President of Yemen

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President of the
Republic of Yemen
Presidential Standard of Yemen.svg
Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi.jpg
Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi

since 27 February 2012
ResidenceRiyadh, Saudi Arabia (Hadi government)
Term lengthSeven years, renewable indefinitely
Inaugural holderAli Abdullah Saleh
Formation22 May 1990
DeputyVice President of Yemen
Salary280,000 YER monthly[1]

The President of the Republic of Yemen is the head of state of Yemen. The president is also the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and head of the executive branch of the Yemeni government.

List[change | change source]

  Denotes Acting President
No. Portrait Name
Term of office Political party
Elected Took office Left office Time in office
President of the Republic
1 President Ali Abdullah Saleh.jpg Ali Abdullah Saleh
22 May 1990 27 February 2012
21 years, 281 days General People's Congress
2 Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi.jpg Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi
(born 1945)
4 June 2011 23 September 2011 111 days General People's Congress
23 November 2011 27 February 2012 96 days
2012 27 February 2012 Incumbent 9 years, 331 days
President of the Supreme Revolutionary Committee
0 No image.png Mohammed Ali al-Houthi
(born 1979)[b]
(in rebellion.)
6 February 2015 15 August 2016 1 year, 191 days Ansar Allah
President of the Supreme Political Council
0 Saleh Al Sammad (cropped).png Saleh Ali al-Sammad
(in rebellion.)
15 August 2016 19 April 2018
1 year, 247 days Ansar Allah
0 No image.png Mahdi al-Mashat
(born c. 1980)[b]
(in rebellion.)
25 April 2018 Incumbent 3 years, 276 days Ansar Allah

Notes[change | change source]

  1. Styled as Chairman of the Presidential Council until 1 October 1994.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Appointed by the Houthis, in rebellion during their takeover and its aftermath

References[change | change source]

  1. برس, مأرب. "مأرب برس - راتب الرئيس ونائبة والوزراء بعد الإستراتيجية". مأرب برس.