Ahmad Nabil al-Alam

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Nabil Elalam
Born Ahmed Nabil Elalem
Nationality Libyan
Occupation Engineer

Ahmed Nabil Elalam is the president of the Libyan Olympic Committee.



Elalem holds a Master of Science Dgree in Mechanical Engineering.[1] and another master's degree in Teaching and Coaching Judo.[2]"Mr Ahmed Nabil ELALEM". Association of National Olympic Committees. Archived from the original on 26 March 2014. Retrieved 16 July 2012. </ref>

Academic career[edit]

He was a lecturer at the University of Tripoli, giving lectures on mechanical and industrial engineering.[1]

Sport career[edit]

Alam was the coach of the Libyan and Malaysian Judo Teams during the 1990s.[1] He also served as head of the Libyan Football Association during the reign of Muammar Gaddafi.[3] Mohammed Gaddafi was al-Alam's predecessor as Olympic Committee president.[3]


Ahmad Nabil al-Alam was kidnapped on 15 July 2012 in central Tripoli, Libya.[4] He was freed on 22 July 2012, a week after he was taken from his car by gunmen in Tripoli.[5]


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  3. ^ a b "Abductors free Libyan Olympic chief". ESPN. Tripoli. AP. 22 July 2012. Retrieved 28 December 2012. 
  4. ^ Karadsheh, Jomana. "Libya's Olympic chief kidnapped". CNN. Retrieved 16 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "Libya Olympic committee chief released - deputy". Reuters. Retrieved 22 July 2012. 


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