Tag archive for ‘Army’
By admin On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Operation Crocodile Smile II: Army Urges Officers To Be Of Good Rappour With Deltans

LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Brigade Commander of 4th Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Benin, Edo state, Brigadier General Ibrahim Garba has tasked officers and men of the Operation Crocodile Smile phase More...

By admin On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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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 Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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N’Delta: Buhari Orders Army To Return ‘Egbesu Spiritual’ Sword

LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate return of the Egbesu golden sword seized by the Nigerian Army last year to Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South Local Government More...

By admin On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Protesting Workers Shut Down Radio Bayelsa Over Excesses of General Manager

Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma, Yenagoa LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)- Labour unions in the Bayelsa State Broadcasting Corporation under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Journalists More...

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 Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Cameroon Uses Witchcraft to Fight Boko Haram, ISIS

Boko Haram LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In the war on terror, guns and bombs just haven’t been enough. So Cameroon is trying spells and curses too. About a year ago, Cameroonian President Paul Biya urged citizens More...

By admin On Saturday, December 10th, 2016
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Two Female Suicide Bombers Kill 30 in North East Nigeria

File Photo LAGOS DECEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTOAY)-Two women suicide bombers blew themselves up at a bustling market in northeast Nigeria’s Madagali town on Friday morning, killing at least 30 people and wounding More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Urhobo Women Barricade East-West Road, Protest Army Intimidation, Arrest of Indigenes

Women protesting at East-Wwest Road,Ughelli axis yesterday LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Scores of women from Iwhre-Nene community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State yesterday blocked a side More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Tompolo’s Father Dies at 84, Weeks after Alleged Military Brutality

Thomas Osen Ekpemupolo LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The father of a former militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo (also known as Tompolo), is dead, the Gbaramatu Voice, a community newspaper in Gbaramatu Kingdom, More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Niger Delta:Soldiers Arrest Militant Leader Who Declares “Operation Crocodile Tears”, Others

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7T (URHOBOTODAY)-Troops of 4 Brigade Nigerian Army have arrested a suspected militant, one Mr. Gabriel Ogbudje. He is also the alleged leader of the “Otugas Fire Force”, a militant group threatening More...

By admin On Thursday, September 1st, 2016
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Operation Crocrodile Smile: Soldiers Arrest Suspected Criminals in Ughelli Raid

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Reports reaching Urhobotoday revealed that Operation Crocodile Smile launched recently by Nigeria Army in Delta state has started yielding result with arrest of suspected criminals More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Residents Panic Over Heavy Military Presence in Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was a widespread apprehension among residents of Warri and its environs in Delta State on Monday, following the deployment of troops and equipment in the ongoing military training More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Residents Panic Over Heavy Military Presence in Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was a widespread apprehension among residents of Warri and its environs in Delta State on Monday, following the deployment of troops and equipment in the ongoing military training More...

By admin On Sunday, July 31st, 2016
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Military Dispels Rumour of Killing Innocent People as Offensive Against Lagos, Ogun Militants Continues

LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria military has dispelled rumour of killing innocent people as offensive against pipeline oil thieves operating at Ishawo, Igando and Igbolomu areas of Ikorodu in Lagos, More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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Dickson Visits Buhari, Warns Against Applying Violence on N’Delta Militants

President Muhammadu Buhari (Right) and Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson during his visit to Aso Rock LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday visited President More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
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Bayelsa: Four Pirates Killed, Soldier Injured in a Clash with Nigerian Army

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint military force in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, said on Tuesday that its personnel killed four suspected pirates during a surveillance patrol along the Ogbia-Nembe More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
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Delta Journalists Condemn Army Attack on Warri Journalist, Issues 7-Days Ultimatum

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Warri Correspondents chapel Monday condemned in strong terms the unwarranted attack on the Sun Newspaper Correspondent, in Warri, Elder Emmanuel More...

By admin On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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Nigerian Soldiers Lament Non Payment of Allowances at War Front

LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of soldiers fighting at the war front ?in the North East have not been paid their allowances for several months, some soldiers have said. The unpaid allowances include Peace More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
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JUST IN: Decomposed Corpse of Abducted Army Colonel Found in Kaduna Village

Col. Inusa LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Army has announced the death of its abducted officer, Colonel Samaila Inusa. Col. Inusa was kidnapped Saturday evening 26th March 2016. In a release issued More...

By admin On Saturday, March 19th, 2016
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JUST IN: INEC Suspends Rivers Re-run Election In Four Local Councils As Violence Rocks Polls

LAGOS MARCh 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Saturday afternoon suspended the ongoing re-run elections in Bonny, Andoni, Gokana, and Khana local government areas of Rivers More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016
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Judge Accuses EFCC, Army of Behaving as If Nigeria is Under Military Rule

Buhari LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY) — A High Court judge has accused Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the army of behaving as if the country is still under military dictatorship and More...

By admin On Friday, March 11th, 2016
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Delta: Security Agents Raid Uvwie Communities, Nab 35 Suspects, Mops Up Arms

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A combined team of security agencies has apprehended 35 suspected criminals in Ekpan and neighbouring communities in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta. The security More...

By admin On Thursday, January 7th, 2016
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War against Boko Haram: US Donates 24 Vehicles Valued at $11m to Nigeria

LAGOS JANURY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-– The United States is donating 24 mine-resistant, armor-protected vehicles valued at $11 million to Nigeria’s military, to enable the country’s soldiers combat the More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015
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12 Killed, 30 Wounded, Army Boss Escapes Assassination as Shiites, Soldiers Clash

Army Boss, General Buratai LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)- LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Soldiers besieging the home of the leader of a Shiite movement accused of trying to assassinate Nigeria’s army chief have More...

By admin On Saturday, October 3rd, 2015
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Twin Blast: Pieces Of Human Flesh Litter Abuja Roads

LAGOS OCTOBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Pieces of human flesh were seen on Saturday morning littering the roadside in a suburb of Abuja, Nyanya, where an explosive went off late on Friday. The explosive was said to have More...