Pape Oumar SAKHOConstitutional Council: President of Constitutional Council
- Terms of Office: 26 juin 2015
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BiographyThe appointment of Pape Oumar Sakho, June 26, 2015, ended the vacancy in the presidency of the Constitutional Council, six months after the death of Cheikh Tidiane Diakhate. The corridors of the courts are not foreign to the magistrate in charge to arbitrate and decide the right in parliamentary and presidential elections. Appointed 66, Pape Oumar Sakho shells 37 years of experience in Senegalese judiciary. In the exercise of its function, the President of the Constitutional Council has been investigating judge and president of the labor court in Tambacounda, judge at the regional court and the court of Kaolack Senior Dakar. Pape Oumar Sakho was, thereafter, advise the Dakar Court of Appeal before being Director of Civil Affairs and Pardons at the Ministry of Justice. Leaving for a moment the judiciary, it was twice Chief of Staff of the Minister of Justice. Conversion that did not last. In March 2006, the magistrate wins the presidency of the Supreme Court. After two years, Pape Oumar Sakho is supplemented in this post by Mamadou Camara Badio. However, these skills underpin his appointment to the Constitutional Council where he will managera decisions applicable without any appeal to public authorities, administrative and judicial authorities.