Pape Malick Ndao is, since 2 January 2014, prefect of Saraya department located in the Kedougou region. Over two years, the prefect is in use in this part of Senegal Oriental where he replaced Mouhamadou Moctar Watt. The civil administrator previously served as Assistant to the Governor for Administrative Affairs of the Matam region. Pape Malick Ndao was appointed to this position on January 31, 2013. At the moment he came for promotion since he had to maintain Governorate development issues in the Kolda region. Currently he is in charge of the local executive Saraya department.