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22 Sep 2021
Libya's eastern strongman Khalifa Haftar said Wednesday he was suspending his military activities, a step which could lead to his candidacy in elections later this year.
8 Sep 2021
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) on Tuesday said it had rescued 350 Nigerians trafficked to Libya, as well as arrested six traffickers, from January till date.
4 Aug 2021
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, (NAPTIP), has arrested a Kano-based notorious human trafficker, Nurudeen Sani, that has been on its watch list. The arrest was executed by a joint team of the Department of State Services, (DSS), NAPTIP and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp, (NSCDC), following a tip-off…
2 Aug 2021
Libya called Monday on people to come forward to be vaccinated after it received two million doses of the Chinese vaccine Sinopharm, with more on the way.
30 Jul 2021
Seif al-Islam, the son of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi, wants to "restore the lost unity" of Libya after a decade of chaos and does not exclude standing for the presidency.
27 Jul 2021
The deaths of 57 migrants off the Libyan coast brings the number of lives lost on the central Mediterranean crossing route this year to around 970, the United Nations said Tuesday.
22 Jul 2021
Tunisia rescued Thursday 166 migrants stranded at sea for nearly a week, recovering the bodies of 16 others who died attempting the dangerous Mediterranean crossing to Europe, security officials said. The migrants, who included 65 Moroccans, 62 Bangladeshis and 15 Egyptians, and who were aged between 15 and 48, set off from Libyan coast overnight…
23 Jun 2021
World powers gathered Wednesday in Berlin to seek lasting peace in Libya by ensuring the conflict-wracked North African country stays firmly on the path towards general elections on December 24.
20 Jun 2021
For Aisha, sexual slavery was something you only heard about happening to others in television reports, until she found herself locked in a living "hell" in Libya.
29 May 2021
Libya's military strongman Khalifa Haftar is polishing his political image ahead of elections, after a crippling rout on the battlefield and with his support waning at home and abroad
26 May 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with the Prime Minister of the Libyan Government of National Unity, Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh, currently in the State House, Abuja.
18 May 2021
More than 50 people were missing Tuesday when their boat sank after leaving Libya heading to Europe, Tunisia's defence ministry said, with 33 others rescued.

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