Exit poll shows Islamist Ennahda party first in Tunisia election

Abdelfattah Mourou, vice president of the Islamist Ennahda party and presidential candidate, stands outside a polling station during presidential election in Tunis. (Reuters)

Tunisia’s Islamist Ennahda party gained most votes in Sunday’s parliamentary election, an exit poll by Sigma Conseil broadcast by state television showed.

The poll showed Ennahda with 17.5 percent of the vote and its main rival, the Heart of Tunisia party of detained media mogul Nabil Karoui with 15.6 percent of the vote.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:56 - GMT 06:56