Tunisia Head Into DR Congo Clash As Favourites
[allAfrica]Tunisia need just a draw to ensure a place in the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup but say they will be going for the win against DR Congo in Bata on Monday.
Tunisia Plays Host to Inter-Libyan Dialogue
[Magharebia]Tunis -Away from the roar of guns and the smoke of fires in Libya, Tunisia was transformed this week into an arena to search for consensus among Libyans from different political and ideological trends.
Tunisian-German Parliamentary Co-Operation Discussed As HPR Speaker Meets Steinmeier
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Bardo -Tunisian-German co-operation in the parliamentary field was discussed at a meeting held Friday evening at Bardo Palace between Speaker of the House of People's Representatives (HPR) Mohamed Ennaceur and German Federal Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier, who is paying an official visit to Tunisia from January 23 to 24.
Jomaa Essid Handover Set for Wednesday - Prime Ministry Source
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa will hand over power to PM-designate Habib Essid on Wednesday, January 28, said a reliable source at the Prime Ministry.
Tunisia Condemns Abduction of Japanese Nationals, Calls for Their Immediate Release
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Tunisia strongly condemned the abduction of two Japanese nationals who are still held as hostages by terrorist organisations, calling for their immediate release, according to a Foreign Ministry statement made public Friday.
Death of Saudi King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz - CaÃ¯d Essebsi Condoles With New Monarch
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Carthage -President of the Republic BÃ©ji CaÃ¯d Essebsi sent Friday a message of condolence to King Salman Bin Abdulaziz al Saud, the newly declared monarch of Saudi Arabia, following the death at dawn of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud.
Adoption of Articles On Composition of HPR Bureau
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Bardo -The House of the People's Representatives (HPR) adopted, Thursday, in a plenary session, articles 52, 53 and 54 related to the composition of house bureau. During the same session, articles 55 and 56 were also adopted.
Tunisia Decrees Three Days of Mourning After Saudi King's Death
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -In the aftermath of the death of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, President of the Republic BÃ©ji Caid Essebsi decreed three days of mourning during which the flag will be flown at half-mast.
Habib Essid's Line-Up to Be Announced Early On Friday Afternoon
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Carthage -PM-designate Habib Essid will announce, Friday at 2pm, the new cabinet line-up.
CaÃ¯d Essebsi to Fly Saturday to Saudi Arabia Following Death of King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Carthage -President of the Republic BÃ©ji CaÃ¯d Essebsi will travel, on Saturday morning, to Saudi Arabia to offer condolences to new monarch Salman Bin Abdulaziz al Saud on the death Friday of his brother King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud.
Tunisia's Jaziri Out of Australian Open
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Tunisian tennis player Malek Jaziri (World No.75) was knocked out of the Australian Open after a third-round exit.
Yemen's President, Cabinet Resign
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Sanaa -Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, the president of Yemen has resigned on Thursday, officials reported.
Habib Essid Announces Cabinet Line-Up
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Prime Minister-designate Habib Essid announced, Friday, the government line-up at a news conference held in Carthage Palace after a meeting with President Beji Caid Essebsi.
Blast Kills Two in Bihar
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Bihar -A police constable and a woman suspected of carrying a bomb were killed and 17 others injured, in a blast at a civil court premises on Friday.
All Available Evidence Affirm That Chourabi and Ktari Are Still Alive - Faycal Gouiaa
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -All the evidence before the Crisis Response Unit and the Monitoring Unit at the Foreign Ministry about the Tunisian journalists kidnapped in Libya affirm that Sofiene Chourabi and Nadhir Ktari are still alive, according to Secretary of State to Foreign Affairs Faycal Gouiaa.
All Not Lost for Zambia After Tunisia Defeat On Day Six of Afcon
[RFI]Zambia squander their chances against Tunisia, they're already preparing CAN 2017 and Ghana's coach falls out of love with Equatorial Guinea on Day six of the African Cup of Nations (CAN).
Chikhaoui's Late Strike Breaks Zambian Hearts
[allAfrica]Tunisia came back from a goal down to break Zambians' hearts and claim a 2-1 success in their African Nations Cup Group B clash in Ebebiyin on Thursday.
Tunisia Sneak Win, Kidiaba Denies Cape Verde
[Deutsche Welle]Tunisia have come from a goal down to win 2-1 against Zambia, sealing their first win of the 2015 tournament in the progress. Cape Verde were denied a win after a strong performance from DR Congo's Robert Kidiaba.
It's Painful - Janza... As Tunisia Blunt Chipolopolo
[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA last night paid the prize for being wasteful as Tunisia romped to a routine win at the 2015 Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with coach Honour Janza conceding the Chipolopolo's route to the quarter-finals is now in jeopardy.
Tunisia Match Crunch Time for Zambia Coach
[RFI]Mongomo -Zambia 's second Group B game against Tunisia in Ebebiyin could prove pivotal in the fortunes of coach Honour Janza. He's less than six months into his tenure and a poor result will complicate his team's hopes of progressing to the quarter-finals. It might also prove fatal to his chances of maintaining his post.