Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Thursday, August 6th, 2020

COVID-19: Okowa Flags Off Free Food Distribution For Less Privilege In Delta

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Wednesday, said his administration would continue to partner the private sector and individuals in mitigating the debilitating effects of COVID-19 More...

By admin On Thursday, August 6th, 2020

Relocated Asaba Traders Lament Flooding Menace In ‘Okowa Market’

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Perennial flooding menace at the new market in Oko Quarters in Asaba for the relocated Abraka market traders is currently causing discomfort for the traders. The traders of the new More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020

Bullion Van Robbers Who Killed Four Policemen In Ebonyi State, Arrested In Delta

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A crack team of Police detectives have arrested seven armed robbers, including a serving and a dismissed Soldier for alleged involvement in the robbery of a bullion van in Abakaliki, More...

By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Delta Returns 15-year-Old Girl Trafficked For Child Prostitution To Akwa Ibom

File Photo LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has returned a 15-year-old girl trafficked for child prostitution to her family in Akwa Ibom State. The victim was on April 9, 2020, found in More...

By admin On Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Panic As Four People Mysteriously Die In A Newly Rented Flat In Asaba

Scene of the tragic incident in Asaba LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-At least four persons have reportedly died in a newly rented apartment in Reachman Estate, beside AGGS School, Asaba. The incident happened yesterday.  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Delta Govt Transforms Criminal Hideout To Farmers’ Market, Gardens

LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government on Wednesday inaugurated a farmers’ market and two gardens built at a hitherto notorious criminal hideout in Asaba, the state capital. The projects were sited More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Robbers Shot Dead Asaba Court Security Guard, Cart Away Milkano Generator

LAGOS JULY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck in Asaba, capital of Delta State on Sunday morning when a gang of armed men shot dead a security man along the popular High Court Road, Asaba, Delta State. Daily Independent More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

Asaba Court Jails Human Trafficker Six Years For Luring Teenager Into Prostitution

LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A 37 – Year old Human Trafficker Samuel Ufor Papa was on Tuesday sentenced to six years Jail terms by Federal High Court sitting in Asaba in Delta State for trafficking a teenager More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2020

Delta: Asaba, Sapele Residents Lament Over Heavy Flood

File photo LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents Asaba, Delta state capital, and Sapele have decried the ravaging flood menace in parts of the cities, urging the state government to save them from imminent sack More...

By admin On Saturday, July 4th, 2020

Delta: Business man, Four others Electrocuted In Asaba

Asaba LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Asaba based business man (namewitheld) was on Friday evening electrocuted by a high tension electric cable that fell on the roof of the caravan he used as boutique shop close More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020

Panic As 20 Officials Of Delta State Covid-19 Team Die After Brief Illness

LAGOS JUNE 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The number of personnel at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19 in Delta State has depleted following the sudden death of some taskforce members in the past few weeks. Investigation More...

By admin On Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Delta State Records 156 Divorce Cases In One Month

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Chief Judge, Justice Marshall Umukoro has said that in May 2020, the state recorded 156 divorce proceedings, adding that 42 awaiting trial inmates at the Kwale Custodial More...

By admin On Friday, June 19th, 2020

Delta: Asaba Housewife Absconds With N1.5m Husband’s Meeting Money

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 47 year old housewife Identified as Chinyere Ndubusi at Obinaco Street, Okwe quarters in Asaba, Delta state on Wednesday absconded with her husband’s N1.5million meeting money More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020

Delta Police Arrest 73 ‘Executive’ Beggars In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the dwindling state of economy as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic disease spread ravaging the world, security agents in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele towns in Delta state have More...

By admin On Monday, June 8th, 2020

Delta Govt Increases Isolation Bed Capacity For Covid-19 Patients Across The State

LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State government says it has scaled up its treatment and isolation bed capacity from sixty five to over one hundred and ten across the state to meet the increasing number of covid-19 More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

‘Okowa Has Constructed Over 400 Roads Across Delta State’

LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta state commissioner for information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu has disclosed that Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has constructed over four hundred roads across the length More...

By admin On Monday, June 1st, 2020

Delta: Female Fake Soldier Arrested In Uvwie, Two Male Others Nabbed At Asaba

LAGOS JUNE 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Troops of 63 Brigade, Nigeria Army, Asaba on routine patrol along NPA expressway in Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State have arrested one Mrs Joyce Sulieman, 43, dressed in More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Herdsmen Protest Seven Days Eviction Order Hausa, Fulani From Delta State Forest

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The executive order evicting Hausa/Fulani residents in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State from the forest within the council area in seven days has been described as More...

By admin On Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

Pandemonium As Thunder Strikes And Shut Down Delta Television, Radio Stations

LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-There was pandemonium following a thunderstorm that struck which shutdown Delta Broadcasting Service (DBS) and the Radio Station in Asaba, Oshimili north local government area of Delta More...

By admin On Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Security Agents Avert bloodbath As Hoodlums, Traders Clash Abraka-Asaba Market

LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mayhem in the early hours of Wednesday erupted at the demolished makeshifts of Abraka- Asaba market when suspected hoodlums under the guise of taskforce members with Asaba Development More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Lockdown: Corporate Beggars Lay Siege To ATM In Asaba, Abraka, Ughelli Towns

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the Coronavirus Pandemic outbreak and the subsequent lockdown order by the Delta state government, Persons consisting of adult males and females have taken over ATM Centers More...

By admin On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Lockdown: Angry Traders Dare Security Agents Take Over Streets In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODA)- Angry traders in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele Communities in Delta state have moved into various streets in the areas despite the government lockdown order in the last 25 days Investigation More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2020
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Delta Mobile Court Convicts 176 Lockdown Violators In Asaba, Ughelli, Warri

LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A total of 176 violators of the lockdown order of the Delta State Government have been convicted in the last three days by mobile courts across the three senatorial districts of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Delta Govt Sets Up Food Bank, Slashes Appointees One Month Salary To Caution Lockdown

LAGOS APRIL 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-To cushion the effects of the lockdown in Delta state, which became effective on Wednesday to stem the spread of the coronavirus to the state, the state government on Monday announced More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Lockdown: Asaba Residents Hail Security Personnel For Forcing Down Garri Price

LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Some residents of Asaba on Tuesday lauded security personnel who forced garri sellers to reduce the price of garri at Ogbeogono Market in Asaba. The eyewitnesses, who spoke to News More...