Eqrem Libohova

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Eqrem Libohova
14th Prime Minister of Albania
In office
January 19, 1943
May 12, 1943 – February 13, 1943
September 9, 1943
Preceded by Mustafa Merlika-Kruja
Maliq Bushati
Succeeded by Maliq Bushati
Mehdi Frashëri
Personal details
Born 24 February 1882
Ergiri, Janina Vilayet, Ottoman Empire (now Albania)
Died 1948
Rome, Italy
Political party Albanian Fascist Party
Profession Prime Minister

Eqrem Libohova (24 February 1882, Gjirokastër - 1948, Rome) was Prime Minister of Albania during the Italian occupation, from January 19 to February 13, 1943 and again from May 12 to September 9, 1943.

In 1931 Libohova was minister to the court of Zog of Albania when Aziz Çami and Ndok Gjeloshi tried to assassinate the King in front of the Vienna State Opera. Libohova was wounded in that assassination attempt.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vickers, Miranda (2001). The Albanians: a modern history. IB Tauris. p. 131. ISBN 1-86064-541-0.