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By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

By admin On Saturday, December 17th, 2016
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West African Leaders Insist Gambia’s President, Jammeh Must Step Down

ECOWAS’ Leaders LAGOS DECEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-West Africa’s regional bloc ECOWAS must ensure The Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh steps down because he lost an election, the bloc’s chairwoman More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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About to Wed Man Drinks Insecticide Over Freezing of MMM Account

LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A soon-to-wed man simply identified as Adakole is currently between life and death after allegedly taking insecticide following the alleged crash of Ponzi scheme, Mavrodi Mondial More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Rep Seeks Relocation of NDLEA Headquarters, Laments Poor Funding of the Anti-Drug Agency

ndlea chairman muhammad abdallah, rt hon eucharia azodo, hon akinyede awodumila and hon kehinde agboola LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman House of Representative Committee on Narcotic Drug and Financial More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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Legislative Aide to Deputy Speaker of House of Rep Dies in National Assembly

LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Senior Legislative Assistant with the National Assembly, Mr Abubakar Doki on Monday collapsed and died in the National Assembly premises. The deceased who was said to be in his More...

By admin On Thursday, November 24th, 2016
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UPU Executives Expose How Joe Omene Defrauds Urhobo Progress Union Billion of Naira (SEE DOCUMENT)

President General of Urhobo Progress Union, Chief Joe Omene LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Revelation has just emerged that President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) (Worldwide) Chief Joe Omene is reported More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Ondo PDP: Jegede Defeats Jimoh Ibrahim at Appeal Court

LAGOS NOVEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The court of appeal has finally laid to rest issues regarding the authentic candidate for Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State. The court, therefore, ordered that Mr. More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Ondo PDP Flagbeaer:Mimiko, Jegede Wins At Supreme Court

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Supreme Court this morning ruled that the Court of Appeal should as a matter of expeditious, hear the suit filed by Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, the factional PDP candidate against More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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NDLEA Interrogates Four NAHCO Staff Over Illegal Export of 144kg of Hard Drug From Abuja Airport

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja have commenced the interrogation of the Chief Security Supervisor More...

By admin On Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
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How Driver Collaborates With Others to Kidnap and Murder His Madam

The driver and other suspects LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-She was really nice to me. She did not owe me any salary. She even went to my village one time and gave my father money. I have been driving her for More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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Why Foreign Investors Rush to Nigeria Despite Economic Recession?

Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun By Olawale Rasheed, LAGOS OCTOBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)– Lodged in various hotels ,#Abuja are many #expatriates and #foreign investors .Negotiations proceed rapidly with More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Isoko North Council Chairman, Egbabor, Fifteen Others Bag Best Chairmen Award in Nigeria

Hon Emmanuel Egbabor receiving the award from Bayo Ojo at the event By Barth Ndego LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman of Isoko North Local Government Council, Hon Emmanuel Egbabor has among 15 other chairmen More...

By admin On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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DSS Invasion of Judges’ Houses is Desecration of Judiciary -Onuesoke

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Sunny Onuesoke has described recent arrest of Judges and Magistrates by Department of State Service (DSS) More...

By admin On Monday, October 10th, 2016
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Nigeria Secret Police Bow to Pressure, Release Arrested Judges

LAGOS OCTOBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The State Security Service has released all the judges arrested during a nationwide sweep between Friday and Saturday. Sources in the agency said all the seven judges were released More...

By admin On Saturday, October 8th, 2016
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Nigeria’s State Security Service Goes Berserk, Clampdown on Judges in Different States

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An overnight assault on senior judges across the country by the State Security Service has resulted in the arrest of a Federal High Court judge and alleged brutalisation of a sitting More...

By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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PDP Crisis: Justice Abang Queries Markafi’s Faction, Adjourns Suit Indefinitely

Justice Abang LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned indefinitely the lawsuit on the leadership tussle rocking the Peoples Democratic Party. Justice More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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FG Earmarks N500bn for Creation of 100,000 Houses Annually

Finance Minister,Kemi AdeosunKemi Adeosun,Houseing Project,BVN,Abuja, LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has disclosed that the N500billion new housing fund approved by the More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Millionaire Lawyer, Prince Christmas Akpodiete Expresses His Love for Olorogun Michael Ibru

Olorogun (Dr) Michael Ibru LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Human right and Millionaire Lawyer, (Prince) Christmas Akpodiete,Esq. has expressed his love and likeness for industrial icon Late Olorogun (Dr.) Michael More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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End of the Road For PDP Crisis as Makarfi, Sheriff Factions Reconcile

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The end of the crisis within Nigeria’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, may be in sight as the two factions of the party on Tuesday resolved to work together. The More...