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British soldier killed in Syria bomb blast

A British soldier has been killed in a bomb blast in Syria, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed.

Anti-IS forces converge on Syria border town

Syrian and allied forces converged Saturday on holdout Islamic State group fighters in the Syrian border town of Albu Kamal, the jihadists' very last urban bastion following a string of losses.

Iraqi and Kurdish forces reach ceasefire deal

Iraqi and Kurdish forces have agreed to a ceasefire in northern Iraq, according to US and Iraqi sources.

‘Toughest fighting yet’ to oust Islamic State from Syria’s Raqa

The US-backed force fighting to oust the Islamic State group from its former Syrian stronghold Raqa said Monday it was waging its "toughest battles yet", as the city's capture neared.

Iraqi ban on flights to Kurdish cities begins Friday

An Iraqi government order that international airlines halt all flights in and out of the cities of Erbil and Sulaimaniyah in Kurdish territory is set to kick in on Friday.

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Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has been left out of tomorrow’s all-important CAF Confederation Cup semifinal second leg match at Raja Casablanca of Morocco.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa’s salary demand crashes sensational Katsina United transfer

Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa’s sensational transfer to ambitious Katsina United crashes after he demanded to be paid 700,000 Naira a month

Central bank assures manufacturers, farmers of more support in 2019

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says local manufacturers and farmers will be sufficiently supported financially and otherwise in 2019
Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MMA2)

Airlines suspend flights to Warri, Gombe, MMA2 airports

Airlines suspend flight operations into Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2), Warri, Gombe, and Birnin Kebbi Airports, following the withdrawal of services by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) to the facilities over N716 million debts
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ConOil workers threaten operation shutdown over alleged neglect

ConOil workers threaten operations shut down over alleged abandonment by the management of the oil company

TCN attracts $1.57 billion donors funding in two years

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has received a total of $1.57 billion as pledges from international donors to finance critical projects that will soon result in improved electricity transportation from generation to distribution companies