Tunisia's Kais Saied: saviour or autocrat-in-waiting

Tunisia’s President Kais Saied, who staged a dramatic power grab last year against the country’s political elite, is pushing to pass a constitution that would enshrine his one-man rule.

The former law professor and political outsider stood as an independent and won a landslide victory in the North African country’s 2019 presidential vote, capitalising on his image as a clean operator in contrast to his graft-tainted rivals.