Ibrahim Assane Mayaki


Chief Executive Officer, NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (NEPAD Agency) (NEPAD=The New Partnership for Africa’s Development)


Since 2009, Mr Mayaki is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency, head-quartered in Midrand, South Africa.

Prior to this, he was the Executive Director of the Platform in support of Rural Development in West and Central Africa in Dakar (2004-2009).

He is a former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Prime Minister of Niger (1996-2000).

He served as guest Professor at the University of Paris XI (2000-2004), and as a Professor of Public Administration in Niger and Venezuela.

From1987 to 1996 he was a Senior Executive in the uranium industry in Niger.

Letter of Appointment

From the left, Dr. Mayaki and Ambassador Hiroki (Embassy of Japan in the Republic of South Africa)

From the left, Professor Ikegame , Ashinaga President Tamai and Dr. Mayaki