Prime Minister of North Macedonia

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Prime Minister of North Macedonia
Премиерот на Северна Македонија
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Oliver Spasovski

since 3 January 2020
Appointer Assembly of North Macedonia
Term length No term limit
Inaugural holder Nikola Kljusev
27 January 1991
Formation Constitution of North Macedonia
16 April 1991
Salary15,600 USD annually [1]
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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, romanized: Pretsedatel na Vladata na Republika Severna Makedonija), 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 Oliver Spasovski, who has served since 3 January 2020.


List of prime ministers

SR Macedonia



PortraitTerm of officePolitical party
Minister for Macedonia
1Emanuel Čučkov
Emanuel Chuchkov - Emanuel Mane Chuchkov.jpg 7 March 19451945 KPM
Prime Minister
2 Lazar Koliševski
Lazar Kolisevski, foto.jpg 16 April 19451953 KPM
renamed in 1952
Chairmen of the Executive Council
Lazar Koliševski
Lazar Kolisevski, foto.jpg 1953December 1953 SKM
3 Ljupčo Arsov
Ljupco Arsov.jpg December 19531961 SKM
4Aleksandar Grličkov
Aleksandar Grlickov.jpg 19611965 SKM
5Nikola Minčev
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6 Ksente Bogoev
Ksente Bogoev.jpg 1968March 1974 SKM
7Blagoj Popov
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8Dragoljub Stavrev
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9Gligorije Gogovski
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Republic of Macedonia / North Macedonia


   SDSM    VMRO–DPMNE    Independent

Term of officePolitical partyElection
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
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Nikola Kljusev
27 January 199117 August 19921 year, 203 days Independent 1990
Branko Crvenkovski
(born 1962)
17 August 199230 November 19986 years, 105 days SDSM 1994
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Ljubčo Georgievski
(born 1966)
30 November 19981 November 20023 years, 336 days VMRO-DPMNE 1998
Branko Crvenkovski
(born 1962)
1 November 200212 May 20041 year, 193 days SDSM 2002
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Radmila Šekerinska
(born 1972)
12 May 20042 June 200421 days SDSM
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Hari Kostov
(born 1959)
2 June 200418 November 2004169 days Independent
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Radmila Šekerinska
(born 1972)
18 November 200417 December 200429 days SDSM
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Vlado Bučkovski
(born 1962)
17 December 200427 August 20061 year, 253 days SDSM
Nikola Gruevski
(born 1970)
27 August 200618 January 20169 years, 144 days VMRO-DPMNE 2006
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Emil Dimitriev
(born 1979)
18 January 201631 May 20171 year, 133 days VMRO-DPMNE
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Zoran Zaev
(born 1974)
31 May 20173 January 20202 years, 217 days SDSM 2016
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Oliver Spasovski
(born 1976)
3 January 2020Incumbent222 days SDSM 2020

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