Tag Archives | Sabha

WHO delivers Urgent Medical Supplies to Sabha

The World Health Organization (WHO) country office in Libya has delivered ten International Emergency Health kits (IEHK) to Sabha Medical Center. The standardized kits of essential medicines, supplies and equipment were procured with financial assistance from European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO). One kit is designed to meet the basic health needs of 10,000 […]

Libyan Municipalities Plan to Communicate about Hope

Seven communications officers from Kikla, Obari, Sabha and Sirte municipalities has completed a specialized training in strategic communication held in Tripoli from 14 to 17 August. Organized by the Stabilization Facility for Libya project (SFL), led by Government of National Accord (GNA) and implemented by UNDP, the four-day workshop brought the participants the opportunity to […]

New Community Stabilization Committees in Southern Libya

IOM Libya's community stabilization programme, Together We Build, has convened Community Management Committees (CMC) in Sabha and Al Qatrun, southern Libya, to discuss the programme’s achievements and challenges in 2016, and to plan for 2017. During the two two-day meetings (30-31/01 and 06-07/02), IOM and CMCs addressed challenges encountered in 2016 and the importance of […]

Thieves Target Sebha Airport

By John Lee. Libya Herald reports that a large generator has been stolen from outside the main building at Sebha [Sabha] Airport. Computers and printers were also taken last week. The airport has been closed for more than 18 months because clashes in nearby areas, with the military airbase at Tamenhint being used instead. (Source: […]

Libyans Struggle to Survive

From ICRC. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. Libya: Struggle to Survive as Services Collapse With no end in sight to the fighting in Libya, people are losing hope of ever returning to normal life. Many regions face regular power cuts, water cuts […]

UNSMIL Concerned About Clashes in South

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) is deeply concerned about the renewed clashes in southern Libya, particularly in the cities of Sabha, al-Kufra and Awbari, and calls for an immediate end to the violence. Reports indicate that the recent fighting in Sabha has resulted in scores of people killed, including three women and […]

Libya Farmers Face Major Losses

Farmers in Libya's south are reportedly suffering from major losses as a result of the continuing violence in Tripoli. An official at the Libyan Ministry of Agriculture in the southern city of Sabha [Sebha] told Anadolu news agency that farmers in the south usually transfer their produce to Tripoli, but the closure of Tripoli's key […]