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Turkey hits Syria Kurd militia again after ground attack threats

The Turkish army on Saturday launched new strikes against Kurdish militia in northern Syria as preparations intensified for a cross-border ground operation that has alarmed the United States.

Turkish army launches new strikes on Kurdish militia targets in Syria

The Turkish army said it launched new strikes Saturday against the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in northern Syria, amid mounting expectations of a cross-border ground operation.

Turkey sacks 900 public sector workers

Turkey has dismissed over 900 public sector officials in the latest wave of the purge that has followed last year’s failed coup, according to an emergency decree published in the official gazette Friday.

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EFCC re-arraigns ex-NAF chief Adesola Amosu, others for N21 billion fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has re-arraigned a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Adesola Amosu (retd.) and two others before Justice C. J. Aneke of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on an amended 13-count charge bordering on money laundering to the tune of N21bn.
Nigeria Super Eagles have arrived in Johannesburg ahead of their crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier this weekend against the Stuart Baxter-led Bafana Bafana.

Ex-internationals charge Eagles to win against Bafana Bafana

Former internationals Joseph Igharevba and Tony Emeodofu, have said that the absence of Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo, Wilfred Ndidi and others will not stop Eagles from showing their superiority over the Bafana Bafana of South Africa when both countries clash on Saturday November 17, for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
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Boko Haram kills one, sets Borno village ablaze

Some suspected members of Boko Haram have attacked and set ablaze Mammanti village in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State.
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12 Shipping firms risk arrest warrant as EFCC probes over $300 million debts

The House of Representatives Committee on Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency and Education (NIMASA), on Thursday, threatened 12 shipping companies with arrest over failure to remit the sum of $300 million to the government since 2004.
President Buhari receives in audience Mr Barry Rassin Gates, President, Rotary International and receives Polio Champion Awards in State House on 15th Nov 2018-4

Rotary confers polio champion award on Muhammadu Buhari

Rotary International president, Barry Rassin, who is on an official visit to Nigeria, presented the award to President Buhari on Thursday at State House, Abuja.