Highlights

PM of Tunisia, Elyes Fakhfakh has submitted his resignation to the President of Tunisia Kais Saied. Fakhfakh resignation has come after a campaign to oust him in a vote of no confidence gathered momentum and to avoid more conflicts between state institutions in the nation.

PM Fakhfakh was appointed PM of Tunisia in January this year. Fakhfakh is currently under investigation over allegations of conflict of interest of owning shares in companies that had received public contracts.

Capital: Tunis

Currencies: Tunisian dinar

Official language: Arabic