The Government of National Unity (GNU) has lauded the Ministry of Oil and Gas for its efforts in curbing financial irregularities that saved the state billions of dinars.

The Council of Ministers of the GNU held its 4th regular meeting for the current year 2022 on Sunday, headed by PM Abdul Hamid Dbeibah.

Spokesman of the GNU Mohamed Hammouda wrote on his Facebook account that "The Council of Ministers decided during the meeting to grant the Ministry of Oil and Gas a reward for monitoring financial violations that saved the state treasury (10.9) billion dinars."