Famous Tunisian singer Safoua passes away

Famous Tunisian singer Safoua passed away on November 19 at the age of 76.

In a statement issued on Friday evening, the Culture Ministry regretted the loss of a great icon of the Tunisian artistic and musical scene.

Safoua, whose real name was Nabiha Gargouri, was born in the city of Sfax in 1945.

The deceased was one of the leading figures of the national music scene, which earned her the title of “the Pearl of the South,” in reference to her native city, the Capital of the South.

 

Source: Tap News Agency