DR Congo Transfers Jailed Ex-Militants After Daring Prison Breaks – Channels Television

Forty-five prisoners, all former militia fighters, have been transferred from a prison in southern DR Congo after a series of spectacular jailbreaks, officials said on Saturday.The transfers of 28 convicted inmates and 17 awaiting trial came days after the escape of suspects in the murder of two UN experts.The prisoners are all members of the…

Police Rescue Kidnapped Expatriate, Arrest Suspects In Uyo – Channels Television

Rescued Syrian National, Mr Chassan NasilaThe Akwa Ibom State Police command has rescued a Syrian, Mr. Chassan Nasila, who was kidnapped on April 30, 2019.Nasila who works for Zenith Construction Company was abducted in Mbiaya, Uruan Local Government Area of the state.Briefing journalists on the development, Police Public Relations Officer, SP Odiko MacDon, said that…

Fairytale Farewell For Robben And Ribery As Bayern Win Bundesliga – Channels Television

Arjen Robben, Rafinha and Franck Ribery (R) lift the trophy as Bayern Munich players including goalkeeper Manuel Neuer celebrate after winning the Bundesliga title on May 18, 2019.Christof STACHE / AFPDeparting veterans Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben both scored in their final game at the Allianz Arena on Saturday as Bayern Munich beat Eintracht Frankfurt…

Liverpool Will Be Hungrier, Stronger Next Season – Guardiola – Channels Television

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is already planning his assault on next season, claiming his collection of superstars will have to push the 100-point barrier again to keep Liverpool’s clutches off their Premier League title.City have accrued an incredible 198 points in winning the Premier League for the last two seasons, but their tally of…

Conservatives Retain Power In ‘Miracle’ Australian Election Victory – Channels Television

Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison (2R) waves to his supporters following a victory speech with his family after winning Australia’s general election in Sydney on May 18, 2019. Saeed KHAN / AFPAustralia’s ruling conservative coalition defied expectations to retain power in national elections Saturday, prompting Prime Minister Scott Morrison to declare: “I have always believed…

[UPDATED] Man City Thrash Watford To Seal Historic Treble – Channels Television

Manchester City’s captain Vincent Kompany (C) lifts the winner’s trophy as the players celebrate victory after beating Watford to the English FA Cup at Wembley Stadium in London.Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFPManchester City completed the first ever domestic treble in English football in emphatic fashion by dispatching Watford 6-0 at Wembley to claim the FA Cup…

NCDC Confirms Four New Lassa Fever Cases – Channels Television

Four new cases of Lassa fever have been confirmed from three states in the country, with no new death recorded.The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) revealed this in its latest Situation Report on the disease for Week 19 which covers May 6 to 12.Since the onset of the 2019 outbreak, there have been 128…

Senator Adeleke Files Notice Of Appeal At Supreme Court – Channels Television

A file photo of Senator Ademola AdelekeCandidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 2018 Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has filed a notice of appeal at the Supreme Court against the decisions of the Court of Appeal.Senator Adeleke is praying the apex court to set aside the ruling of the appeal…

EFCC Nabs Herbalist Impersonating GMD NNPC, Femi Adesina, Others – Channels Television

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office has arrested a 31-year-old Islamic scholar/herbalist, Jamiu Isiaka for impersonating the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC) Dr Maikanti Baru and the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina among other prominent citizens.The suspect with others who…

Enugu Govt Closes Orie Emene Market – Channels Television

Following safety concerns raised by Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on potential air hazards in and around the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, the Enugu State Executive Council has ordered the immediate closure of Orie Emene Market near the airport.Briefing newsmen after the council’s meeting on Friday, the State Commissioner for Information, Mr. Ogbuagu…

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