Aminata Touré does not have her tongue in her pocket. President Macky Sall knows this well, he who had propelled this ally of the first time to the highest functions of the State during his first mandate (Ministry of Justice, Prime Minister, Economic, Social and Environmental Council, etc.) before curtly dismissing him, then reintroducing him into his first circle at the occasion of the recent legislative elections, during which it was the head of the national list of Benno Bokk Yakaar (BBY, majority).
Senegal – Aminata Touré: “In politics, ambition is not a crime”
But, since September 12, Senegalese political life has been punctuated by a conflict between the Head of State and the woman who, during the elections, ensured him a (very) narrow majority in the Assembly nationale.