Tripoli, 28 January 2013:
The High Court has rejected appeals by another two elected congressmen against being ruled ineligible for office by . . .[restrict]the Integrity Commission.
Official Integrity Commission spokesman Nasir Bennour said today, Monday, that the High Court in session yesterday had upheld the Commission’s decision to ban two GNC members on the basis of non-compatibility of its standards of integrity: Salim Al Hadi Ali from Bani Walid and Ibrahim Mohamed Eddah Mohamed for Obari.
Altogether, nine Congress members have been disbarred so far by the Commission. Ali and Mohamed are the fifth and sixth members to lose their appeal against their bans.
Bani Walid’s other Congress member, Amna Mahmoud Mohamed Takhikh, was disbarred by the Commission two weeks’ ago. [/restrict]