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Tunisia’s New Prime Minister Is The 1st Woman To Lead A Government In The Arab World


By Scott Neuman- September 29, 2021

Najla Bouden Ramadhane, a university engineer with World Bank experience, has been lifted from political obscurity to become Tunisia’s — and the Arab world’s — first female prime minister.

Ramadhane was named to the post Wednesday after Kais Saied, who became president two years ago, dismissed her predecessor in July and suspended parliament, Reuters reported.

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