2014-10-28

According to Tunisian Islamist party Ennahda, Nidaa Tounes won more seats in the parliamentary elections on Sunday.

“Nidaa Tounes will have between 10 and 12 lawmakers more than us in the parliament,” Ennahda Spokesman Zied Ladhari told Mosaique FM on Monday (October 27th)

Ennahda would not dispute the results, but would support a government of national unity, Ladhari said.

In other news Monday, El-Mahaba party chief Hachmi Hamdi withdrew from the November 23rd presidential race.

He explained that his decision was due to his party’s performance in the legislative election, TAP reported.

Source: Magharebia.

Link: http://magharebia.com/en_GB/articles/awi/newsbriefs/general/2014/10/28/newsbrief-01.