Mohamed Sayah

Tunisian politician

Mohamed Sayah (Arabic: محمد الصيّاح‎‎; 31 December 1933 – 15 March 2018) was a Tunisian politician. He held a number of ministerial roles in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.[1] Sayah held many ministerial portfolios under President Habib Bourguiba.[2] He retired when Zine El Abidine Ben Ali rose to power.[3]

Mohamed Sayah, 1975

Sayah died on 15 March 2018 in Tunis at the age of 84.[4]


  1. "Qui était Mohamed Sayah, l'ancien bras droit de Bourguiba?" (in French). 2018-03-15.
  2. "Décès de Mohamed Sayah, figure clé des années Bourguiba" (in French). 2018-03-15.
  3. "Historiographe du président Habib Bourguiba et plusieurs fois ministre, Mohamed Sayah n'est plus" (in French). 2018-03-15.
  4. "Décès de l'ancien ministre Mohamed Sayah" (in French). 2018-03-15.