Abdelmadjid Tebboune

Algerian politician, current President of Algeria

Abdelmadjid Tebboune (Arabic: عبد المجيد تبون‎, romanized: ʿAbd al-Majīd Tabbūn; born 17 November 1945) is an Algerian politician. He is the 8th President of Algeria. He became president in December 2019. He took over the power from former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and former Acting Head of State Abdelkader Bensalah.

Abdelmadjid Tebboune
عبد المجيد تبون
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Abdelmadjid Tebboune in 2019
8th President of Algeria
Assumed office
19 December 2019
Prime MinisterSabri Boukadoum (Acting)
Abdelaziz Djerad
Preceded byAbdelaziz Bouteflika
16th Prime Minister of Algeria
In office
25 May 2017 – 15 August 2017
PresidentAbdelaziz Bouteflika
Preceded byAbdelmalek Sellal
Succeeded byAhmed Ouyahia
Minister of Defence
Assumed office
19 December 2019
Preceded byAhmed Gaid Salah (as Deputy Minister of Defense)
Abdelaziz Bouteflika
Personal details
Born (1945-11-17) 17 November 1945 (age 74)
Mécheria, Algeria

He was Prime Minister of Algeria from May 2017 to August 2017. He was also Minister of Housing from 2001 to 2002 for a year and again from 2012 to 2017 for 5 years.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Lamlili, Nadia (2017-05-25). "Premier ministre d'Abdelaziz Bouteflika ?" [Abdelaziz Bouteflika's Prime Minister?]. Jeune Afrique (in French). Archived from the original on November 2, 2019. Retrieved November 2, 2019.