Tag archive for ‘Abraka’
By admin On Saturday, April 14th, 2018

DELSU Student Commits Suicide For Failing Final Year Exams

LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A final year student of the Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, identified as Orumah Efemena, has reportedly committed suicide. The deceased, who was said to have suffered bouts More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Abraka Monarch Raises Alarm Over Fresh Herdsmen Attack On Residents

LAGOS APRIL 10TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Abraka Monarch, HRM, Air-Vice Marshal Lucky Aarile (rtd) Avwaeke 1 has raised the alarm over fresh attack by Fulani herdsmen on residents of Umiaghwa-Abraka Kingdom. He called More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

DELSU Lecturer Escapes From Kidnappers’ Den

Dr Ayanwu in the embrace of his family LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A lecturer who works at Delta State University DELSU, Abraka, has regained freedom from his captors after he was kidnapped by gunmen along More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Delta Police Launch Manhunt For Rescue of Abducted DPO As Kidnappers Establish Contact With Family

IGP Idris LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta Police Command has intensified efforts to rescue the Divisional Police Officer, (DPO) in charge of ‘C’ Division, Asaba, who was allegedly kidnapped by gunmen More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Delta Lawmaker Raises Alarm Over Helicopter Dropping Supplies to Herdsmen in Urhobo Community

LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Lawmaker representing Ethiope East in Delta State House of Assembly, Evance Ivwurie, has raised the alarm over fears that an unidentified helicopter was always landing inside the More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Nigeria, A Nation’s Deadened Conscience

A seven years old lynched by angry mob in Lagos recently….. By Sunny Awhefeada LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A seven year old boy was recently lynched in Lagos State for stealing garri. The incident provoked More...

By admin On Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Delta Police Arrest 85 Years Old Man, Five Others For Armed Robbery

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Zanna Ibrahim By Barth Ndego LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The police in Asaba, Delta state on Friday arrested eighty five years old robbery suspect and five others for allegedly More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Delta Women Affairs Commissioner, Williams Debunks Accusation of Child Trafficking

Delta State Women Affairs Commissioner, Omatshola Williams By Barth Ndego LAGOS OCTOBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Commissioner for Women Affairs, Mrs Omatshola Williams has denied media report that her More...

By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Activist Accuses Delta Officials of Child Trafficking, Breaching Process of Adopting Orphans

Okowa LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A child rights activist, Mr. Ighorhiohwumu Aghogho, has accused some officials of the Delta State Government of involvement in child trafficking and breaching the process for More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Delta: Man Stabbed to Death in Eku over Girl Friend

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A twenty-five year-old man, Matthew Iyede, has been reportedly stabbed to death by three friends during squabble over a girlfriend at Eku, Ethiope East Local Government Area of More...

By admin On Monday, August 8th, 2016

Sexual Harassment: Delta State University Lecturer Caught Naked in Hotel Room

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Delta State University (DELSU), lecturer has been arrested naked at Wembley hotel for trying to sleep with one of his students, Esther Omokinovo. The victim told the police on July More...

By admin On Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Delta: Gunmen Kidnap President of Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing, Anthony Igho

Kidnap UPU Youth Wing President, Ovie Anthony Igho LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The president of the Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing world wide also known as Ighele Re Urhobo, Comrade Ovie Anthony Igho has been More...

By admin On Sunday, February 14th, 2016

How Delta Police Arrest Fulani Herdsmen Who Killed Aniocha Monarch

Obi Akaeze Ofulue III of Ubulu-Uku, Aniocha South Local Government Area (LGA). LAGOS FEBRYARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Police Command in Delta State paraded a gang of six Fulani herdsmen who kidnapped and murdered More...

By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Cultists on Recruitment Drive Invade Delta State University

LAGOS JANAURY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Vice Chancellor of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, Professor Victor Peretomode has raised the alarm that cults from other tertiary institutions across the country More...

By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Campus Cultism Initiation: Police Nab 6 Delta State University Student over Rape

LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of six undergraduate students of the Delta State University, Abraka, who allegedly took part in a gang rape as part of More...

By admin On Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Man in Trouble over Alleged Ritual Killing of Delta State University Female Student

LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A man identified as Nnamdi Okolie has been arrested following the death of a 23-year-old undergraduate of the Delta State university. She is said to be his girlfriend. The victim, More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

DELSU Lecturer, Moses Darah Laments Death of a Colleague, Elidad Efijemueh in Ghastly Auto-Crash

By Moses Darah LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)- It was Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:30pm that I received a distressed call from a colleague. I was at the parlour watching AIT news. From the voice of the caller, More...

By admin On Sunday, September 6th, 2015

Delta: 17-Year Old Drop-Out Beats Grandma to Coma in Abraka

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Usman Alkali LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 17-year-old secondary school dropout, Obus Felix, allegedly beat his 65-year-old grandmother, Alice Onome, to a state of unconsciousness More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

A Festschrift in Honour of Prof G.G. Darah at 70

Prof G.G. Darah LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gabriel Godini Darah, Professor of English at Delta State University, former Chairman of the Editorial Board of The Guardian, and eloquent public intellectual will turn More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Okowa Appoints ‘Killer Squad’ Leader, Hilary Ibegbulem As Principal Secretary

Okowa LAGOS JULY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has appointed his alleged kill squad leader, Mr. Hilary Ibegbulem, to work as his Principal Secretary. Mr. Ibegbulem, who is said to have several More...

By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Is Delta State Making The Most of Her Tourism Attraction?

By Akpodhoma Mike LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Studies have shown that tourism serves to bring in foreigners, who spend significantly and contribute directly and indirectly to virtually every aspect of a nationals More...

By admin On Sunday, June 28th, 2015

DELSU VC, Peretomode Bans Wearing of Miniskirts, Reduces Religious Fellowship to Four

DESLSU Vice Chancellor, Prof Victor Peretomode LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State University The authorities of the Delta State University, Abraka on Saturday banned the wearing of miniskirts by female students. The More...

By admin On Monday, May 18th, 2015

126 Students Rusticated in Delta State University over Examination Malpractice

LAGOS MAY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely few months after the management of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, sanctioned over 150 students for examination misconduct, another 126 students were handed various sanctions More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2015

Delta: Eku, Abraka Erupt as Urhobo Youths Invade Market for Jonathan, Okowa

Goodluck Jonathan and Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The indigenes of Urhobo communities in Eku and Abraka were greatly elated when youths under the aegis of Urhobo Youth Leaders Association (UYLA) More...

By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015

2015 Election: Urhobo Don, G.G Darah Predicts ‘Landslide Victory’ for PDP

Prof Goldini Darah LAGOS FEBRUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lecturer in Delta State University (DELSU), Professor Godini G. Darah has predicted that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Dr. Goodluck More...