The Prime Minister, Abdul Hamid Dbeibah, has congratulated Mohammed Takkala for being elected as the head of the High Council of State (HCS).

"I congratulate Mohammed Takkala on winning the confidence of the HCS members and wishing him success in his duties”, Dbeibah tweeted, hoping that the HCS will be biased to achieve the will of the Libyans to hold elections and end the transitional stages.