Articles tagged 'muammar gaddafi'

Gaddafi's son sentenced to death 28 July 2015 TRIPOLI - A court in Libya has sentenced Col Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam, and eight others to death over war crimes linked to the 2011 revolution. More than 30 close associates of the deposed leader were on trial, accused of suppressing protests during the uprising. Saif al-Islam w...
Zim, Libya relations remain frosty 24 October 2013 HARARE - Libya is still yet to resume diplomatic relations with Zimbabwe three years after the closure of its embassy in the country. Joey Bimha, Foreign Affairs permanent secretary, told the Daily News yesterday that relations between the two countries have not been normalised while the embas...
Libya's Prime Minister freed from captivity 10 October 2013 TRIPOLI - Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan has returned to his office after being held for several hours by militiamen loosely allied to the government. Two years after the overthrow of Col Muammar Gaddafi, Libya still has no constitution and divisions between secular and Islamist forces have ...
Mugabe fears Gaddafi fate 17 July 2013 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe says he fears sharing the fate of slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi or Saddam Hussein, the deposed Iraqi president sentenced to death by hanging. At a rally at Chibuku Stadium in Chitungwiza yesterday, the Zanu PF leader accused the United States and Britain ...
'Gaddafi billions held in SA' 3 June 2013 JOHANNESBURG - Assets worth billions belonging to slain Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi are thought to be held by South African banks, the Sunday Times reported. National Treasury was approached by a group claiming to be representatives of the Libyan government, Finance minister Pravin Gordhan s ...