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HNEC urges election candidates to prepare documentation for registration, reveals new parliamentary election logo

Libya’s High National Elections Commission (HNEC) called yesterday on potential candidates for the country’s presidential and parliamentary elections to prepare their documentation for registration. It said it will be announcing the date of the start of registration soon.

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The Libya Stabilisation Conference was all talk and little substance

The Libya Stabilisation Conference convened in Tripoli on 21 October without any clear agenda or specific objectives. As a result, there were very few realistic expectations. The one-day event brought together representatives of over 30 countries as well as the African Union, the European Union, the Arab League and the …

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Why impunity for war crimes could jeopardise Libya’s road to peace

The first results of a probe from Libya’s Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) commissioned by the UN Human Rights Council, which were released in early October, found evidence of grave violations that possibly include war crimes and crimes against humanity since 2016 in the conflict-stricken North African nation.

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Medical unions threaten general strike in response to Dbeibah’s “disregard” for their demands

The General Medical and Paramedical Unions decided to hold an urgent meeting on Thursday to consider the issue of what they deemed the “disregard” of the Prime Minister (PM), Abdel Hamid Dbeibah for their demands and to set a date for a general strike.

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Libya hoped its elections could heal the country. Instead, they could make it worse

With Libya still mired in crisis, all eyes are turned towards the elections that are due on 24 December 2021. The international community, which engineered the election timetable as part of its roadmap, is particularly fixated on getting to these polls on time.

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HNEC briefs HoR on elections. HoR keen to hold elections on time and will remain in ‘‘permanent session until the end of the electoral process’’

The First Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Fawzi Neweri met in his office yesterday at the headquarters of the House of Representatives (HoR) in the city of Tobruk, the Head of the High National Elections Commission (HNEC), Emad Al-Sayeh.

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