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North Africa country , the Republic of Tunisia’s interior minister, Hichem Mechichi has been appointed as the new PM of the nation. Mechichi succeeded Elyes Fakhfakh, from Democratic Forum for Labour and Liberties Party, who resigned over allegations of a conflict of interest. Mechichi take oath as a Prime Minister in August 2020.

Mechichi served as interior minister from February 27 , 2020 under Elyes Fakhfakh Prime Minister. He also has been a counsellor to President Kais Saied, handling legal matters. Mechichi has previously been chief of staff at the Ministry of Transport and also served in the Ministry of Social Affairs.

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