploma, Mining
Professional Training
Attended numerous training courses in Niger, Africa, Europe and United States
Organizational Memberships
1968-1971: Students’ Association, Niamey High School
1971-1973: Students’ Union of Niger
1975-1979: African Students Federation

Awards

Chevalier of the National Order of Niger
Officer of the National Order of Niger
Grand Officer of the National Order of Niger
Commander of the National Order of Niger
Grand Cross of the National Order of Niger, April 2011

 

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Niger: Informations générales

Niger: Informations générales

Le Niger, en forme longue la République du Niger, est un pays d'Afrique de l'Ouest steppique, situé entre l'Algérie, le Bénin, le Burkina Faso, le Tchad, la Libye, le Mali et le Nigeria. La capitale est Niamey. Les habitants sont... Read more

The President

The President

Executive Summary of Curriculum Vitae His Excellency Issoufou Mahamadou, President of the Republic of Niger Date and Place of Birth: 1952, Dandadji, Illela district, region of Tahoua, Niger Professional Career7 April 2010: Elected President of the Republic of Niger17 April 1993-28... Read more

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