President of Albania
head of state of Albania and commander-in-chief of the Albanian military
The president of Albania (Albanian: Presidenti i Shqipërisë), officially styled President of the Republic of Albania (Albanian: Presidenti i Republikës së Shqipërisë) is the head of state, commander-in-chief of the military and the representative of the unity of the Albanian people.
|President of the|
Republic of Albania
Presidenti i Republikës së Shqipërisë
since 24 July 2022
|Term length||Five years|
|Inaugural holder||Ramiz Alia|
|Formation||30 April 1991|
|Salary||1,425 EUR per month|
The president has the power to set the date of the elections for the Parliament as well as referendum, grants pardons and awards.
List of presidents (1925–present)Edit
|No.||Portrait||Name||Term in office||Nominated by|
|Albanian Republic (1925–1928)|
|1 February 1925||1 September 1928||Conservative Party|
|3 years and 7 months|
|Republic of Albania (1991–present)|
|30 April 1991||3 April 1992||Party of Labour|
|11 months and 4 days|
|9 April 1992||24 July 1997||Democratic Party|
|5 years, 3 months and 15 days|
|24 July 1997||24 July 2002||Socialist Party|
|24 July 2002||24 July 2007||Independent|
|24 July 2007||24 July 2012||Democratic Party|
|24 July 2012||24 July 2017||Democratic Party|
|24 July 2017||24 July 2022||Socialist Movement for Integration|
|24 July 2022||Incumbent||Independent|
- ↑ "Infographic: What are the Monthly Salaries of Presidents in the Region - Sarajevo Times". Sarajevo Times. 25 February 2018.
- ↑ "KUSHTETUTA E REPUBLIKËS SË SHQIPËRISË" (PDF). wipo.int (in Albanian). p. Article 86.1.
- ↑ Albania in Pictures (Tom Streissguth ed.). Twenty-First Century Books, 2010. August 2010. p. 37. ISBN 9780761363781.