ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad presided, Saturday in Algiers, the graduation ceremony of the 49th class of the National School of Administration (ENA), named after Shahid Abbas Laghrour.
The ceremony took place in the presence of Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning, Kamel Beldjoud, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sabri Boukadoum, Minister of Justice, Belkacem Zeghmati, Minister of Finance, Aymen Benabderrahmane and Minister of Energy Transition and Renewable Energy, Chems Eddine Chitour.
The ceremony was also marked by the presence of advisers of President of the Republic, Abdelhafidh Allahoum and Abdelmadjid Chikhi, Minister Delegate to the Prime Minister in charge of Foresight, Mohamed Cherif Belmihoub, Secretary General of the Ministry of National Defence, as well as executives, teachers, researchers and students of the School.
After taking a collective photo, Djerad honored the majors by granted them certificates.
Djerad also paid tribute to the family of Shahid Abbas Laghrour, whose promotion bears his name and whom the advisor to the President of the Republic, in charge of archives and national memory Abdelmadjid Chikhi described in a brief speech, as "one of the great strategists of the National Liberation War, according to the testimony of officers of the French Army of Occupation."
On the occasion, ENA director, Abdelmalik Mezhouda gave a speech in which he said that the school has formed, throughout six decades "an important resource, able to provide the public administration with outstanding executives" and is working to adopt "a new vision in management, through the establishment of a training content with modern standards".
The 49th graduating class is composed of senior administrators of the National School of Administration "Moulay Ahmed MEDEGHRI" and 84 graduates who received a 3-year post-graduate specialized training in five specialties: economics and finance, audit and control, general administration, public relations, cooperation and local government management.