Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Monday, January 14th, 2019
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Delta: Army Inaugurates 63 Brigade, Flags-off Operation Python Dance In Asaba

LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In a move to have a firm grip of security in Niger Delta, the Nigerian Army has commissioned its 63 Brigade headquarters in Asaba, capital of Delta State and launched ‘Operation More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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Delta: Police Nab 31 Suspected Robbers, Kidnappers, Blow Hot Over Dreadlocks

LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has cracked down on criminals, particularly armed robbers and kidnappers arresting 31 suspects, and recovering 16 vehicles, 150 ammunition in stop More...

By admin On Thursday, December 13th, 2018
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Four Dead In ‘Keke Napep’ Crash In Asaba

FILEPHOTO LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four passengers in a tricycle, otherwise known as Keke Napep, on Wednesday lost their lives along the Nnebisi Road in Asaba, Delta State while attempting to avoid head-on More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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Anger Trail Okowa Campaign Inauguration As Security Agents Attack, Journalists Party Faithfuls

Okowa LAGOS DECEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)_Anger and hatred on Monday characterized Governor Ifeanyi Okowa campaign inauguration ceremony held at the Government House Unity Hall, Asaba. In what appeared to be an alleged More...

By admin On Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Three Peace Makers Injured As Rivals Clash Over 16-Yr-Old salesgirl In Asaba

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY )-Three mediators were reported to have injured as two rivals fight over who wins the heart of a 16-year-old salesgirl, identified as Juliana Itoro in Asaba, Delta State. The More...

By admin On Saturday, December 1st, 2018
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Delta Police Set Up Special Squad For Yahoo Boys, Ritualists, Hoodlums

Delta CP Mustafa LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Determined to put an end to the activities of ‘Yahoo, Yahoo boys’ and ritualists in Delta State, the Delta State Police Command has launched a special squad More...

By admin On Friday, November 30th, 2018
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Delta Commissioner Gives Touts, Land Speculators Marching Order

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Delta State Commissioner for Lands and Survey, Mr Chika Ossai, has sacked touts parading themselves as staff and deceiving people on land acquisition. Ossai, formerly Commissioner, More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
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Obasanjo Inaugurates Stephen Keshi Stadium, Urges Okowa To Promote sports Tourism

LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOODAY)-Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday formally inaugurated the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, urging Delta State Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa to effectively utilise the facility More...

By admin On Thursday, November 15th, 2018
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HOSTCOM Urges FG To Shun Illegal Protest Against Ocean Marine At Asaba

Captain Hosa Okunbo LAGOS NOVEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leadership of Host Communities of Nigeria Producing Oil and Gas ( HOSTCOM) on Wednesday in Warri, Delta State advised the Federal Government to shun the More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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AFCON 2019 Qualifiers: Super Eagles Players Train In Asaba

LAGOS NOVEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Stand –in Captain Ahmed Musa and 21 other players trained at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Tuesday evening as the Super Eagles stepped into gear for Saturday’s 2019 Africa More...

By admin On Thursday, November 8th, 2018
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Occupants Of Delta IDPs Camp Cry Out Over Diversion Of Donated Relief Materials

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo with memersof AsabaIDPs camp LAGOS NOVEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some persons believed to be thieves have allegedly diverted relief materials donated to the Internally Displaced Persons More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
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Delta Police Kill Suspected Armed Robber, Car Snatcher, Recover Arms

LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force “C” Division, gunned down a notorious armed robber simply identified as Johnson, a.k.a “Small Machine, Big Engine” at Cable More...

By admin On Saturday, October 27th, 2018
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Aiteo Cup Final :Super Eagles Coach, Rohr Robbed In Delta

LAGOS OCTOBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr was at the receiving end of the wrath of pick pockets at the end of the Aiteo Cup Final between Enugu Rangers and Kano Pillars. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
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Kidnappers Besiege Delta As CP Declares Man Hunt For Kidnapped Female Police Officer

Mustapha LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Delta State has raised the alarm over upsurge of kidnappersin the state in recent times. Urhobotoday.com learnt that last month, six suspected kidnappers stormed More...

By admin On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Ogboru Leads Others In Delta APC Governorship Primary

Ogboru LAGOS OVTOBER 1ST ( URHOBOTODAY)-Chief Ovedje Ogboru is leading in the Delta State Governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress, APC which started yesterday. The voting process which spanned all More...

By admin On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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N5bn LG Workers’ Bailout: Okowa Deserves Commendation, Not Criticism-Onuesoke

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and former Delta State Governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has condemned the situation whereby people are found of only condemning More...

By admin On Friday, September 21st, 2018
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FLOOD: Delta Govt Establishes Six Internally Displaced Persons Camps

Okowa LAGOS SEPTEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has approved the establishment of six Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps to cater for residents of the state whose homes are in flood prone More...

By admin On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Alleged N3.48bn Fraud: Presidential Panel Secures Arrest Warrant Against Nwaoboshi

Senator Peter Nwaoboshi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has secured a warrant of arrest against embattled Delta senator, Peter More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Hausa Traders, Cultists Clash Claim Two In Asaba

FILE PHOTO LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was pandemonium on Tuesday night at Cable Point Quarters in Asaba, Delta State following a fight that broke out between some Hausa traders and a group of suspected More...

By admin On Sunday, September 9th, 2018
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Direct Or Indirect Primaries Further Tear Delta APC Apart

LAGOS SEPEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has worsened following the failure of the two factions to agree on either direct or indirect method for More...

By admin On Friday, September 7th, 2018
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Seven Petrol Stations Sealed In Warri, Asaba

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Department of Weights and Measures, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, has sealed Seven petrol stations in Warri and Asaba in Delta, by for under-dispensing More...

By admin On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Suspected Herdsmen Kill Asaba FMC Doctor, Abduct Two Of His Friends

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected herdsmen operating within Obomkpa community, Aniocha North local government area of Delta State have allegedly killed a medical doctor at the Federal Medical Center (FMC), More...

By admin On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Delta Police Arrest Three Suspected Kidnappers, Recover Six Guns, N600,000

Delta CP, Muhammed Mustafa LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of its resolve to fight crimes to its roots, the Delta State Police Command on Thursday arrested three suspected kidnappers who have been threatening More...

By admin On Friday, August 24th, 2018
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Reggae Legend, Ras Kimono’s Fans Stand Still As Body Arrives Asaba

LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Asaba, the Delta State capital, stood still as thousands of fans, friends and relations thronged the city to welcome the remains of late reggae legend, Ras Kimono, on Friday. Ras More...

By admin On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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Suspected Mentally Deranged Man Slaughters Two Younger Brothers In Asaba

Delta CP Muhammed Mustapha LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a tragedy in the Nwani family in Asaba Sunday night, as their son, Aniemeka Nwani who is in his 30s, slaughtered his two younger brothers, kingsley More...