Algeria – The declaration of definitive vacancy of the Presidency of the Republic was published today, Tuesday, April 9, in the Official Gazette.
Corresponding to April 3, this declaration was published in the Official Gazette No. 21. This statement comes after the Constitutional Council “took note of the letter of resignation presented by the President of the Republic Mr. Abdelaziz BOUTEFLIKA dated 26 Rajab 1440 corresponding to 2 April 2019, saved, the same day, at the General Secretariat of the Constitutional Council by which he decides to end his term as President of the Republic, starting on the 26th of Rajab 1440 corresponding to the 2nd of April 2019 “.
After having noted and communicated the final vacancy of the Presidency of the Republic, the Constitutional Council met “on 27 Rajab 1440 corresponding to April 3, 2019, under the chairmanship of Mr. Tayeb BELAIZ, in the presence of Ladies and Messrs; Mohamed HABCHI, Vice President, Salima MOUSSERATI, Chadia RAHAB, Brahim BOUTKHIL, Mohamed Reda OUSSAHLA, Abdennour GRAOUI, Khadidja ABBAD, Smail BALIT, Lachemi BRAHMI, M’Hamed ADDA DJELLOUL and Kamel FENICHE, members. ”