Essebsi decides to submit to HPR proposal to dismiss Chedly Ayari | Tunisia News Gazette

Essebsi decides to submit to HPR proposal to dismiss Chedly Ayari

President Beji Caid Essebsi decided on Thursday to submit Prime Minister Youssef Chahed’s proposal to dismiss Governor of the Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) Chedly Ayari from his duties and to appoint Marouane El Abassi as new governor to the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) for adoption in accordance to Article 78 of the Constitution.

Chahed had decided on Wednesday to sack Ayari and had presented a proposal on this matter to the President of the Republic suggesting to appoint Marouane El Abassi as new BCT Governor.

Provisions of Article 78 of the Constitution stipulates that the President of the Republic shall appoint the BCT governor upon a proposal by the Prime Minister and after being approved by the absolute majority of members of the HPR.

Source: TAP News Agency

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