Tunisian PM Najla Bouden announces lineup of her government

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The Tunisian Presidency said, new Tunisian Prime Minister Najla Bouden Romdhane announced on Monday the lineup of her government.

The Xinhua reported, Bouden and members of her cabinet took the oath in front of President Kais Saied during a ceremony held at the Carthage Palace.

According to the Xinhua, the new cabinet is composed of 24 ministers, including eight women, and one secretary of state.

In her speech, Bouden said her goal is “to restore confidence and hope, and ensure economic and health security for the citizens.”

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She noted: “One of the most important goals is to combat corruption.”

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On Sept. 29, Saied appointed Bouden as prime minister after removing Hichem Mechichi from the post and suspended all activities of the Assembly of the People’s Representatives, or the parliament, on July 25.

Source: xinhua