Thursday, January 27, 2022

Mangoush could resign over feud with Dbeibeh’s cousin, report

Mangoush could resign over feud with Dbeibeh’s cousin, report

Libya’s Foreign Minister Najla Mangoush has not returned to Libya to resume her duties for nearly a month due to a dispute between her and Ibrahim Dbeibeh, an advisor and cousin to Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh, a Libyan press reports.

Citing unnamed sources in the foreign ministry, El-Enwan newspaper said the feud between Mangoush and Dbeibeh is over appointing new staff at the country’s diplomatic missions abroad.

According to El-Enwan, Mangoush is currently at the Shangri-La Bosphorus Hotel in Istanbul where she is allegedly “contemplating jumping off the Dbeibeh family’s boat and handing her resignation”.