Nigerian Govt Increases Electricity Tariffs

    The Federal Government, through the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), has approved the immediate review of electricity tariffs across the country. NERC announced this in a series of documents obtained by Channels Television on Saturday. The documents dated December 31, 2019, were jointly signed by the NERC Chairman, Joseph Momoh, as well as … Continue reading Nigerian Govt Increases Electricity Tariffs

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‘I Just Wanted To Be Different’, Sculptor Who Moulded Corps Member Explains

   The compulsory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), is a dreaded time for some but a few others, make a conscious effort to impact their immediate communities. Arigbede Ojo is one of those. Posted to Edo State, he spent a good portion of his time, producing a masterpiece which is sure to keep … Continue reading ‘I Just Wanted To Be Different’, Sculptor Who Moulded Corps Member Explains

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Air Force Kills ‘Scores Of Terrorists’ In Sambisa Forest

  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has killed scores of Boko Haram terrorists in airstrikes in the Sambisa Forest area of Borno State. NAF’s Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, disclosed this in a statement forwarded to Channels Television on Saturday. He noted that the Air Task Force (ATF) … Continue reading Air Force Kills ‘Scores Of Terrorists’ In Sambisa Forest

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‘Ruthless’ Real Madrid Thrash Getafe

  Real Madrid made an impressive start to the year as they picked apart a robust Getafe side to win 3-0 in La Liga on Saturday.  Raphael Varane was the instigator of two goals at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez, first pressuring Getafe David Soria into a missed punch and an own-goal before himself heading home … Continue reading ‘Ruthless’ Real Madrid Thrash Getafe

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BREAKING: Missiles Fired Near US Embassy Compound In Iraq

  Two mortar rounds hit the Iraqi capital’s Green Zone Saturday and two rockets slammed into a base housing US troops, security sources said, a day after a deadly American strike. The precision drone strike outside the Baghdad airport on Friday killed Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani, top Iraqi paramilitary chief Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis and a … Continue reading BREAKING: Missiles Fired Near US Embassy Compound In Iraq

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Villa, Brighton Crash To Shock FA Cup Exits

  Aston Villa and Brighton suffered FA Cup embarrassment as the Premier League clubs paid the price for making a raft of team changes in their shock third round exits on Saturday. Villa are languishing just above the relegation zone after a difficult first season back in the top-flight and boss Dean Smith prioritised that … Continue reading Villa, Brighton Crash To Shock FA Cup Exits

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Gas Plant Explodes In Kaduna, Kills Three Persons

    At least three persons have been confirmed killed after a gas plant exploded in the Sabon Tasha area of Kaduna State. Several people also sustained various degrees of injury following the incident which occurred on Saturday afternoon in Chikun Local Government Area of the state. Although the cause of the explosion has yet … Continue reading Gas Plant Explodes In Kaduna, Kills Three Persons

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Atiku Asks PDP To Focus On Rebuilding Party, Not Elections

    A former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has advised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to focus more on making the party greater than its. In a tweet on Saturday, he believes the main opposition party has a lot of fixes to make before facing the tasks ahead of it. Atiku, the PDP presidential candidate … Continue reading Atiku Asks PDP To Focus On Rebuilding Party, Not Elections

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France Asks Iran To Honour Nuclear Accord After Soleimani’s Killing

  France urged Tehran Saturday to stick with a landmark nuclear accord at risk of falling apart, the day after Washington killed a top Iranian commander in Baghdad. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said he had discussed the issue with his Chinese and German colleagues, hoping to avoid escalation of an already intense stand-off … Continue reading France Asks Iran To Honour Nuclear Accord After Soleimani’s Killing

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Abducted Local Chief Escapes From Captivity In Taraba

  A local chief abducted by yet to be identified persons in Taraba State has fled from the custody of his captors. Mr Daniel Mbatelen regained his freedom on Saturday afternoon following his escape from captivity, a family source told Channels Television. According to the source, members of the victim’s family were holding a meeting … Continue reading Abducted Local Chief Escapes From Captivity In Taraba

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