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Two dead as gunmen attack headquarters of Libya national oil firm

Two dead as gunmen attack headquarters of Libya national oil firm

Armed men on Monday stormed the headquarters of Libya’s National Oil Company in Tripoli killing at least two people, officials said, as witnesses spoke of hearing a blast and gunfire. The attack targeted the country’s vital oil sector, repeatedly disrupted by violence since a 2011 uprising against toppled late dictator Moamer Kadhafi. Witnesses said the […] …

AFCON 2019 qualifiers: Libya coach, Amrouche apologises to Nigeria over ‘juju’ comment

The coach of Libya senior national team, Adel Amrouche has apologised after he accused Nigeria of relying on “Juju” to win their games. Amrouche had, after leading Libya to scoreless draw in Durban against South Africa on Saturday, vowed to beat the Super Eagles in the two legs of African Cup of Nations qualifying games. […]
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2019 AFCON qualifiers: Libya accuses Super Eagles of using ‘juju’

Coach of the Libyan national team, Adel Amrouche, is confident his team will be well prepared to face the Super Eagles, when both sides clash in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier next month in Nigeria. Amrouche’s side currently lead Group E with four points from two games, following a 0-0 draw with South […]
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Deadly clashes resume near Libya’s capital

Violent clashes resumed late Thursday afternoon between rival militias south of the Libyan capital, just hours after a truce was announced to end fighting that has killed almost 30 people since Monday. The fighting broke out on Monday in suburbs south of Tripoli and continued into Wednesday evening after a truce collapsed, despite an appeal […] …

Another 180 Nigerians return from Libya

Another 180 Nigerians return from Libya

In continuation of the repatriation of Nigerians from Libya, another batch of 180 citizens of the country will on Thursday return from the troubled North African countries. This is as another batch of Nigerians are awaiting deportation from Germany Thursday next week. A source close to Aviation Security (AVSEC), a department under the Federal AirportsRead More
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Rival groups clash in suburbs of Libyan capital

Rival groups clash in suburbs of Libyan capital

Fierce clashes in Tripoli between rival groups linked to Libya’s unity government on Monday killed at least five people and wounded dozens, the health ministry said. Explosions and gunfire echoed across suburbs of the capital as the two factions faced off with tanks and pickups mounted with machineguns, residents and security sources said. The UN-backed […] …

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