Payments to thuwar will resume after completion of database: Finance Minister Hassan Zaglam

By Sami Zaptia.

Tripoli, 26 July:



At the official weekly government press conference held at the Prime Minister's office yesterday, the Minister of Finance, Hassan Zaglam, assured the thuwar, or brigadesmen, that they will receive their outstanding grants.

In February this year, the National Transitional Council (NTC) had decided to pay one-off grants of LD 2,400 to single thuwar  and LD 4,000 to married thuwar.

However, due to suspected massive fraud and irregularities, the payments were subsequently suspended. Many alleged bona fida brigadesmen have . . .

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