The President of the Republic
Head of State, His Excellency
Mr. ISMAÏL OMAR GUELLEH
The President of the Republic of Djibouti is the Head of
He is elected by an absolute majority of votes cast
The President of the Republic is the Head of State.
He embodies national unity and ensures the continuity of the State.
He is the guarantor of national security, national independence, territorialintegrity, and respect for the
Constitution, treaties and international agreements.
The President determines
and conducts the policy of the
nation. He had statutory authority.
The President may
send messages to the nation.
The President is
the supreme commander of the armed
He confers the honors
of the Republic.
He exercises the right of pardon.
He ensures the enforcement
He negotiates and approves international treaties and agreementswhich are subject to ratification bythe National Assembly
Par décret n°2013-045/PRE du Président de la République, Chef duGouvernement, du 31 mars 2013,