Libya’s electoral Commission says December 24th polls should be postponed

Libya’s electoral commission has proposed that, the highly anticipated elections scheduled for December 24th, 2021 should be postponed. The suggestion by the electoral body follows the conclusion by a parliamentary committee that, the set date for the election is impossible. The commission however proposed the 24th of January 2022 for the election to be held. […]

Libya polls: Militiamen storm court to stop Gaddafi’s son’s appeal

Recall that, Libya’s electoral commission earlier announced that Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of the country’s revolutionary leader Muammar Gaddafi was ineligible to contest the Presidential seat in the December poll on the basis of a court conviction. The authorities cited the 2015 judgement in absentia which sentenced him to death for fighting in the 2011 […]

Breaking news: Muammar Gaddafi’s son, Saif al-Islam set to run for President

Libya’s electoral commission has announced that, Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, son of Libya’s revolutionary leader Muammar al-Gaddafi, has registered for the poll which is scheduled for December 24th, 2021. The commission said in a statement that, “Saif al-Islam al-Gaddafi submitted … his candidacy for the presidential election to the High National Electoral Commission office in the […]