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23 May 2017 12:35 (South Africa)

Gaddafi's son ordered to his pay massive hotel bill

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Professional footballer and wannabe film mogul Saadi Gaddafi has been ordered by an Italian court to settle a €392 000 hotel bill from way back in 2008. Gaddafi is the son of Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi, which is why the court case has made the news. Last time one of colonel Gaddafi's children got into trouble in Europe - that time in Switzerland - it sparked a diplomatic incident. Read more: The Guardian via the M&G

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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