Prime Minister of Algeria

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Prime Minister of Algeria
رئيس حكومة الجزائر
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Abdelmalek Sellal-IMG 3477.jpg
Incumbent
Abdelmalek Sellal

since 28 April 2014
Appointer Abdelaziz Bouteflika,
as President of Algeria
Inaugural holder Ahmed Ben Bella
Formation 27 September 1962
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This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Algeria

The prime minister is the head of the government of Algeria.

He is appointed by the president of Algeria, along with other ministers and members of the government that the new Prime Minister recommends. The People's National Assembly must approve the legislative program of the new government or the Assembly is dissolved and the prime minister must resign.

There are no constitutional limits on a prime minister's term. The longest serving was Mohamed Ben Ahmed Abdelghani, who served from 1979 to 1984.

Prime ministers of Algeria, 1962-present[edit]

See also[edit]