Ahmed Ouyahia was the Prime Minister of Algeria in 2011.Ahmed Ouyahia became the Prime Minister of Algeria on 2008 June 23 when appointed by President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He served until he was replaced on 2012 September 3. Ouyahia has been the prime minister twice before, from 1995 December 31 to 1998 December 15 under president Liamine Zéroual, and again from 2003 May 5 to 2006 May 24 under president Bouteflika.