Najla As The First Woman PM Of Tunisia
♦ The 63-year-old Ms Bouden has also become the first female prime minister within the whole Arab world.
♦ Ms Bouden will be Tunisia’s tenth Prime Minister.
♦ Before this appointment, Najla served within the education bureau in 2011.
♦ She is a former director at PromESsE, a higher education reform project, and has held senior positions at Tunisia’s higher education ministry.
♦ Originally from Kairouan, she is a French-educated geologist with a doctorate in geological engineering and a lecturer at Tunisia’s National Engineering School.
♦ The President of Tunisia is Kais Saied, and also the Capital of Tunisia is Tunis.
♦ The currency of Tunisia is that the Tunisian dinar.