Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda

The prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda is the head of government of that country.

Prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda
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Incumbent
Gaston Browne

since 13 June 2014
StyleThe Right Honourable (formal), His Excellency (diplomatic)
Reports toGovernor-General
Term lengthFive years
Formation1 November 1981
First holderVere Bird
DeputyDeputy Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda
Salary150,000 XCD annually[1]

The current prime minister is Gaston Browne, since 13 June 2014.[2]

Chief minister of Antigua (1960–67)Edit

Elizabeth II (1960–67)Edit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party Election
Took office Left office Time in office
1Vere Bird
(1910–1999)
1 January 196027 February 19677 years, 57 daysABLP1960
1965

Premiers of Antigua (1967–81)Edit

Elizabeth II (1967–81)Edit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party Election
Took office Left office Time in office
1Vere Bird
(1910–1999)
27 February 196714 February 19713 years, 352 daysABLP
2George Walter
(1928–2008)
14 February 19711 February 19764 years, 352 daysPLM1971
(1)Vere Bird
(1910–1999)
1 February 19761 November 19815 years, 273 daysABLP1976
1980

Prime ministers of Antigua and Barbuda (1981–present)Edit

Elizabeth II (1981–present)Edit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party Election
Took office Left office Time in office
1Vere Bird
(1910–1999)
1 November 19819 March 199412 years, 128 daysABLP1984
1989
2Lester Bird
(born 1938)
9 March 199424 March 200410 years, 15 daysABLP1994
1999
3Baldwin Spencer
(born 1948)
24 March 200413 June 201410 years, 81 daysUPP2004
2009
4Gaston Browne
(born 1967)
13 June 2014Incumbent6 years, 320 daysABLP2014
2018

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Laws of Antigua and Barbuda. "The Ministers and Parliamentarians Salaries Act" (PDF). laws.gov.ag.
  2. ^ Jacqueline Charles, "Browne becomes new prime minister of Antigua, youngest ever", The Miami Herald, 13 June 2014.

See alsoEdit