Politician - Minister

  • Resignations from Politician - Minister (261 Results)

    Announced Last Day Name & Position Organization Comments Reason
    Oct. 03
    2017
    Oct. 03
    2017
    Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert
    Caretaker Minister
    Government of Netherlands
    Netherlands
    Resigned
    Nov. 26
    2017
    Nov. 26
    2017
    Yaakov Litzman
    Health Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    amid reports he failed a polygraph test when questioned after allegedly leaking information to Aryeh Deri about an investigation against him in the 1990s. Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Zahid Hamid
    Law Minister
    Government of Pakistan
    Pakistan
    Resigned
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Nov. 27
    2017
    Jose Antonio Meade
    Finance Minister
    Government of Mexico
    Mexico
    Resigned
    Dec. 22
    2017
    Carlos Basombrio
    Interior Minister
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    Resigned
    Dec. 27
    2017
    Salvador del Solar
    Minister of Culture
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    Resigned
    Jan. 03
    2018
    Harry Kalaba
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Zambia
    Zambia
    announced his resignation in a scathing Facebook post, denouncing the country's "path of insatiable greed and shame" Resigned
    Jan. 04
    2018
    Jorge Nieto
    Defense Minister
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    Resigned
    Jan. 25
    2018
    Kent Hehr
    Minister for Sport and Persons with disabilities
    Government of Canada
    Canada
    allegations that he made inappropriate comments to women Resigned
    Jan. 26
    2018
    Ard van der Steur
    Justice Minister
    Government of Netherlands
    Netherlands
    over accusations of covering up drug dealer payout Resigned
    Jan. 27
    2018
    Fumiaki Matsumoto
    deputy minister of the Cabinet Office
    Government of Japan
    Japan
    Resigned
    Feb. 05
    2018
    Hussain Rasheed
    Health Minister
    Government of Maldives
    Maldives
    Resigned
    Feb. 13
    2018
    Halbe Zijlstra
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Netherlands
    Netherlands
    following his admission that he lied about attending a meeting hosted by Russian President Vladimir Putin at his country retreat more than a decade ago. Resigned
    Feb. 15
    2018
    Sagala Ratnayake
    Minister of Law and Order and Southern Development
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Feb. 22
    2018
    Aleksandar Andrija Pejovic
    Minister of European Affairs
    Ministry of Foreign
    Affairs and European
    Integration of Montenegro

    Montenegro
    after the country’s anti-corruption agency discovered he was holding two positions and receiving an additional income Resigned
    Feb. 23
    2018
    Temenuzhka Petkova
    Energy Minister
    Government of Bulgaria
    Bulgaria
    Resigned
    Feb. 26
    2018
    Eric Hoskins
    Health Minister
    Ontario
    USA
    Resigned
    Feb. 26
    2018
    Rania Antonopoulou
    Deputy Labor Minister
    Government of Greece
    Greece
    allegedly claiming rent subsidy Fired
    Feb. 26
    2018
    Dimitri Papadimitriou
    Economy and Development Minister
    Government of Greece
    Greece
    Resigned
    Feb. 27
    2018
    Dunya Maumoon
    Health Minister
    Government of Maldives
    Maldives
    grieved by the arrest of her father, the island nation’s longest-serving leader, after President Abdulla Yameen declared a state of emergency. Resigned
    Feb. 28
    2018
    Marek Madaric
    Culture Minister
    Government of Slovakia
    Slovakia
    Resigned
    Mar. 04
    2018
    Henry Tumukunde
    Security Minister
    Government of Uganda
    Uganda
    Fired
    Mar. 07
    2018
    Milda Vainiute
    Justice Minister
    Government of Lithuania
    Lithuania
    amid troubled audit process Resigned
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Ashok Gajapathi Raju
    Aviation Minister
    Government of India
    India
    Resigned
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Y.S. Chowdary
    Minister of State for Science and Technology
    Government of India
    India
    Resigned
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Manikyala Rao
    Endowments Minister
    Government of India
    India
    Resigned
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Mar. 08
    2018
    Kamineni Srinivas
    Health and Medical Education Minister
    Government of India
    India
    Resigned
    Mar. 12
    2018
    Alexandru Tanase
    Justice Minister
    Government of Moldova
    Moldova
    Resigned
    Mar. 12
    2018
    Robert Kalinak
    Interior Minister
    Government of Slovakia
    Slovakia
    Resigned
    Mar. 18
    2018
    Xiao Jie
    Finance Minister
    Government of China
    China
    Resigned
    Mar. 20
    2018
    Sylvi Listhaug
    Justice Minister
    Government of Norway
    Norway
    Resigned
    Mar. 21
    2018
    Salah Al-Sayadi
    Minister of State
    Government of Yemen
    Yemen
    Resigned
    Mar. 21
    2018
    Bilen Saliji
    Justice Minister
    Government of Macedonia
    Macedonia
    following public outcry about the case of a 4-year-old boy killed nearly two years ago, after a prosecutor reduced the charges against the driver of the car that hit the child Resigned
    Mar. 28
    2018
    Henrique Meirelles
    Finance Minister
    Government of Brazil
    Brazil
    he will run in the Oct. 7 presidential election, or be on the ticket as vice president Resigned
    Mar. 30
    2018
    Flamur Sefaj
    Interior Minister
    Government of Kosovo
    Kosovo
    Fired
    Apr. 03
    2018
    Jam Kamal Khan
    Minister of State for Petroleum
    Government of Pakistan
    Pakistan
    Resigned
    Apr. 12
    2018
    Dayasiri Jayasekara
    Sports Minister
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Apr. 12
    2018
    SB Dissanayake
    Minister of Social Empowerment and Welfare
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Apr. 12
    2018
    Anura Priyadarshana Yapa
    Disaster Management Minister
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Apr. 12
    2018
    John Seneviratne
    Labour Minister
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Apr. 12
    2018
    Susil Premajayantha
    Science, Technology and Research Minister
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Apr. 12
    2018
    Chandima Weerakkody
    Minister of Skills Development and Vocational Training
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Apr. 16
    2018
    Tomas Drucker
    Interior Minister
    Government of Slovakia
    Slovakia
    Resigned
    Apr. 18
    2018
    Pan Wen-chung
    Minister of Education
    Government of Taiwan
    Taiwan
    over his refusal to sign off the highly controversial appointment of a new president for National Taiwan University Resigned
    Apr. 18
    2018
    Junichi Fukuda
    Vice Minister
    Finance Ministry
    Japan
    accusations of sexual harassment and assault Resigned
    Apr. 21
    2018
    Carwyn Jones
    Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    first Welsh Minister / after the 'darkest of times' Resigned
    Apr. 25
    2018
    Daniel Cordova
    Production Minister
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    Resigned
    Apr. 26
    2018
    Bronius Markauskas
    Minister of Agriculture
    Government of Lithuania
    Lithuania
    journalists disclosed his family was cultivating other people’s land without permission and that it was even getting EU subsidies for it. Fired
    Apr. 26
    2018
    Davit Lokyan
    Minister of Agriculture
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Resigned
    Apr. 26
    2018
    Levon Mkrtchyan
    Minister of Education and Science
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Resigned
    Apr. 26
    2018
    Artsvik Minasyan
    Minister of Nature Protection
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Resigned
    May. 02
    2018
    Armen Amiryan
    Minister of Culture
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Resigned
    May. 07
    2018
    Dusan Vujovic
    Finance Minister
    Government of Serbia
    Serbia
    Resigned
    May. 15
    2018
    Asot Michael
    Investment and Trade Minister
    Government of Antigua
    and Barbuda

    Antigua and Barbuda
    amid new scandal Resigned
    May. 24
    2018
    Joseph Wu
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Taiwan
    Taiwan
    Resigned
    May. 25
    2018
    Kyaw Win
    Finance Minister
    Government of Myanmar
    Myanmar
    Resigned
    Jun. 05
    2018
    David Tuesta
    Finance Minister
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    follows scattered protests in southern Peru against Tuesta’s move to hike excise tax rates on diesel and other fuels just as global crude prices were climbing Resigned
    Jun. 06
    2018
    Lahcen Daoudi
    Governance Minister
    Government of Morocco
    Morocco
    over consumer boycott sympathy Resigned
    Jun. 07
    2018
    Arayik Harutyunyan
    State Minister
    Government of Azerbaijan
    Azerbaijan
    Resigned
    Jun. 07
    2018
    Oleksandr Danyliuk
    Finance Minister
    Government of Ukraine
    Ukraine
    Fired
    Jun. 12
    2018
    Philip Lee
    Justice Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    Resigned
    Jun. 12
    2018
    Mane Tandilyan
    Minister of Labor and Social Welfare
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Resigned
    Jun. 12
    2018
    Syed Sadat Mansoor Naderi
    Minister of Mines and Petroleum
    Government of Afghanistan
    Afghanistan
    so as not to lose two mining contracts he had bid for in his personal capacity. Resigned
    Jun. 13
    2018
    Maxim Huerta
    Minister of Culture
    Government of Spain
    Spain
    over tax record after days in office Resigned
    Jun. 18
    2018
    Krzysztof Jurgiel
    Minister of Agriculture
    Government of Poland
    Poland
    Resigned
    Jun. 20
    2018
    Brian Mikkelsen
    Business Minister
    Government of Denmark
    Denmark
    Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen will have to reshuffle his cabinet for the second month in a row Resigned
    Jun. 21
    2018
    Greg Hands
    Junior Trade Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    to oppose expansion of Heathrow Airport Resigned
    Jun. 25
    2018
    Eklil Hakimi
    Finance Minister
    Government of Afghanistan
    Afghanistan
    Resigned
    Jul. 05
    2018
    Helton Yomura
    Labor Minister
    Government of Brazil
    Brazil
    after being suspended by the Supreme Court over a corruption investigation. Resigned
    Jul. 05
    2018
    Vijeyakala Maheswaran
    Minister of Child Affairs
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jul. 09
    2018
    Boris Johnson
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    amid Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement of a soft Brexit strategy Resigned
    Jul. 09
    2018
    Tatana Mala
    Justice Minister
    Government of Czech
    Republic

    Czech Republic
    after only two weeks in office / due to allegations of plagiarism Resigned
    Jul. 14
    2018
    Andrew Griffiths
    Minister for Small Business
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    after sending text messages of a sexual nature to two female constituents. Retired
    Jul. 15
    2018
    Mehdi Ben Gharbia
    Minister of Relations with Constitutional Bodies, Civil Society and Human Rights Organisations
    Government of Tunisia
    Tunisia
    Resigned
    Jul. 17
    2018
    Guto Bebb
    Minister for Defence Procurement
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Brexit vote Resigned
    Jul. 17
    2018
    Petr Krcal
    Labor and social affairs Minister
    Government of Czech
    Republic

    Czech Republic
    Second Minister resigning after allegations of plagiarism / was sworn in June 27 Resigned
    Jul. 24
    2018
    Sher Bahadur Tamang
    Law Minister
    Government of Nepal
    Nepal
    Tamang had said that Nepali girls who are studying or have studied MBBS in Bangladesh were bound to compromise their honour to claim their certificates. Resigned
    Jul. 24
    2018
    Urve Palo
    Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Minister
    Government of Estonia
    Estonia
    Resigned
    Jul. 28
    2018
    Roubina Jadoo-Jaunbocus
    Minister for Gender Equality
    Government of Mauritius
    Mauritius
    after an inquiry on the Indian Ocean island linked politicians, police, lawyers and prison guards to drug traffickers. Resigned
    Jul. 30
    2018
    Jul. 30
    2018
    Andrew Wheatley
    Minister of Science and Technology
    Government of Jamaica
    Jamaica
    Resigned
    Aug. 03
    2018
    Nikos Toskas
    Public Order Minister
    Government of Greece
    Greece
    over catastrophic response to raging forest fires which killed at least 88 Resigned
    Aug. 13
    2018
    Per Sandberg
    Fishery Minister
    Government of Norway
    Norway
    after harsh criticism for not informing the government of his private trips abroad to Iran and China. Resigned
    Aug. 14
    2018
    Mauricio Rojas
    Minister of Culture
    Government of Chile
    Chile
    after criticism over comments he made in 2015 about a human rights museum Resigned
    Aug. 22
    2018
    Mathias Cormann
    Finance Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    calling for an immediate meeting of the party and pledging support for right-wing populist Peter Dutton, Bloomberg reports. Resigned
    Aug. 22
    2018
    Mitch Fifield
    Minister for the Arts & Minister for Communications
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    calling for an immediate meeting of the party and pledging support for right-wing populist Peter Dutton, Bloomberg reports. Resigned
    Aug. 22
    2018
    Michaelia Cash
    Jobs Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    calling for an immediate meeting of the party and pledging support for right-wing populist Peter Dutton, Bloomberg reports. Resigned
    Aug. 22
    2018
    Aug. 23
    2018
    Mamotsie Motsie
    Minister of Forestry and Land Reclamation
    Government of Lesotho
    Lesotho
    Resigned
    Aug. 23
    2018
    Greg Hunt
    Health Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    Resigned
    Aug. 23
    2018
    Angus Taylor
    Minister for Law Enforcement and Cyber Security
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    Resigned
    Aug. 24
    2018
    Idrus Marham
    Social Affairs Minister
    Government of Indonesia
    Indonesia
    Resigned
    Aug. 26
    2018
    Julie Bishop
    Foreign Affairs Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    Resigned
    Aug. 28
    2018
    Nicolas Hulot
    Environment Minister
    Government of France
    France
    Resigned
    Sep. 04
    2018
    Laura Flessel
    Sports Minister
    Government of France
    France
    Resigned
    Sep. 04
    2018
    Conrad K. Sangma
    Chief Minister
    Meghalaya
    India
    Resigned
    Sep. 06
    2018
    Clare Curran
    Minister for Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media
    Government of New Zealand
    New Zealand
    Resigned
    Sep. 11
    2018
    Carmen Monton
    Health Minister
    Government of Spain
    Spain
    after reports of irregularities in how she obtained an academic degree Resigned
    Sep. 14
    2018
    Kemi Adeosun
    Finance Minister
    Government of Nigeria
    Nigeria
    Resigned
    Sep. 15
    2018
    Sentje Lebona
    Minister of Defense and National Security
    Government of Lesotho
    Lesotho
    Resigned
    Sep. 18
    2018
    Gerard Collomb
    Interior Minister
    Government of France
    France
    close ally to french president Macron / Macron rejected the resignation, 24h later he was "forced to accept" Resigned
    Sep. 25
    2018
    Dec. 21
    2018
    Johann Schneider-Ammann
    Economics Minister
    Government of Switzerland
    Switzerland
    Retired
    Sep. 27
    2018
    End of 2018 Doris Leuthard
    Environment Minister
    Government of Switzerland
    Switzerland
    Resigned
    Sep. 27
    2018
    Valentin Popa
    Minister of Education
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    Resigned
    Sep. 29
    2018
    Aisha Alhassan
    Women's Affairs Minister
    Government of Nigeria
    Nigeria
    Resigned
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Artur Grigorian
    Energy Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Amid Political Crisis Fired
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Ashot Akopian
    Transport Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Amid Political Crisis Fired
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Artsik Minasian
    Economy Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Amid Political Crisis Fired
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Artur Khachatrian
    Agriculture Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Amid Political Crisis Fired
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Grachya Rostomian
    Emergency Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Amid Political Crisis Fired
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Oct. 03
    2018
    Levon Vagradian
    Sports Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Amid Political Crisis Fired
    Oct. 09
    2018
    Nhlanhla Nene
    Finance Minister
    Government of South
    Africa

    South Africa
    after acknowledging missteps during the scandal-tainted tenure of former president Jacob Zuma Resigned
    Oct. 11
    2018
    Denis Naughten
    Communications Minister
    Government of Ireland
    Ireland
    Resigned
    Oct. 12
    2018
    Azeredo Lopes
    Defense Minister
    Government of Portugal
    Portugal
    Resigned
    Oct. 16
    2018
    Sarah Courtney
    Industries and Water Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    is in a "personal relationship" with the head of the state's Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment, Premier Will Hodgman revealed on Tuesday. Resigned
    Oct. 17
    2018
    Nikos Kotzias
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Greece
    Greece
    Resigned
    Oct. 18
    2018
    M. J. Akbar
    Junior External Affairs Minister
    Government of India
    India
    amid accusations by 20 women of sexual harassment during his previous career as one of the country’s most prominent news editors Resigned
    Oct. 27
    2018
    Fatmir Xhafaj
    Minister of Interior
    Government of Albania
    Albania
    Resigned
    Oct. 30
    2018
    Oct. 30
    2018
    David Azoulay
    Religious Affairs Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    age: 64 / following a months-long battle with cancer Dead
    Oct. 31
    2018
    Batjargal Batzorig
    Food, Agriculture and Light Industry Minister
    Government of Mongolia
    Mongolia
    due to a scandal involving financial irregularities Resigned
    Nov. 01
    2018
    Tracey Elizabeth Anne Crouch
    Sports Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over 'delay' to betting crackdown Resigned
    Nov. 01
    2018
    Azmi Mahafza
    Minister of Education and of Higher Education
    Government of Jordan
    Jordan
    Resigned
    Nov. 01
    2018
    Lina Annab
    Minister of Tourism and Antiquities
    Government of Jordan
    Jordan
    Resigned
    Nov. 02
    2018
    Nov. 02
    2018
    Jim Wilson
    Minister of Economic Development
    Government of Canada
    Canada
    Sexual misconduct allegations Resigned
    Nov. 06
    2018
    Matior Rahman
    Religious Affairs Minister
    Government of Bangladesh
    Bangladesh
    hours after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked them to Resigned
    Nov. 06
    2018
    Yeafesh Osman
    Science and Technology Minister
    Government of Bangladesh
    Bangladesh
    hours after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked them to Resigned
    Nov. 06
    2018
    Nurul Islam
    Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister
    Government of Bangladesh
    Bangladesh
    hours after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked them to Resigned
    Nov. 06
    2018
    Mustafa Jabbar
    Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister
    Government of Bangladesh
    Bangladesh
    hours after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked them to Resigned
    Nov. 07
    2018
    Felix Mutati
    Minister of Works and Supply
    Government of Zambia
    Zambia
    Fired
    Nov. 09
    2018
    Jo Johnson
    Transport Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    he is the brother of Boris Johnson Resigned
    Nov. 09
    2018
    Hussam Al-Roumi
    Minister of Public Works
    Government of Kuwait
    Kuwait
    Resigned
    Nov. 09
    2018
    Hussam Al-Roumi
    State Minister for Municipal Affairs
    Government of Kuwait
    Kuwait
    Resigned
    Nov. 10
    2018
    Victor Negrescu
    EU Affairs Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    Resigned
    Nov. 13
    2018
    Malusi Gigaba
    Home Affairs Minister
    Government of South
    Africa

    South Africa
    has been under fire in recent weeks after the Supreme Court of Appeal and the Constitutional Court upheld an earlier finding that he lied to the High Court in the Fireblade saga Resigned
    Nov. 13
    2018
    Marko Bandelli
    Development Minister
    Government of Slovenia
    Slovenia
    over a transgression linked to EU funding allocations Resigned
    Nov. 14
    2018
    Avigdor Lieberman
    Defence Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    over Gaza truce Resigned
    Nov. 14
    2018
    Sofa Landver
    Minister of Immigration and Absorption
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    Resigned
    Nov. 14
    2018
    Wasantha Senanayake
    Minister of Tourism and Wildlife
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Nov. 14
    2018
    Abul Maal Abdul Muhith
    Finance Minister
    Government of Bangladesh
    Bangladesh
    Term Ended
    Nov. 14
    2018
    Khalifa Gassama Diaby
    Minister of National Unity and Citizenship
    Government of Guinea
    Guinea
    criticising the government for not living up to expectation Resigned
    Nov. 15
    2018
    Esther McVey
    Minister for Work and Pensions
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    to be replaced by Amber Rudd
    over Theresa May's draft Brexit deal
    Resigned
    Nov. 15
    2018
    Suella Braverman
    Junior Brexit Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Theresa May's draft Brexit deal Resigned
    Nov. 15
    2018
    Shailesh Vara
    Junior Northern Ireland Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Theresa May's draft Brexit deal Resigned
    Nov. 19
    2018
    Mihai Fifor
    Defense Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    before ruling party meeting on govt. reshuffle Resigned
    Nov. 19
    2018
    Lucian Sova
    Transport Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    in a government reshuffle Fired
    Nov. 19
    2018
    Marius Bostan
    Communication Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    in a government reshuffle Fired
    Nov. 19
    2018
    Augustin Jianu
    Development Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    in a government reshuffle Fired
    Nov. 19
    2018
    Lucian Romascanu
    Minister of Culture
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    in a government reshuffle Fired
    Nov. 19
    2018
    Roxana Maracineanu
    Sports Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    in a government reshuffle Fired
    Nov. 20
    2018
    Andres Anvelt
    Interior Minister
    Government of Estonia
    Estonia
    health reasons Resigned
    Nov. 21
    2018
    Sovan Chatterjee
    State Housing, Fire and Emergencies Services Minister
    Government of India
    India
    Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2018
    Bakheet Al-Rasheedi
    Oil Minister
    Government of Kuwait
    Kuwait
    Resigned
    Nov. 30
    2018
    Octavian Armasu
    Finance Minister
    Government of Moldova
    Moldova
    will become Governor at Central Bank Resigned
    Dec. 01
    2018
    Sam Gyimah
    Minister for Science and Universities
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal Resigned
    Dec. 03
    2018
    Yangu Sodbaatar
    Road and Transport Development Minister
    Government of Mongolia
    Mongolia
    over financial scandal Resigned
    Dec. 07
    2018
    Azam Khan Swati
    Minister for Science and Technology
    Government of Pakistan
    Pakistan
    Resigned
    Dec. 10
    2018
    Upendra Kushwaha
    Minister of State for Human Resource Development
    Government of India
    India
    Resigned
    Dec. 17
    2018
    Abdel-Fattah Ibrahim
    Minister of Public Labour and Housing
    Government of Somalia
    Somalia
    following the eruption of violence after the detention of a prominent local sheikh in the city of Baidoa, in the southwest of the country Resigned
    Dec. 18
    2018
    Andrew Broad
    Assistant Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    over sex claims Resigned
    Dec. 26
    2018
    Yeh Jiunn-rong
    Minister of Education
    Government of Taiwan
    Taiwan
    Resigned
    Dec. 30
    2018
    Dec. 30
    2018
    Shaima Al Hayali
    Minister of Education
    Government of Iraq
    Iraq
    accusations of links to ISIS Resigned
    Dec. 31
    2018
    Yoav Gallant
    Construction Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    will become Minister without Portfolio at Israelian Government Resigned
    Jan. 13
    2019
    Panos Kammenos
    Defense Minister
    Government of Greece
    Greece
    over the Macedonia name deal, which he opposes Resigned
    Jan. 19
    2019
    Kelly O'Dwyer
    Industrial Relations Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    Term Ended
    Jan. 19
    2019
    Amrullah Saleh
    Interior Minister
    Government of Afghanistan
    Afghanistan
    in order to run for the vice-presidency Resigned
    Jan. 30
    2019
    Uttama Savanayana
    Industry Minister
    Government of Thailand
    Thailand
    after months of criticism that they were using their positions to favour their Palang Pracharath Party, a newly formed party in which they hold key leadership positions Resigned
    Jan. 30
    2019
    Suvit Maesincee
    Science and Technology Minister
    Government of Thailand
    Thailand
    after months of criticism that they were using their positions to favour their Palang Pracharath Party, a newly formed party in which they hold key leadership positions Resigned
    Jan. 30
    2019
    Sontirat Sontijirawong
    Commerce Minister
    Government of Thailand
    Thailand
    after months of criticism that they were using their positions to favour their Palang Pracharath Party, a newly formed party in which they hold key leadership positions Resigned
    Jan. 30
    2019
    Kobsak Pootrakool
    Minister in the Prime Minister's Office
    Government of Thailand
    Thailand
    after months of criticism that they were using their positions to favour their Palang Pracharath Party, a newly formed party in which they hold key leadership positions Resigned
    Feb. 05
    2019
    Joke Schauvliege
    Environment Minister
    Government of Belgium
    Belgium
    Resigned
    Feb. 13
    2019
    Jody Wilson-Raybould
    Justice Minister & Attorney General
    Government of Canada
    Canada
    Resigned
    Feb. 21
    2019
    Steven Martina
    Minister for Economic Development
    Government of Curacao
    Curacao
    Resigned
    Feb. 25
    2019
    Mohammad Javad Zarif
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Iran
    Iran
    Resigned
    Feb. 27
    2019
    Jure Leben
    Environment Minister
    Government of Slovenia
    Slovenia
    over a scandal concerning the construction of a new railway Resigned
    Mar. 01
    2019
    George Eustice
    Environment Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Brexit delay vote Resigned
    Mar. 05
    2019
    Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan
    Information Minister
    Government of Pakistan
    Pakistan
    after calling Hindus "cow urine-drinking people" Resigned
    Mar. 09
    2019
    Abdel-Raouf El-Sherif
    Health Minister
    Government of Tunisia
    Tunisia
    following the sudden deaths of 11 newborn babies at a state maternity hospital in the capital Tunis Resigned
    Mar. 13
    2019
    Sigridur Asthildur Andersen
    Justice Minister
    Government of Iceland
    Iceland
    following a European Court of Human Rights ruling that her appointments to the Icelandic Court of Appeal violated Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights, meant to ensure individuals’ right to a fair trial Resigned
    Mar. 23
    2019
    Tstetska Tsacheva
    Justice Minister
    Government of Bulgaria
    Bulgaria
    as the anti-corruption body started an investigation into the controversial purchase of luxury property by top members of the ruling Gerb party Resigned
    Mar. 25
    2019
    Nathalie Loiseau
    European Affairs Minister
    Government of France
    France
    to lead Macron's EU election campaign Resigned
    Mar. 25
    2019
    Richard Harrington
    Business Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Brexit indicative votes Resigned
    Mar. 25
    2019
    Alistair Burt
    Foreign Office Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Brexit indicative votes Resigned
    Mar. 25
    2019
    Steve Brine
    Health Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Brexit indicative votes Resigned
    Mar. 27
    2019
    Mounir Mahjoubi
    Digital Minister
    Government of France
    France
    Resigned
    Mar. 28
    2019
    Tor Mikkel Wara
    Justice Minister
    Government of Norway
    Norway
    after police expanded charges against his live-in partner Laila Anita Bertheussen, on suspicion of setting her family’s car on fire Resigned
    Mar. 30
    2019
    Abdirahman Abdilahi Farah
    Information Minister
    Government of Somaliland
    Somaliland
    ostensibly said to be involved in corruption Fired
    Mar. 30
    2019
    Issa Ahmed Abdalla
    Defense Minister
    Government of Somaliland
    Somaliland
    ostensibly said to be involved in corruption Fired
    Apr. 03
    2019
    Nigel Adams
    Wales Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Theresa May's vow to hold Brexit talks with Jeremy Corbyn Resigned
    Apr. 03
    2019
    Chris Heaton-Harris
    Brexit Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    over Theresa May's vow to hold Brexit talks with Jeremy Corbyn Resigned
    Apr. 03
    2019
    Joseph Harmon
    Minister of State
    Government of Guyana
    Guyana
    over dual citizenship Resigned
    Apr. 03
    2019
    Dominic Gaskin
    Minister of Business
    Government of Guyana
    Guyana
    over dual citizenship Resigned
    Apr. 03
    2019
    Rupert Roopnarine
    Minister of Public Service
    Government of Guyana
    Guyana
    over dual citizenship Resigned
    Apr. 06
    2019
    Ichiro Tsukada
    Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
    Government of Japan
    Japan
    Resigned
    Apr. 09
    2019
    Dan Ťok
    Transport Minister
    Government of Czech
    Republic

    Czech Republic
    Resigned
    Apr. 10
    2019
    Yoshitaka Sakurada
    Olympic Minister
    Government of Japan
    Japan
    a year before the Tokyo Games for remarks that offended people affected by the massive earthquake and tsunami that triggered nuclear meltdowns in 2011 Resigned
    Apr. 11
    2019
    James Marape
    Finance Minister
    Government of Papua
    New Guinea

    Papua New Guinea
    Resigned
    Apr. 11
    2019
    Peter Kazimir
    Finance Minister
    Government of Slovakia
    Slovakia
    will become Governor at National Bank of Slovakia Resigned
    Apr. 18
    2019
    Asad Umar
    Finance Minister
    Government of Pakistan
    Pakistan
    Resigned
    Apr. 18
    2019
    Jan Kněžínek
    Justice Minister
    Government of Czech
    Republic

    Czech Republic
    to be replaced by Marie Benešová Resigned
    Apr. 18
    2019
    Tudorel Toader
    Justice Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    Resigned
    May. 02
    2019
    Ionas Nicolaou
    Justice Minister
    Government of Cyprus
    Cyprus
    amid mounting criticism that police bungled their investigations when some of the seven foreign women and girls slain by a serial killer were initially reported missing Resigned
    May. 14
    2019
    Rumen Porozhanov
    Agriculture Minister
    Government of Bulgaria
    Bulgaria
    in scandals involving purchases of luxury properties and the building of guest houses with EU aid for private use Resigned
    May. 16
    2019
    May. 31
    2019
    Antonin Stanek
    Culture Minister
    Government of Czech
    Republic

    Czech Republic
    Resigned
    May. 20
    2019
    Stepan Poltorak
    Defense Minister
    Government of Ukraine
    Ukraine
    Resigned
    May. 22
    2019
    Mark Harbers
    Migration Minister
    Government of Netherlands
    Netherlands
    after department 'downplays murders and sex attacks carried out by asylum seekers Resigned
    May. 27
    2019
    Josefa Gonzalez Blanco
    Environment Minister
    Government of Mexico
    Mexico
    has been forced to resign after causing a flight she was about to miss to be delayed by 38 minutes, in direct contravention of her president’s populist promises to rule for the people Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    Rishad Bathiudeen
    Industry Minister
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    Rauf Hakeem
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    Kabir Hashim
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    MHA Haleem
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    Ali Zahir Maulana
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    Faizal Cassim
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    H.M.M. Haris
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 03
    2019
    Ameer Ali
    Government of Sri Lanka
    Sri Lanka
    Resigned
    Jun. 06
    2019
    Mohammad Bathaei
    Education Minister
    Government of Iran
    Iran
    Resigned
    Jun. 07
    2019
    Artak Zeynalyan
    Justice Minister
    Government of Armenia
    Armenia
    Resigned
    Jun. 08
    2019
    Mohammad Bat'haei
    Education Minister
    Government of Iran
    Iran
    to become a candidate in the upcoming parliamentary elections Resigned
    Jun. 10
    2019
    Igor Shunevich
    Internal Affairs Minister
    Government of Belarus
    Belarus
    Resigned
    Jun. 18
    2019
    David Sergeenko
    Health Minister
    Government of Georgia
    Georgia
    to be replaced by Ekaterine Tikaradze Resigned
    Jun. 24
    2019
    Ayoub Kara
    Communications Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    Resigned
    Jun. 25
    2019
    Roman Ilyk
    Deputy Health Minister
    Government of Ukraine
    Ukraine
    Resigned
    Jun. 26
    2019
    Meegan Fitzharris
    Minister for Health and Transport
    Australian Capital Territory
    Australia
    Resigned
    Jun. 29
    2019
    Sidi Mohamed Ould Maham
    Culture Minister & Spokesman
    Government of Mauritius
    Mauritius
    after defending a three-day communications blackout imposed during three days of post-election unrest Resigned
    Jul. 02
    2019
    Edgar Mora
    Education Minister
    Government of Costa
    Rica

    Costa Rica
    following protests against policies including his support for gender-neutral bathrooms Resigned
    Jul. 08
    2019
    Lovro Kuscevic
    Public Administration Minister
    Government of Croatia
    Croatia
    after media reports about questionable land and real estate deals Resigned
    Jul. 09
    2019
    Carlos Urzua
    Finance Minister
    Government of Mexico
    Mexico
    over disagreements with the left-wing government of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, which he accused of fiscal "extremism." Resigned
    Jul. 15
    2019
    Jul. 17
    2019
    Ursula von der Leyen
    Defense Minister
    Government of Germany
    Germany
    to be replaced by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer
    regardless of European Parliament vote
    Resigned
    Jul. 15
    2019
    Carmen Dan
    Internal Affairs Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    to be replaced by Nicolae Moga
    Jul. 16
    2019
    Franois de Rugy
    Environment Minister
    Government of France
    France
    after being accused of extravagant spending, including on private dinners Resigned
    Jul. 18
    2019
    Margot James
    Minister for Digital and Creative Industries
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    Resigned
    Jul. 22
    2019
    Alan Duncan
    Foreign Office Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    because he cannot serve under Boris Johnson Resigned
    Jul. 23
    2019
    Anne Milton
    Education Minister
    Government of Great
    Britain

    UK
    just hours before Boris Johnson is expected to be named Prime Minister Resigned
    Jul. 29
    2019
    Luis Castiglioni
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Paraguay
    Paraguay
    amid a growing scandal around the secret energy deal with Brazil that could cause Paraguay's state budget significant financial losses Resigned
    Jul. 30
    2019
    Nicolae Moga
    Interior Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    after the murders of two teenage girls in a southern town triggered protests over authorities inadequate handling of the case / was only appointed last week Resigned
    Aug. 02
    2019
    Ecaterina Andronescu
    Education Minister
    Government of Romania
    Romania
    following a controversial remark the minister made on TV related to the kidnapping of a 15-year old girl Fired
    Aug. 07
    2019
    Abdelkarim Zbidi
    Defense Minister
    Government of Tunisia
    Tunisia
    to run for president Resigned
    Aug. 12
    2019
    Aug. 8
    2019
    Priscah Mupfumira
    Minister of Tourism
    Government of Zimbabwe
    Zimbabwe
    is currently in a Harare jail awaiting trial for theft and corruption Fired
    Aug. 17
    2019
    Nicolas Dujovne
    Treasury Minister
    Government of Argentina
    Argentina
    Resigned
    Aug. 17
    2019
    Haim Katz
    Welfare Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    amidst corruption allegations Resigned
    Sep. 06
    2019
    Margot Wallstrom
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Sweden
    Sweden
    Resigned
    Sep. 16
    2019
    Alaa Alwan
    Health Minister
    Government of Iraq
    Iraq
    Resigned
    Sep. 17
    2019
    Anthony John Sidoti
    Sports Minister
    Government of Australia
    Australia
    while the corruption watchdog investigates his property investments Resigned
    Sep. 19
    2019
    Imam Nahrawi
    Sports Minister
    Government of Indonesia
    Indonesia
    after being accused of stealing Rp26.5bn ($1.8m, 1.62m) of public money Resigned
    Oct. 01
    2019
    Nestor Popolizio
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    Resigned
    Oct. 01
    2019
    Carlos Oliva
    Finance Minister
    Government of Peru
    Peru
    Resigned
    Oct. 14
    2019
    Cho Kuk
    Justice Minister
    Government of South
    Korea

    South Korea
    After Weeks of Protests Resigned
    Oct. 18
    2019
    Rick Perry
    Energy Secretary

    USA
    Resigned
    Oct. 20
    2019
    Camille Abousleiman
    Labour Minister
    Government of Lebanon
    Lebanon
    Resigned
    Oct. 23
    2019
    Salahuddin Rabbani
    Foreign Minister
    Government of Afghanistan
    Afghanistan
    Resigned
    Oct. 23
    2019
    Rocio Aguilar
    Finance Minister
    Government of Costa
    Rica

    Costa Rica
    ahead of possible sanctions Resigned
    Oct. 23
    2019
    Kert Kingo
    Foreign Trade and Information Technology Minister
    Government of Estonia
    Estonia
    Resigned
    Oct. 25
    2019
    Isshu Sugawara
    Trade Minister
    Government of Japan
    Japan
    over allegations he broke election law Resigned
    Oct. 31
    2019
    Katsuyuki Kawai
    Justice Minister
    Government of Japan
    Japan
    following media reports of election irregularities by his wife Resigned
    Nov. 01
    2019
    Pavle Radulovic
    Minister of Sustainable Development and Tourism
    Government of Montenegro
    Montenegro
    after a video emerged appearing to show inspectors from his ministry taking a bribe Resigned
    Nov. 06
    2019
    Natan Teewe
    Justice Minister
    Government of Kiribati
    Kiribati
    Resigned
    Nov. 07
    2019
    Guillermo Botero
    Defense Minister
    Government of Colombia
    Colombia
    Resigned
    Nov. 07
    2019
    Mikheil Batiashvili
    Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
    Government of Georgia
    Georgia
    Resigned
    Nov. 10
    2019
    Uri Ariel
    Agriculture and Rural Development Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    Resigned
    Nov. 10
    2019
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Defense Minister
    Government of Israel
    Israel
    to be replaced by Naftali Bennett Resigned
    Nov. 12
    2019
    Javier Zavaleta Lopez
    Defense Minister
    Government of Bolivia
    Bolivia
    Resigned
    Nov. 12
    2019
    Carlos Perez
    Oil Minister
    Government of Ecuador
    Ecuador
    Resigned
    Nov. 13
    2019
    Sackeus Shanghala
    Justice Minister
    Government of Namibia
    Namibia
    following media reports they awarded horse mackerel quotas to Iceland's biggest fishing firm in exchange for bribes Resigned
    Nov. 13
    2019
    Bernhard Esau
    Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister
    Government of Namibia
    Namibia
    following media reports they awarded horse mackerel quotas to Iceland's biggest fishing firm in exchange for bribes Resigned

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