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Prime Minister of North Macedonia

The Prime Minister of North Macedonia, officially the President of the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia (Macedonian: Претседател на Владата на Република Северна Македонија; Albanian: Kryeministri i Republikës së Maqedonisë së Veriut), is the head of government of North Macedonia. He or she is the leader of a political coalition in the Parliament (the Sobranie) and the leader of the cabinet. The current Prime Minister is Zoran Zaev, who has served since 31 May 2017.

Prime Minister of North Macedonia
Претседател на Владата на Република Северна Македонија
Kryeministri i Republikës së Maqedonisë së Veriut
Coat of arms of North Macedonia.svg
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Incumbent
Zoran Zaev

since 31 May 2017
AppointerAssembly of North Macedonia
Term lengthNo term limit
Inaugural holderNikola Kljusev
27 January 1991
FormationConstitution of North Macedonia
16 April 1991
Websitehttps://vlada.mk/node/22?ln=mk

List of Prime Ministers of North MacedoniaEdit

Socialist Republic of MacedoniaEdit

Party

  KPM/SKM

Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Term of office Political Party
Minister for Macedonia
1945
1 Emanuel Čučkov
(1901–1967)
  7 March 1945 1945 Communist Party of Macedonia
Prime Minister
1945–1953
2 Lazar Koliševski
(1914–2000)
  16 April 1945 1953 Communist Party of Macedonia
renamed in 1952 to
League of Communists of Macedonia
Chairmen of the Executive Council
1953–1991
Lazar Koliševski
(1914–2000)
  1953 December 1953 League of Communists of Macedonia
3 Ljupčo Arsov
(1910–1986)
  December 1953 1961 League of Communists of Macedonia
4 Aleksandar Grličkov
(1923–1989)
  1961 1965 League of Communists of Macedonia
5 Nikola Minčev
(1915–1997)
  1965 1968 League of Communists of Macedonia
6 Ksente Bogoev
(1919–2008)
  1968 March 1974 League of Communists of Macedonia
7 Blagoj Popov
(1920–1992)
  March 1974 29 April 1982 League of Communists of Macedonia
8 Dragoljub Stavrev
(1932–2003)
  29 April 1982 June 1986 League of Communists of Macedonia
9 Gligorije Gogovski
(1943–)
  June 1986 27 January 1991 League of Communists of Macedonia

Republic of Macedonia / North MacedoniaEdit

Parties

  SDSM   VMRO–DPMNE   Independent

Status
  Acting Prime Minister
No. Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term of office Political Party Election
Took office Left office Time in office
1Nikola Kljusev
(1927–2008)
27 January 199117 August 19921 year, 203 daysIndependent1990
2Branko Crvenkovski
(born 1962)
17 August 199230 November 19986 years, 105 daysSDSM1994
3Ljubčo Georgievski
(born 1966)
30 November 19981 November 20023 years, 336 daysVMRO-DPMNE1998
(2)Branko Crvenkovski
(born 1962)
1 November 200212 May 20041 year, 193 daysSDSM2002
Radmila Šekerinska
(born 1972)
Acting
12 May 20042 June 200421 daysSDSM
4Hari Kostov
(born 1959)
2 June 200418 November 2004169 daysIndependent
Radmila Šekerinska
(born 1972)
Acting
18 November 200417 December 200429 daysSDSM
5Vlado Bučkovski
(born 1962)
17 December 200427 August 20061 year, 253 daysSDSM
6Nikola Gruevski
(born 1970)
27 August 200618 January 20169 years, 144 daysVMRO-DPMNE2006
2008
2011
2014
7Emil Dimitriev
(born 1979)
18 January 201631 May 20171 year, 133 daysVMRO-DPMNE
8Zoran Zaev
(born 1974)
31 May 2017Incumbent2 years, 175 daysSDSM2016

See alsoEdit