Ennahda

  • Tunisia PM quits after failing to form new government February 20, 2013

    Tunis: Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali resigned on Tuesday after failing to replace a government pulled apart by acrimony between his Islamist allies and their secular opponents. Jebali had threatened to quit if his plan for a non-partisan cabinet of technocrats to lead the north African country into early elections...
  • Tunisian Islamists confirmed election winners October 28, 2011

    Tunis: Tunisian election officials on Thursday confirmed the Islamist Ennahda party as winner of the North African country's election, setting it up to form the first Islamist-led government in the wake of the Arab Spring uprisings. Ennahda has tried to reassure secularists and investors, nervous about the prospect of Islamist rule...