Outgoing President Michel Sleiman called Saturday for constitutional reforms that would expand the authority of the president as he bid farewell to the Lebanese after six years in office.

Sleiman and his wife Wafaa left the presidential palace at around 3 p.m. Beirut time, the couple were saluted by the presidential guards before he left. Sleiman is expected to receive supporters in his hometown of Amchit, north of Beirut on Sunday.

In a ludic post, Michel Sleiman son posted on his instagram account a selfie with the president bidding farewell with a comment:

“#Selfie wel #3ahed #Khalfi”

Michel Sleiman