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Prime Minister of the Maldives

Prime Minister of the Maldives was a public office in the Sultanate of the Maldives and the Republic of the Maldives.

Prime ministers of the Maldives

No. Prime Ministers Term of office Party


Took office Left office
1 Sultan Muhammad Shamsuddeen II 1774 1774 Independent
2 Sultan Muhammad Mu'iz ud-din 1774 1799 Independent
3 Sultan Hassan Nooraddeen I 1799 1799 Independent
4 Sultan Muhammad Mueenuddeen I 1799 1835 Independent
5 Sultan Muhammad Imaaduddeen IV 1835 1882 Independent
6 Sultan Ibrahim Nooraddeen 1882 1886 Independent
7 Sultan Muhammad Mueenuddeen II 1886 1888 Independent
8 Sultan Ibrahim Nooraddeen 1888 1892 Independent
9 Sultan Ibrahim Nooraddeen 1892 1893 Independent
10 Sultan Muhammad Imaaduddeen V 1893 1893 Independent
11 Sultan Muhammad Shamsuddeen III 1893 1893 Independent
12 Sultan Muhammad Imaaduddeen VI 1893 1902 Independent
13 Ibrahim Dorhimeyna Kilegefan 1902 1902 Independent
14 Sultan Muhammad Shamsuddeen III 1902 1934 Independent
15 Sultan Hassan Nooraddeen II 1935 1926 Independent
16 Abdul Majeed Didi 1926 1932 Independent
17 Muhammad Fareed Didi 1932 1947 Independent
18 Mohamed Amin Didi(1910–1954) 1 January 1947 2 September 1953 Rayyithunge Muthagaddim Party
19 Ibrahim Muhammad Didi(1902–1981)Acting President 2 September 1953 7 March 1954 Rayyithunge Muthagaddim Party
20 Ibrahim Ali Didi 7 March 1954 7 March 1954 Independent
21 Muhammad Fareed Didi(1901–1969)Sultan (King from 1965) 7 March 1954 11 November 1968 The Royal Family
22 Ibrahim Nasir 11 November 1968 11 November 1978 Independent
23 Ahmed Zaki (politician) 11 November 1973 11 November 1978 Independent
24 Maumoon Abdul Gayoom(1937–) 11 November 1978 11 November 2008 Independent|Dhivehi Rayyithunge Party
25 Mohamed Nasheed(1967–) 11 November 2008 7 February 2012 Maldivian Democratic Party
26 Mohammed Waheed Hassan(1953–) 7 February 2012 17 November 2013 Gaumee Itthihaad
27 Abdulla Yameen 17 November 2013 17 November 2018 Progressive Party of Maldives
28 Ibrahim Mohamed Solih(1964–) 17 November 2018 17 November 2023 Maldivian Democratic Party


No. Portrait Name
Election Term of office Party Vice President
Took office Left office Time in office
29 Mohamed Muizzu
2023 17 November 2023 Incumbent 106 days People's National Congress Hussain Mohamed Latheef

See also


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