respectively Deputy Governor for Administrative Affairs of the Kedougou region and the Kaffrine , Papa El Hadji Madické Drame became prefect of Bambey department with the appointment of Cabinet of 11 September 2014. The name of the prefect proved the general public during the announcement of the work of the construction of the highway - Thies Touba. When the mayors of surrounding localities Bambey department had cried foul. They denounced a non-inclusive approach Papa El Hadji Madické Drame in the project. The prefect was quick to make the clarification befitting to hold harmless. The highway - Thies Touba is financed by China to the tune of 418 billion CFA francs, is to facilitate the access of Touba mainly at the Grand Magal of Touba.