Tripoli (UNA-OIC) – Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez Al-Sarraj has announced his intention to hand over his duties to a new authority no later than the end of next October.
In a televised speech on Wednesday, Sarraj welcomed all the ongoing meetings and consultations under the auspices of the United Nations and the recommendations made by the Libyan parties. He also wished that the inter-Libyan dialogue would usher in the start of reaching a consensus.
Sarraj said that the recent consultations led to an agreement on prepare for elections, noting that he will be supportive of all understandings. Meanwhile, he called on the dialogue committee to accelerate the formation of the new executive authority.