Tag archive for ‘Abuja’
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...

By admin On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Okowa: No Plan To Join APC

Okowa LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has said that contrary to speculation that he planned to move to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), he would remain a solid More...

By admin On Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Suspected Islamic Fundermentalists Set Abuja Redeemed Chirch Ablaze, Cart Away Property

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The renewed wave of religious intolerance was on Monday re-enacted in Abuja when arsonists, suspected to be Islamic fundamentalists, set ablaze a building belonging to the More...

By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017

EFCC Recovers $9.2m In Former -NNPC Director’s Home

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday told a committee of the House of Representatives that $9.2 million and 750,000 More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

HURIWA Urges Civil Societies to Shun Protest Against Uduaghan, Describes Co-ordinators as “Blackmailers”

Uduaghan LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A frontline pro-democracy and Non-Governmental Organization, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, has raised the alarm over some mushroom but politically motivated More...

By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Nigeria Police Storm Premium Times Abuja Office, Arrest Publisher, Journalist

LAGOS JANUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria police have raided PREMIUM TIMES head office in Abuja, and arrested the newspaper’s publisher. The publisher, Dapo Olorunyomi, was arrested alongside the paper’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Police Arrest Ali Modu Sheriff’s Media Aide

Sheriff LAGOS JANUARY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Inuwa Bwala, publisher of the National Trail Newspaper and media aide to Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, was arrested on Tuesday evening in Abuja. Eyewitnesses said police officers More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Ordeal of National Mirror Correspondent in Den of Kidnappers

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Correspondent with NATIONAL MIRROR Newspapers in Abuja narrates his encounter with armed robbers on Friday. Excerpts! On Friday January 6, my vehicle broke down along Ife-Ilesha More...

By admin On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Consumers Groan as FG Hikes Cost of Cooking Gas

LAGOS JABUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Consumers of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) also known as cooking gas in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Friday decried an abrupt increase in the cost of re-filling the More...

By admin On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Be Warn: Catfish Intake Is Dangerous to Health-Expert

LAGOS JANUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Abuja-based medical expert has warned that excessive consumption of catfish could increase the chances of developing cardiovascular diseases. Dr Arikawe Adeolu, a medical practitioner More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Motorcycle Spare Parts Dealer Arrested with Cocaine Worth £3.5m Hidden in Shoes at Abuja Airport

Shies containing cocaine LAGOS JANUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja have discovered parcels of whitish substance More...

By admin On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

Kidnappers of God is Good Motors’s Three Female Passengers Demand N5m Ransom

LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Abductors of three female passengers of God Is Good Motors have demanded for ransom of N5m before their abductors will be release. Information shared via Ms. Obot’s phone More...