Albania has been one of the most prominent countries in Southeastern Europe. Ever since it gained its independence in 1912, Albania has been a parliamentary republic. The country follows the Constitution of Albania which was last renewed in 1998. According to the same, the President is the head of the state while the executive powers rests with the Council of Ministers, which in turn is headed by the Prime Minister. The presidential elections of Albania are held every four years. It is the President who elects the Prime Minister or Chairman of the Council of Ministers. Later, under the recommendations of the Prime Minister, the council of ministers are nominated by the President of Albania. Ismail Qemali Bej was the first President of Albania following its independence. He acted as the Prime minister too. Some of the most eminent Albanian leaders since then are Haxhi Lleshi, Ramiz Alia, Rexhep Meidani, bamir Topi, Bujar Nishani, Sali Berisha, Edi Rama and so on. With this segment, learn in details about the life and works of Albanian leaders.
Mother TeresaMother Teresa
26 August 1910
Founder of Missionaries of Charity
Enver HoxhaEnver Hoxha
16 October 1908
Former Communist Leader of Albania

SkanderbegSkanderbeg
06 May 1405
Military Commander

Muhammad Ali of EgyptMuhammad Ali of Egypt
04 March 1769
Ottoman Governor of Egypt

Edi RamaEdi Rama
04 July 1964
Prime Minister of Albania

Sali BerishaSali Berisha
15 October 1944
Former President & Prime Minister of Albania
Fatos NanoFatos Nano
16 September 1952
Former Prime Minister of Albania

Bamir TopiBamir Topi
24 April 1957
Former President of Albania

Alfred MoisiuAlfred Moisiu
01 December 1929
Fourth President of Albania

Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
06 January 1882
Prime Minister of Albania
Ramiz AliaRamiz Alia
18 October 1925
Politician

Mehmet ShehuMehmet Shehu
10 January 1913
Politician
Zog of AlbaniaZog of Albania
08 October 1895
King

Bujar NishaniBujar Nishani
29 September 1964
President of Albania

Fatmir SejdiuFatmir Sejdiu
23 October 1951
Legal historian, Educationist, University teacher
Rexhep MeidaniRexhep Meidani
17 August 1944
President

Ali PashaAli Pasha
1750 AD
politician