UN-backed GNA announces formation of cabinet

  • Libyan Express |
  • Tuesday 19 January 2016


Libyan News

The Government of National Accord (GNA) reached Tuesday the final cabinet formation with 32 ministers in different posts.

The GNA headed by Fayez Al-Serraj named the ministers after an extended meeting in Tunisia.

The most important ministries went as such:

Minister of Defense: Al-Mahdi Ibrahim Al-Berghthi
Minister of the Interior: Al-Aref Saleh Al-Khouja
Minister of Foreign Affairs: Marwan Ali Al-Wiseryewel
Minister of Economy: Abed Al-Matloub Bufarwa
Minister of International Cooperation: Mahmoud Faraj Al-Mahjoub
Minister of Oil: Khalifa Rajab Abdel Sadeq
Minister of Media and Information: Khalid Abdulhameed Najim

Only one woman minister, Asma Al-Ustah, was appointed to be the Minister of Culture.




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