The African Jotter

Libyan coast guard says it has intercepted 15,000 migrants in 2018

Libya’s coast guard has intercepted about 15,000 migrants trying to reach Italy by sea this year,…

Is Libya ready to host international football matches again?

A Fifa delegation led by Veron Mosengo-Omba, the director of African and Caribbean Member Associations, is…

Libyan court clears Gaddafi son of footballer’s murder

A Libyan appeals court cleared one of the sons of late leader Muammar Gaddafi on Tuesday…

‘Kidnapped’ Libya mayor under arrest: prosecution

The mayor of Libya’s capital Tripoli has been arrested and is under interrogation, the prosecution said…

Gaddafi’s son, Saif al Islam welcomes Sarkozy arrest, offers evidence

Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of fallen Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has welcomed the detention of…

Total increases stake in Libya-based Waha Oil

French energy company Total said it acquired a 16.33 percent stake in Libya’s Waha concessions from…