Tag archive for ‘Abuja’
By admin On Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Urhobos To Hold Grand Reception For Ibori In Ovwor Today

Chief James Ibori LAGOS MARCH 10TH (URHOOTODAY)-The Urhobo nation in Ovwor-Olomu, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State will today be playing host to Chief James Onanefe Ibori, a foremost political More...

By admin On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

2019: Delta APC Sets To Battle PDP, Collapsed All Factions Into One

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15H (URHOBOODAY)-If evidence before Urhobotoday.com is anything to go by, it seems Delta state chapter of All Progressive Congress (APC) is set to capture power the ruling Peoples Democratic Party More...

By admin On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Yusuf Buhari’s Health Improved, Set To Be Discharged-Presidency

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (UROBORODAY)-The Presidency on Friday said the health of President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf, who was admitted into Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja, on December 26, 2017 following injuries sustained More...

By admin On Monday, January 8th, 2018

Nigeria Authorities Arrest Leaders Of Cameroun Seperatisy Leaders In Abuja

Cameroun President Paul Biya LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian authorities have arrested leaders of a group leading a separatist movement in neighbouring Cameroon. At least seven leaders of the Movement for More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Gas Flaring: Oil Producing Communities Charges FG On N98bn Fine

Buhari LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas (HOSCON) have urged the Federal Government to release the N98bn gas flare penalty money owed the oil producing communities. The More...

By admin On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Kachikwu Escapes Death As Fire Guts Abuja Resident

LAGOS OCTOBER 16TH (UROBOTODAY)-The private residence of Ibe Kachikwu, minister of state for petroleum resources, located in Asokoro, Abuja caught fire on Sunday evening. According to online sources, the fire More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Buhari’s Loyalists Clash Over Leadership of Campaign Organisation

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation (BCO) was Wednesday, enmeshed in intense crisis over who takes charge as natio?nal coordinator of the Organisation. Following More...

By admin On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Former Delta Gov, Ibori Named As Committee Member Of PDP National Convention

Chief James Ibori LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori has been included as a member of the national convention planning committee for Saturday’s special convention More...

By admin On Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Onicha-Ugbo/Abuja Road: Death Trap For Travelers

LAGOS AUGUST 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is tales of lamentation for motorists and indigenes of Onicha-Ugbo community in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State as the Abuja-Onicha-Ugbo road constructed several More...

By admin On Monday, May 29th, 2017

MMM Celebrates Democracy Day, Throws Part In Abuja

LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-MMM-Nigeria, a group for mutual financial aid and donations on Monday organised a green party show in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to celebrate Nigeria’s Democracy Day. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Sad: Customs Officer Commits Suicide In Abuja

LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Assistant Superintendent of Customs has allegedly committed suicide in Lungu Village, Gwarinpa, Abuja The cause of the suicide was yet to be ascertained. Sources said the man, identified More...

By admin On Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Another Loot Stack In ‘Ghana Must Go’ Sacks Intercepted In Three Vehicles In Abuja

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Just when Nigerians are yet to overcome the shock of huge sum some of money running into billion of Naira recovered in Osborne Tower, Ikoyi, Lagos residents of Shendam Close, off More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Kanu Granted Bail With Stringent Condition

Kanu LAGOS APRIL 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has been granted bail. Kanu has been in detention since October 2015 without bail. He is being tried for treason. Justice More...

By admin On Friday, April 21st, 2017

NIMASA DG, Peterside Elected President Of Association of African Maritime Administration

Dakuku Peterside LAGOS APRIL 21ST(URHOBOTODAY) – The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has been elected the ”next” President of the Association More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

BBNaija: Businessman Ditches Out Plot Of Land To TBoss, Bisola, Efe in Abuja

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The top three Big Brother Naija finalists, Efe, Bisola and TBOSS, have each been gifted a plot of land by King Andrea Realtors. The latter is a subsidiary of Big Church Group, which More...

By admin On Friday, April 14th, 2017

NIPOST To Offer Banking Services, Issue Int’l Passport, Driving License From Next Month

LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Communications, Alhaji Adebayo Shittu has revealed that all is set for all the 1,500 Nigeria Postal Service outlets across the country to offer banking service from More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Northern Musician, Morell Loses Cash, Valuables To Abuja Robbers

Morell LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A popular musician who hailed from Nothern part of Nigeria, Morell was recently lost cash and other valuables to armed robbers in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) while More...

By admin On Sunday, March 26th, 2017

PDP Chieftain, Onuesoke Condemns IGP Action On Ile-Ife Crisis

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS MARCH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has condemned steps taking by the Inspector General of Police( IGP), Ibrahim Idris in handling More...

By admin On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Interviews for recruitment into Federal Civil Service begins This Month

LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Interviews for recruitment into the Federal Civil Service will begin on 27 March in Abuja. They will end on 3 April. A director of the Federal Civil Service Commission, Mustapha L. More...

By admin On Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Apo Six Murder: Police May Reabsorb Freed Cops as Outrage Trail Judgement

LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Indications have emerged that police officers and men acquitted in the celebrated trial for the murder of six Igbo traders in Abuja in 2005 may be reabsorbed into the service of Nigeria More...

By admin On Friday, March 10th, 2017

President Buhari Arrives in Kaduna Airport This Morning

WELCOME BACK PMB: The President is back. He has landed safely in Kaduna and received by Acting Governor Barnabas Yusuf Bala and senior KDSG officials. The government and people of Kaduna State are proud to receive More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Archbishop of Canterbury Visits President Buhari in London

Buhari shaking hands with the iconic Christian leader LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has received the iconic Archbishop of Canterbury Most Reverend Justin Welby at the Abuja House in London More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Female Muslim Pilgrim to Serve 10 Years For Trafficking of 931 Grams of Cocaine

Mrd Binuyo Basira LAGOS FEBRUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice B.O. Quadri of the Federal High Court Abuja has sentenced a 55 year old female pilgrim Binuyo Basirat Iyabo caught last September smuggling 76 pellets More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Inspector Arrested With 75 bags Of Indian Hemp Concealed In Police Bus

LAGOS FENRUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)- – A serving Police Inspector and a dismissed Army Corporal were among 14 suspects arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kogi for being in possession More...

By admin On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Xenophobia: Protesters Vandalise, Shut Down MTN Head Office in Abuja

A general view of the headquarters of South Africa’s MTN Group in Johannesburg LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigerian protesters vandalised the head office of South African mobile phone giant MTN More...