Posts Tagged ‘Tunisia’

Kais Saied takes oath as Tunisia’s new president

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 23, 2019
Tunisia’s President-elect Kais Saied took the oath of office on Wednesday before the National Assembly (parliament). The former law professor was elected president in a presidential run-off on Oct. 13. “There is no room for anyone to act above law,” Saied said in a speech after the swearing-in ceremony. He vowed that the “freedom of […]

French tourist stabbed to death in Tunisia

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 14, 2019
The Tunisian Interior Ministry said on Monday that a French tourist was stabbed to death by a religious extremist in Tunisia’s northernmost province of Bizerte. The ministry spokesman, Khaled Hayouni, said security authorities recognised the incident as a public law case, adding that all efforts were being made to identify the context of the incident. […]

Ighalo’s Striker Crowns Nigeria as Bronze Medalist at the 2019 AFCON

by Breaking Timeson July 17, 2019
Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo 3rd minutes strike was  the fastest goal so far in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations as the Super Eagles beat Tunisia 1-0 on Wednesday night to win the Bronze medal at this year’s tournament. Nigeria got off to a great start, claiming the lead in just the third minute. […]