Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed has banned the wearing of the niqab in public institutions for security reasons, according to Reuters, citing an official source.
Leadership struggles in Tunisia deepen, ruling party elects two leaders in parallel congresses
The party says it will continue to govern by consensus
Tunisia’s new President, 88-year-old Beji Caid Essebsi, says he wants to “...turn the page on the past and look to the future”. Elected with almost
The new Tunisian President has pledged reconciliation as he was sworn in before the House of People’s Representatives on Wednesday. Eighty
Counting is underway following Sunday’s presidential run-off election in Tunisia. A result is expected to be announced on Monday evening. The vote
Tunisia is preparing for Sunday’s landmark poll when the country will hold a run-off of its first presidential democratic election. Neither of the
Tunisia’s two main presidential candidates are expected to go head to head in a second round a run off following Sunday’s landmark election.
Polling stations have now closed in Tunisia’s historic presidential election.
This is the first ever ballot to directly elect the country’s leader
Tunisians are heading to the polls to vote for their first directly elected president since the 2011 revolution ended the rule of Ben Ali.
Tunisia is heading to the polls to vote on Sunday for a new president, just one month after electing its parliament.
The country which kick started
The prospects for human rights in Tunisia after forthcoming elections comes under the spotlight in this edition of Utalk.
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