On November 24, President Cavaco Silva appointed Costa as the next Prime Minister of Portugal, and he took office on November 26.
António Luis Santos da Costa
GCIH is a Portuguese lawyer and politician
who has been the country's 119th and present Prime Minister
since November 26, 2015, presided over the XXI and XXII Constitutional Governments.
, formally the
, is a country in Southwestern Europe
with mainland on the
Iberian Peninsula and the Atlantic archipelagos of the Azores and Madeira
. It is continental Europe's westernmost point, and its Iberian component is limited to the west and south by the
and the north and east by Spain
, the only country that has a land boundary with
. Its two archipelagos are divided into two independent areas,
each with its
administration. Portuguese is the authorized and national language.