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Sellal decorated with Niger's Dignity Order of Grand Officer of Merit

APS - 16 March 2017

NIAMEY (Niger)- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal was decorated Thursday, in Niamey (Niger), with Niger’s Dignity Order of Grand Officer of Merit on the sidelines of his visit to this country, on the occasion of the holding of the Algeria-Niger High Joint Commission.

The award was given to Sellal by his counterpart of Niger Brigi Rafini, on behalf of President Mahamadou Issoufou.

Sellal said that he is “honored” by this decoration, which attests to the exemplary relations between Niger and the Algerian people and authorities, headed by the president of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika.