The Head of the Audit Bureau, Khaled Shakshak made a referral on Monday evening to the Office of the Attorney General, of a file which included details of the Bureau’s investigations into the cause of long hours of power outages throughout the country.

Due to certain suspicions, a file has been presented, recommending the prevention of travel by officials of the General Electricity Company of Libya (GEOCL) until all investigations are complete.

According to the letter published by the Audit Bureau on Tuesday, which was addressed to the Office of the Attorney General and dated August 19, the current accusations against officials of the GECOL include willful negligence, amounting to criminal offences.