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This is a list of Prime Ministers of Madagascar, since the establishment of the office of Chief Minister in 1828, during the Merina Kingdom.

Prime Minister of the
Republic of Madagascar
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Incumbent
Christian Ntsay

since 6 June 2018
AppointerRivo Rakotovao,
as Acting President of Madagascar
Inaugural holderGabriel Ramanantsoa
Formation18 May 1972

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(Dates in italics indicate de facto continuation of office)

Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation Monarch(s)
Took office Left office Time in office
Merina Kingdom
1 Andriamihaja
(died 1833)[a]
  1828 1833 4–5 years Independent Ranavalona I
2 Rainiharo
(died 1852)
  1833 10 February 1852
(died in office.)
18–19 years Independent Ranavalona I
3 Rainivoninahitriniony
(1821–1869)
  10 February 1852 14 July 1864
(deposed.)
12 years, 155 days Independent Ranavalona I
Radama II
Rasoherina
4 Rainilaiarivony
(1828–1896)
  14 July 1864 14 October 1895
(deposed.)
31 years, 92 days Independent Rasoherina
Ranavalona II
Ranavalona III
5 Rainitsimbazafy   15 October 1895 September 1896
(removed from office.)
0–1 years Independent Ranavalona III
6 Rasanjy
(1851–1918)[b]
  September 1896 February 1897 5 months Independent Ranavalona III
Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation High Commissioner(s)
Took office Left office Time in office
French Madagascar (within the French colonial empire and the French Union)
Post abolished (February 1897 – 27 May 1957)
7 Philibert Tsiranana
(1912–1978)[c]
  27 May 1957 14 October 1958 1 year, 140 days PSD Soudacaux
Malagasy Republic (within the French Community)
Philibert Tsiranana
(1912–1978)
  14 October 1958 1 May 1959 199 days PSD Soudacaux
Post abolished (1 May 1959 – 26 June 1960)
Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation President(s)
Took office Left office Time in office
Malagasy Republic (independent)
Post abolished (26 June 1960 – 18 May 1972)
8 Gabriel Ramanantsoa
(1906–1979)
  18 May 1972 5 February 1975
(resigned.)
2 years, 263 days Military Himself
Post abolished (5 February 1975 – 30 December 1975)
Democratic Republic of Madagascar
Post abolished (30 December 1975 – 11 January 1976)
9 Joel Rakotomalala
(1929–1976)
  11 January 1976 30 July 1976
(died in office.)
201 days AREMA Ratsiraka
10 Justin Rakotoniaina
(1933–2001)
  12 August 1976 1 August 1977 354 days AREMA Ratsiraka
11 Désiré Rakotoarijaona
(1934–)
  1 August 1977 12 February 1988 10 years, 195 days Military Ratsiraka
12 Victor Ramahatra
(1945–)
  12 February 1988 8 August 1991 3 years, 177 days Military Ratsiraka
13 Guy Razanamasy
(1928–2011)
  8 August 1991 12 September 1991 35 days AREMA Ratsiraka
Third Republic of Madagascar
13 Guy Razanamasy
(1928–2011)
  12 September 1991 9 August 1993 1 year, 331 days AREMA Ratsiraka
Zafy
14 Francisque Ravony
(1942–2003)
  9 August 1993 30 October 1995 2 years, 82 days CSDDM Zafy
15 Emmanuel Rakotovahiny
(1938–)
  30 October 1995 28 May 1996 211 days UNDD Zafy
16 Norbert Ratsirahonana
(1938–)
  28 May 1996 21 February 1997 269 days AVI Zafy
Himself
Ratsiraka
17 Pascal Rakotomavo
(1934–2010)
  21 February 1997 23 July 1998 1 year, 152 days AREMA Ratsiraka
18 Tantely Andrianarivo
(1954–)
  23 July 1998 31 May 2002[d] 3 years, 312 days AREMA Ratsiraka
19 Jacques Sylla
(1946–2009)
  (26 February 2002)
27 May 2002
20 January 2007 4 years, 238 days Independent Ravalomanana
20 Jean-Jacques Rasolondraibe
(1947–)
  31 May 2002 5 July 2002 35 days AREMA Ratsiraka
21 Charles Rabemananjara
(1947–)
  20 January 2007 17 March 2009
(deposed.)
2 years, 56 days TIM Ravalomanana
High Transitional Authority
22 Monja Roindefo
(1965–)
  (7 February 2009)
17 March 2009
10 October 2009
(13 November 2009)
207 days Monima Rajoelina
23 Eugène Mangalaza
(1950–)
  10 October 2009 18 December 2009 69 days Independent Rajoleina
24 Cécile Manorohanta   18 December 2009 20 December 2009 2 days TGV Rajoelina
25 Albert Camille Vital
(1952–)
  20 December 2009 2 November 2011 1 year, 317 days Military Rajoelina
26 Omer Beriziky
(1950–)
  2 November 2011 16 April 2014 2 years, 165 days LEADER-Fanilo Rajoelina
Rajaonarimampianina
Fourth Republic of Madagascar
27 Roger Kolo
(1943–)
  16 April 2014 17 January 2015 276 days Independent Rajaonarimampianina
28 Jean Ravelonarivo
(1959–)
  17 January 2015 10 April 2016 1 year, 84 days Independent Rajaonarimampianina
29 Olivier Mahafaly Solonandrasana
(1964–)
  13 April 2016 6 June 2018 2 years, 54 days Independent Rajaonarimampianina
30 Christian Ntsay
(1961–)
  6 June 2018 Incumbent 1 year, 39 days Independent Rajaonarimampianina
Rakotovao
Rajoelina

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Styled as Chief Minister.
  2. ^ Styled as Principal Governor.
  3. ^ Styled as Vice President of the Executive Council.
  4. ^ Under house arrest by Ravalomanana from 27 May 2002.

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