3rd-4th June 2021

Abuja- Nigeria

Mr Mouhamadou Makhtar Cisse
Minister of Petroleum and Energies, Republic of Senegal

Appointed Minister of Petroleum and Energies of Senegal on April 07, 2019, Mouhamadou Makhtar CISSE is a Doctor in Law and Political Science. Holding a Master’s degree in Finance and Public Management, Mouhamadou Makhtar CISSE, a qualified barrister, graduated from ENAM. Admitted to the entrance examination at the General State Inspectorate in December 2001, he […]

Appointed Minister of Petroleum and Energies of Senegal on April 07, 2019, Mouhamadou Makhtar CISSE is a Doctor in Law and Political Science.

Holding a Master’s degree in Finance and Public Management, Mouhamadou Makhtar CISSE, a qualified barrister, graduated from ENAM.

Admitted to the entrance examination at the General State Inspectorate in December 2001, he left the position of Cabinet Director of the Minister of Fisheries, Sheikh Saadibou FALL, to serve for the Presidency of the Republic for 8 years.

He became:
▪ Director General of Customs in December 2009
▪ Deputy Minister to the Minister of Economy and Finance, in charge of the Budget in 2013
▪ Minister, Cabinet Director of the President of the Republic in 2014
▪ Chief Executive Officer of Senelec from June 2015 to April 2019

Former member of the military Prytanée of Saint-Louis, he holds several decorations:

– Knight of the National Order of Merit
– Knight of the National Order of the Lion
– Medal of Honour of the Senegalese Customs
– Certificate of Merit of the World Customs Organisation
– Medal of Honour of French Customs
– Knight of the National Order of the French Legion of Honour