WHO gives Kenya Guinea worm free certificate

  Kenya – On Thursday, the country’s health ministry officially received Guinea worm disease free certificate from the World Health Organization (WHO).   WHO country Representative in Kenya, Rudi Eggers, revealed that the certification comes after a comprehensive evaluation by the International Certification Mission (ICT) in December 2017 that found the country to be free…

Ogun Neighbor Killed and Robbed

  Suspects Patrick Udom and James Roland have been arrested by The Ogun State Police Command for allegedly murdering their neighbor, Happy Patrick.     According to reports, the suspects stole his Bajaj motorcycle after killing Patrick and hiding his body in a sack. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the state’s Police Public Relations Officer confirmed the incident….

NAF starts Operation “Thunder Strike” to flush out Boko Haram terrorists

  On Wednesday, the Nigerian Air Force(NAF) revealed that it started the Operation “Thunder Strike” to flush out Boko Haram terrorists in selected locations in the North-East.   Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, the Chief of Air Staff, has made this known to newsmen during a working visit to Maiduguri, the Borno capital.   He explained…

Court in Zambia sentences Ex-President’s son to 8 months imprisonment for stealing phone

  Zambia – Frederick Chiluba Jr, son of former President Frederick Chiluba, has been sentenced to eight months imprisonment with hard labour for stealing a mobile phone.   Last year, Frederick was convicted of stealing a Samsung S7 edge, valued at $843 (£626).   The court heard that Chiluba Jr stole the device from a…

Restructuring Nigeria will bring out full potential of states – Okonkwo

  Dr Obiora Okonkwo said that restructuring Nigeria will make struggling for positions at the centre less attractive and bring out full potential of states.   Okonkwo has made this known in Nsukka, Enugu State, when he delivered the 2018 Public Lecture of Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN).   The lecture…

British govt gives special IT software to new EFCC’s head office

  British High Commission in Nigeria revealed that it provided the newly inaugurated head office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) with special IT software to enable it to carry out its anti-graft assignment.   The High Commission has made this known yesterday, on its verified Twitter handle @UKinNigeria.   The Commission tweeted;…

Aisha Abimbola is dead

  Nigerian actress, Aisha Abimbola popularly known as Omoge Campus, is dead.   The Nollywood actress was reportedly died from breast cancer.   Her death was confirmed by Actress Bisola Badmus who shared her picture on Instagram. The post Aisha Abimbola is dead appeared first on Nigerian Watch Newspaper. Go to News Source Author: Marylou