Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Libya

July 27, 2022

NEMA receives another batch of 175 stranded Nigerians from Libya

The returnees were brought back to the country by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) through a voluntary repatriation programme.

stranded Nigerians from Libya
July 23, 2022

Calm in Libya after 16 persons killed in militia clashes 

Libya has been in turmoil since the overthrow of dictator Moamer Gaddafi in 2011, with two governments currently vying for power in the country.

July 22, 2022

At least three dead as fighting rips through Libyan capital

Fighting took place in the Ain Zara region late on Thursday night between units of the Presidential Council’s security force and the Special Deterrence Force.

July 19, 2022

No country better than Nigeria; greener pasture unrealistic elsewhere, FG tells Libya returnees

“Here you have all the freedom to achieve your potential,” the National Emergency Management Agency told the returnees.

Libya returnees arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Int’l airport
July 14, 2022

Libyan parliament rejects Tripoli’s move to sack energy boss

The energy committee of Libya’s eastern-based parliament on Thursday rejected a government move to sack the head of National Oil Corporation (NOC).

Abdulhamid al-Dbeibah
July 11, 2022

FESTAC ’77 Anniversary: CBAAC seeks Libya, South Africa’s assistance

“The arts and culture of the South African people is very dynamic and we consider it quite of immense importance to be fully incorporated in this programme.”

FESTAC'77
July 4, 2022

UN uncovers new suspected mass graves in war-torn Libya

Cases of violence against women and children, summary executions, arbitrary detention, sexual and gender-based violence, and torture has been on the rise.

War-torn Libya
June 30, 2022
OPEC
June 29, 2022

131 stranded Nigerians return from Libya

“Looking for greener pastures in foreign land is no longer a reality,” said the NEMA official.

June 24, 2022

Supersand Eagles to face Libya as Nigeria returns to beach soccer

They are two-time African champions, having won the then African Beach Soccer Championship in 2007 and 2009, and were runners-up in 2010.