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Vol 64 No 2

Published 19th January 2023


Government by chequebook

Prime Minister Abdel Hamid Dubaiba will use the central bank to shore up his power base and buy off opponents

Elections look unlikely again this year. After the eastern-based House of Representatives (HoR) blamed the failure of the December 2021 presidential elections on Prime Minister Abdel Hamid Dubaiba's Tripoli-based Government of National Unity (GNU), 2022 ended with Libya still divided in the same three ways that have applied for eight years.

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