The son and one-time inheritor obvious of late Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi introduced Sunday his candidacy for the nation’s presidential election subsequent month, Libya’s election company stated.
Seif al-Islam submitted his candidacy papers within the southern city of Sabah, the company stated in an announcement.
Gadhafi’s son was captured by fighters late in 2011, the 12 months when a well-liked rebellion toppled Gadhafi after greater than 40 years in energy. Moammar Gadhafi was later killed amid the following preventing that will flip right into a civil battle.
Seif al-Islam was launched in June 2017 after greater than 5 years in detention.