Nabil Karoui

Tunisian court releases media mogul Nabil Karoui

Tunisian court releases media mogul Nabil Karoui

  • Karoui, the owner of Nessma television channel and head of the Heart of Tunisia political party, was detained in December for a second time for alleged money laundering and tax fraud
  • In 2019, Karoui beat most candidates to reach a run-off for the presidency despite spending most of the campaign behind bars — he ultimately lost in a landslide to President Kais Saied
By Reuters ·