Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli congratulated on Saturday Tunisia’s President Kais Saied on the success of the constitutional referendum in voting for the new Tunisian constitution.
Bouden made the statements in a speech during the Egyptian-Tunisian economic forum held on the sidelines of the 17th session of the Egyptian-Tunisian Joint Higher Committee held in Tunisia and co-chaired by the prime ministers of both countries on 12-13 May.
Sisi made the remarks as he met with Tunisian Prime Minister Najla Bouden on the sidelines of the “One Ocean” Summit held in the French port city of Brest, a statement by the presidential spokesman said.
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi affirmed Egypt’s full support to Tunisia and the efforts made by President Kais Saied and the new Tunisian government to achieve stability and development to people.
The Islamist Ennahda movement in Tunisia became in hot waters, not just for its latest “lobbying” contract which is currently being investigated, but for other Serval accusations including assassinations and corruption.
Egypt has welcomed the formation of the new Tunisian government on Monday under Prime Minister Najla Bouden, voicing confidence in its ability to face the various challenges.
Egypt has welcomed Tunisian President Kais Saied’s naming of Najla Bouden Romdhane to form a new government two months after he sacked the former government and suspended parliament.