Libya

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 04:55:39 GMT
Libya Needs More Than a Vote
[Chatham House] The international community must ensure a clear and workable election process if Libya is to achieve stability, argue Tim Eaton and Tarek Megerisi

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 06:24:44 GMT
Gunmen Attack Court, Blocking Gaddafi Son's Appeal to Run for President
[RFI] Libya's unity government has condemned an attack on a court which prevented Saif al-Islam Kadhafi from lodging an appeal against disqualification from December's presidential election.

Sat, 27 Nov 2021 07:17:49 GMT
Gaddafi's Bid for President Questions the ICC's Influence
[ISS] Saif al-Islam Gaddafi's ambitions in Libya may not materialise, but his move shows the international court's limits.

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 05:28:41 GMT
Seif Al-Islam Gaddafi Deemed Ineligible for Presidency Race
[DW] Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi son's hopes of running for president are dashed, as the country's electoral commission disqualifies him.

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 08:36:51 GMT
98 Candidates Apply for Libya's Presidential Election
[Ghanaian Times] A total of 98 candidates, including two females, have submitted applications for the first direct presidential election in Libya as the application ended on Tuesday.

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 06:38:51 GMT
Libya At 'Delicate and Critical Juncture' Ahead of Landmark Elections - UN Envoy
[UN News] With one month left until elections in Libya, it is important that the international community remains united in support of the process, UN Special Envoy Ján Kubis told the Security Council on Wednesday.

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 06:27:03 GMT
IOM, Govt Evacuate Another 330 Stranded Nigerians From Libya
[Premium Times] "Some of the returnees were in Libya's detention centres for immigration offences while others were either rescued victims of human trafficking or irregular migrants on voluntary return."

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 06:47:32 GMT
UN Security Council Threatens Sanctions Against Libya Election Spoilers
[VOA] New York -- The U.N. Security Council threatened sanctions Wednesday against spoilers in Libya's presidential and parliamentary elections scheduled for December 24.

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 08:47:24 GMT
First Edition of 'Made in Libya' Exhibition Kicks-Off
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The first edition of the "Made in Libya" exhibition kicked-off on Wednesday at the Kram exhibition centre, with the participation of 150 companies.

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 12:58:36 GMT
Libya Energy Summit - There Is Need for More Intra-African Collaboration - Sahara Group
[Premium Times] 'Ensuring the security of lives and properties, would enhance investment within the continent and also boost foreign direct investments needed to transform Africa's expansive oil and gas sector."

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 09:01:08 GMT
Sisi - Egypt's Primary Goal Is to Achieve Peace, Security in Libya
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said Egypt's primary goal is to "achieve peace and security for brothers in Libya, as well as to activate the free will of its people".

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 05:30:58 GMT
Memories of Kenyan Elders' Visit to Libya Just Before Gaddafi's Death
[Nation] A traditional leader who was part of the 100-strong Kenyan delegation that visited former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 before the strongman died has broken his 10-year silence.

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 12:08:37 GMT
First Edition of Made in Libya Business Fair Next November 23-27 in Tunis
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The first edition of Tunisian-Libyan business fair Made in Libya is slated to be held in Tunis next November 23-27, the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy said on Friday.

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 07:32:01 GMT
95 Libya Returnees Arrive Nigeria
[Vanguard] Lagos -- Another batch of 95 Nigerians, who were stranded in Libya, have arrived Nigeria under the Assisted Voluntary Programme.

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 08:30:15 GMT
Libya's Eastern Commander Haftar Announces Election Bid
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Benghazi /Libya -- Eastern commander Khalifa Haftar will run in Libya's presidential elections due next month, he announced in a televised speech on Tuesday.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 05:18:21 GMT
Muammar Gaddafi's Son Registers to Run for President
[RFI] Seif al-Islam Kadhafi, son of slain Libyan dictator Moamer Kadhafi, has registered to run in December presidential polls seen as crucial to helping the country turn a page on a decade of conflict.

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 06:37:27 GMT
Angola Draw With Libya in Final World Cup Qualifier
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola drew 1-1 with Libya in the last round of Group F of the 2022 Qatar World Cup qualifier to end in the fourth and last position of the group with five points.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 08:13:47 GMT
Tunisia's Role in Libya's Crisis Has Been Effective and Vital, Says Libyan Foreign Minister
[Tunis Afrique Presse] /Narjes Bdira) -- The role of Tunisia in the Libyan crisis has been "effective and vital," Libyan Foreign Minister Najla Mangoush said Saturday in Paris.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 08:06:00 GMT
Sisi Back Home After Attending Paris Conf. On Libya
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi returned home on Saturday 13/11/2021, wrapping up a visit to France during which he attended the Paris international conference on Libya.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 09:24:00 GMT
Spox - Egypt's Position On Activating Free Will of Libyan People Was Clear Since Crisis Began
[Egypt Online] Egypt's position on the Libyan crisis was clear from its beginning, which is the necessity of activating the free will of the Libyan people through holding election, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said on Friday 12/11/2021.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 09:23:36 GMT
Paris Conference Presses for Holding Libyan Elections As Scheduled, Creating Reconciliation Commission
[Egypt Online] The final communique of the Paris International Conference on Libya has called for holding the election in the North African country as scheduled on December 24.

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 09:13:28 GMT
Jerandi, UN's Kubiš Discuss Ways to Support Political Process in Libya
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisians abroad Othman Jerandi met on Friday in Paris with Special Envoy of the united Nations Secretary-General for Libya Ján Kubis.

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 13:18:39 GMT
Steadily Spreading Crises Across the Sahel Far from Reaching Peak
[Centre 4s] Over the last ten years, the Sahel crisis has steadily taken root in and spread beyond the region. Having become structural, it is far from having reached its peak, especially in Mali, its epicenter. Its human, material and political dama...

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 04:29:12 GMT
World Powers Call for Support for December 24 Elections in Libya
[DW] French President Emmanuel Macron hosted a conference on Libya that saw world powers back December elections. The participating countries threatened sanctions for any actors who might seek to derail the plans.

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 10:22:58 GMT
France Hosts Global Push to Promote Stability in Libya, Keep Elections On Track
[RFI] French President Emmanuel Macron is on Friday hosting leaders and diplomats in Paris for an international conference aimed at ensuring Libya maintains its plan to hold elections in December.

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 07:56:50 GMT
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi's Speech At Paris Conference On Libya
[Egypt Online] Address by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi at Paris Conference on Libya

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 05:32:25 GMT
Elections 'Essential Next Step' Towards Peace and Stability - Guterres
[UN News] UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged Libyans to forge a spirt of national unity and overcome any remaining differences ahead of landmark presidential and parliamentary elections next month.

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 14:51:51 GMT
World Leaders Bolster Troubled Libya Ahead of Key Election
[VOA] France is hosting an international conference on Libya on Friday as the North African country heads into long-awaited elections next month, a vote that regional and world powers hope will pull the oil-rich nation out of its decade-old chaos.

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 07:02:54 GMT
Leaders Meet in Paris to Support Libya Elections
[HRW] Ensure Free, Accessible Electoral Process and Accountability for Serious Abuses

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 09:34:16 GMT
President Sisi Arrives in Paris to Partake in Int'l Conference On Libya
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrived at Charles de Gaulle Airport in the French capital Paris Thursday 11/11/2021 to take part in Paris International Conference on Libya.

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