Women at National Assembly in Senegal

The adoption in 2010 in Senegal of the Law on male-female parity is paying off! There are now 65 women out of 150 members at the National Assembly, i.e. 43.33% vs 18.03% after the 2007 legislative elections. Below is the composition of the Senegal National Assembly Bureau, with the names of women in pink. 

President: Moustapha Niasse

The 8 vice-presidents:

  • First: Awa Guèye
  • Second: Moustapha Cissé Lô
  • Third: Samba Djouldé Thiam
  • Fourth: Aminata Mbaye
  • Fifth : Yatta Sow
  • Sixth: El Hadji Mansour SyS
  • Seventh: Katy Cissé Wone
  • Eigth: Aimé Assine

Elected secretaries:

  • Amadou Mbéry SyllaMbaye Niang
  • Amath Cissé
  • Ndèye Maguette Niang
  • Abdou Mbow Barthélémy Dias

Parliamentary Administrators

  • First: Daouda Dia
  • Second: Awa Niang