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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

Contents

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
Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Elected Term of office Political Affiliation
1 Nikola Kljusev
(1927–2008)
  1990 27 January 1991 17 August 1992 Independent
2 Branko Crvenkovski
(1962–)
  1994 17 August 1992 30 November 1998 Social Democratic Union of Macedonia
3 Ljubčo Georgievski
(1966–)
  1998 30 November 1998 1 November 2002 VMRO-DPMNE
(2) Branko Crvenkovski
(1962–)
  2002 1 November 2002 12 May 2004 Social Democratic Union of Macedonia
Radmila Šekerinska
(1972–)
  12 May 2004 2 June 2004 Social Democratic Union of Macedonia
4 Hari Kostov
(1959–)
  2 June 2004 18 November 2004 Independent
Radmila Šekerinska
(1972–)
  18 November 2004 17 December 2004 Social Democratic Union of Macedonia
5 Vlado Bučkovski
(1962–)
  17 December 2004 27 August 2006 Social Democratic Union of Macedonia
6 Nikola Gruevski
(1970–)
  2006
2008
2011
2014
27 August 2006 18 January 2016 VMRO–DPMNE
7 Emil Dimitriev
(1979–)
  18 January 2016 31 May 2017 VMRO–DPMNE
8 Zoran Zaev
(1974–)
  2016 31 May 2017 Incumbent Social Democratic Union of Macedonia

See alsoEdit