Tunisia News


Monday, 10-27-14, 13:56Secular Nida Party Takes Slight Early Lead[Deutsche Welle]As ballots are counted one day after Tunisia's parliamentary elections, the secular Nida Tunis party is slightly in the lead. It does not appear likely that any party will win an outright majority. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 12:14Tunisia Forcefully Condemns Terrorist Attacks in North Sinai[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Tunisia strongly denounced Friday's terrorist attacks in North Sinai, Egypt, which killed and injured several security personnel. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 11:32Election Motifs Intrigue Tunisians[Magharebia]Tunis -As Tunisia's historic election nears, political campaigns are a source of entertainment for voters. read more...
Monday, 10-27-14, 10:22Negotiations With 'Terrorist Group' Continues[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis, -Negotiations with the terrorist group hiding in a house in "El Ward" neighbourhood in the locality of Chebbaou, governorate of Manouba, are still going on, Official Spokesperson for the Interior Ministry Mohamed Ali Laroui said, Thursday. read more...
Sunday, 10-26-14, 9:48Six Killed in 'Anti-Terror' Operation[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Six among the terrorist group members hiding in a house in Chebbaou (Manouba) were killed and two others arrested, as security forces stormed the house, Friday morning. read more...
Sunday, 10-26-14, 9:27Tunisians Choose New Parliament[Deutsche Welle]The birthplace of the "Arab Spring" is voting to choose its first parliament. The exercise is being seen as Tunisia's first major step towards democracy following the revolution in 2011. read more...
Saturday, 10-25-14, 18:02Jomaa Reassures Tunisian People On Smooth Organisation of Polls[Tunis Afrique Presse]Nabeul -Interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa reassured, Saturday, the Tunisian people about the smooth organisation of the legislative elections due, Sunday. read more...
Saturday, 10-25-14, 7:3527 Candidates to Run for Presidency[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -The official number of candidates for the presidential election is 27 candidates after the expiry of the deadlines for appeals to the Administrative Court, President of the Independent High Authority for the Elections (ISIE) Chafik Sarsar announced on Friday. read more...
Saturday, 10-25-14, 7:04'Terrorists' Hide-Out Raided[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -The intervention of security forces in Chebbaou, delegation of Oued Ellil ended successfully after 28 hours of negotiations but also of firefight with the terrorist group holed up in a house, Interior Ministry's spokesman Mohamed Ali Laroui said Friday. read more...
Friday, 10-24-14, 10:09Tunisia On High Alert Ahead of Election[Magharebia]Tunis -Tunisian security forces, working alongside the army, plan to mobilise all of their resources to secure election day, Interior Ministry Spokesman Mohamed Ali Aroui told Magharebia. read more...


Latest Blog Posts From Africa.com

   
Africa.com Tweets
Follow us on Twitter
Check out africa.com on youTube
For more news and analysis:

        

How We Made It In Africa

27-10-2014Ugandan kung fu culture fuels independent cinemaFor kids learning the martial arts, becoming a famous action star has become the ultimate goal.
27-10-2014Rabbit farming a winner for Kenyan entrepreneur“We are making more money from rabbits than what cattle farmers make.”