President Of Tunisia Is Dead

By Ikenga Chronicles July 25, 2019

President Of Tunisia Is Dead

92-year-old President of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, has died.

Essebsi died at Tunisia’s military hospital on Wednesday, according to a statement from the presidency.

He had been hospitalised late last month and spent a week in hospital after suffering health crisis.

The president of the parliament will become the president of Tunisia for 45 to 90 days while elections are conducted.

Essebsi became the President of the country in 2014.