Head Coach Imama Amapakabo has called to camp 33 players ahead of next month’s Africa U23 Cup of Nations qualifying fixture between Nigeria and Libya.
A fresh batch of 162 Nigerians, including four pregnant women, have voluntarily returned from Libya with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration.
Three survivors who were rescued said there were 120 people on the boat, Flavio Di Giacomo said.
The United Nations has released a new report, which detailed the unimaginable horrors Nigerian migrants are being subjected to from the moment they entered Libya and throughout their stay in that country.
Three suicide bombers attacked Libya’s foreign ministry in Tripoli on Tuesday, killing at least two other people as well as themselves, authorities said.
The National Emergency Management Agency on Wednesday said a total of 4,123 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya between January 6 and December 18, 2018.
A 26-year-old Nigerian who was deported from Libya, Iwoche Endurance, has advised Nigerians desiring to travel abroad through the desert in search of greener pastures to have a rethink.
Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 rose 39 cents to $60.36 a barrel by 1045 GMT, having fallen 3 per cent the previous day, while US futures CLc1 rose 37 cents to $51.37 a barrel.
The North Africans are now with seven points from five matches and lie third in the group behind leaders Nigeria who have 10 points and South Africa who have nine points.
Libya has become a preferred departure point for illegal immigrants hoping to cross the Mediterranean Sea into Europe because of insecurity and chaos in the North African country following the 2011 uprising that toppled former leader…
No fewer than 141 Nigerians, including 11 pregnant women, have voluntarily returned from Libya to Nigeria with the assistance of the International Organisation for Migration and the European Union.
Libya’s House of Representatives has approved a law to increase teachers’ wages following threats by the teachers’ union to launch a strike.
Dabiri-Erewa made the call on Monday in Ibadan while presenting a lecture at a programme organised by the Faculty of Education, University of Ibadan to commemorate the university’s 70th Anniversary.
Christian Chukwu, former Coach of the Super Eagles and former Captain of the Green Eagles, on Tuesday gave the assurance that the Super Eagles of Nigeria would defeat South Africa’s Bafana Bafana in their own home.