President Abdel Aziz changes key positions in reshuffle
President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has made a number of changes to his senior ministers in a reshuffle which took place on Tuesday.
The list of the new ministerial posts as published on the Agence Mauritanienne d’Information website is as follows:
Sidi Ould Zein; Minister of justice
Ahmed Ould Tguedi; Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation
Mohamed Ould Mohamed Rare; Minister of the Interior and Decentralisation
Mohamed Ould Khouna; Minister of oil, Energy and Mines
Hamadi Ould Baba Ould Hamadi; Minister of Fisheries and Maritime Economy
Ahmed Salem Ould Bechir; Minister of Water and Sanitation
Ba Ousmane; Minister of Basic Education
Oumar Ould Maatalla; Minister of Secondary Education
Isselkou Ould Ahmed Izidbih; Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
Fatima Habib; Minister of Employment, Vocational Training and Communication Technologies
Amedy Camara; Minister of the Environment and Sustainable Development
Dia Moktar Malal; Secretary General of the Government.