Chahed nominates his new Cabinet


Youssef Chahed, Tunisia’s prime minister designate has nominated his new Cabinet. The incumbent interior, defence and foreign ministers have retained their posts but other positions have changed. There are 36 ministers and 14 secretaries of state in the new government which still has to be approved by parliament.

The full list of the new Cabinet as published on the Agence Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP) website is as follows:

Ghazi Jeribi; Minister of Justice
Farhat Horchani; Minister of National Defence
Hedi Majdoub; Minister of Interior
Khemaies Jhinaoui; Minister of Foreign Affairs
Anis Ghedira; Minister of Transport
Lamia Zribi; Minister of Finance
Fadhel Abdelkefi; Minister of Development, Investment and International Co-operation
Riadh Mouakher; Minister of Local Affairs and Environment
Samir Taieb; Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries
Zied Ladhari; Minister of Industry and Trade
Abid Briki; Minister of Public Service and Governance
Mohamed Salah Arfaoui; Minister of Public Works, Housing and Spatial Development
Selma Elloumi Rekik; Minister of Tourism and Handicraft
Hela Cheikhrouhou; Minister of Energy, Mining and Renewable Energy
Anwar Maarouf; Minister of Communication Technologies and Digital Economy
Naziha Laabidi; Minister of Women, Family and Children
Majdouline Cherni; Minister of Youth and Sports
Mohamed Zine El Abidine; Minister of Cultural Affairs
Samira Marai; Minister of Health
Mohamed Trabelsi; Minister of Social Affairs
Neji Jalloul; Minister of Education
Slim Khalbous; Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
Imed Hammami; Minister of Vocational Training and Employment
Abdeljelil Ben Salem; Minister of Religious Affairs
Iyed Dahmani; Minister to the Prime Minister responsible for Relations with the HPR
Mehdi Ben Gharbia; Minister for Relations with Constitutional Bodies, Civil Society and Human Rights

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