His Excellency, Mr.Macky Sall, President of the Republic of Senegal today presents his book, ‘Le Sénégal
It touches on his long march made possible, by holding on to his faith and principles of discipline and firmness, which led him to the helm of his treasured Senegal. An opportunity he does not take lightly, as he pushes through his emergence blueprint that is fast seeing Senegal as a developed nation on the cusp of a transformational breakthrough. It is apt that as he concludes his first term in office in February 2019 and prepares for the battle of his second term
This book places Sall’s heart on the table for all to see the complexities that make up the man, Macky Sall. It is a story that connects the president’s past with the youth of today. It is a story of sacrifice, hardship, personal growth andpowerful dreams for the future, with many experiences and aspirations that mostchildren of the developing world can relate to. In the book, we learn about the harsh realities faced by Sall, like many other rural children such as walking many miles to get to school. An experience that led to his decisions to map out a greater life for himself and a trajectory of a bright destiny. He discusses his very sour relationship with his predecessor and then
From a child of Fouta of modest beginnings, to a man of the world, who refused to let “The nauseating remarks of [Abdoulaye] Wade” calling him a descendant of slaves and coming from a family of cannibals not define him; after Wade, the former President who mentored and guided Sall became furious at Sall for daring to
Wade’s unformed statements were the last act of revenge meant to push in the blowing daggerinto Sall’s heart for his supposed betrayal. Sall touches deeply about hisfamily ancestry, stating that it is rooted in Toro and Ngénar. “They knowthat I come from a line of famous and prestigious warrior nobles,” he says.
Macky Sall delivers a tone of perseverance despite adversity and failure in ‘Le Senegal