Prime Minister of Egypt


The Prime Minister of Egypt is the head of the Egyptian government. The prime minister heads the cabinet, which in turn plays a leading role in shaping the agenda of the houses of Parliament. It may propose laws to Parliament as well as amendments during parliamentary meetings.

Prime Minister of the
Arab Republic of Egypt
Moustafa Madbouly[1]

since 7 June 2018
StyleThe Honourable
Term lengthNo term limit
Inaugural holderNubar Pasha
Formation28 August 1878

In the late 1970s, Egypt had several cohabitation governments which proved to be unstable, due to the struggle arising between the president and the prime minister.

Living former Prime Ministers


As of May 2024, there are four living former Prime Ministers of Egypt, as seen below.

The most recent Prime Minister to die was Sherif Ismail, on 4 February 2023, aged 67.



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