Following the resignation of former Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali, Ali Larayedh was designated as his successor on 8 March 2013 and named his government with Othman Jerandi as foreign minister, Rachid Sabbagh as defense minister, and Lotfi Ben Jeddou as Minister of the Interior. The government was approved by the Constituent Assembly (139-45) on 13 March 2013 and took office on 14 March 2013. Professional career
Lotfi Ben Jeddou was graduated from the Higher Judicial Institute of Tunis and licentiate in law.
Interior Minister of Tunisia
On 30 July 2013 Lotfi Ben Jeddou told the local Mosaique radio station "I have a great wish to resign, and I am ready to resign.
A salvation government or national unity government must be formed to get Tunisia out of this bottleneck."