Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2020

NDDC Donates Lassa Fever Kits, Drugs To Support Delta Govt Efforts

LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has donated Lassa fever protective kits and drugs to support the Delta State government in its efforts to check the menace of the disease More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2020

Delta Opposition Party Laments Economic, Social Hardships In Asaba, Environs

LAGOS JANUARY24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The All Progressives Congress (APC), Delta State Chapter, has actually resented what it referred to as the unquantifiable economic and social hardships caused on the locals and traders More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2020

Fear Grips Deltans As Lassa Fever Kills Woman, Two Others Quarantined

LAGOS JANUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-SaharaReporters reports that residents of Asaba, capital of Delta State, are currently living in fear following an outbreak of Lassa Fever, which has killed a woman and left two More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2020

Ex-Commissioner Protest Okowa’s Plan To Convert Mariam Babangida’s Building To Appeal Court

LAGOS JANUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former commissioner for women affairs in Delta State, Queen Betty Efekodha has raised an alarm over the plan to convert the Mariam Babaginda Women Development Center that was built More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Clash Between Lawyers, Police Disrupt Trial Of Suspects Of Ritual Murder Of Elozino

LAGOS JANAUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Proceedings at the Delta State High Court, Asaba were temporarily disrupted as a result of a melee between lawyers and escort policemen on the convoy of the Commissioner of Police, More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020

Gas Explosion Razes 20 Flats, Property, Valuables In Asaba

LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 20 flats in a building and the property of the occupants were burnt when gas exploded at the popular Bonsaac area in Asaba, Delta State. This came barely three weeks More...

By admin On Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Delta Line Driver Flees After Crushing Pregnant Woman To Death

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pregnant woman was on Saturday crushed to death by a Delta Line Hiace bus along the Onitsha-Asaba expressway by Coker Junction, in Oshimili South L.G.A, Delta State. The incident More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2020

Asaba Mob Beats Suspected Mad Man Over Alleged Attempt To Rape Market Woman

LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY-A man suspected to be insane attacked a market woman at a popular Ogbeogonogo market in Asaba, Delta state on Sunday. It was gathered that the suspect allegedly committed the rape More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

Delta Pensioners Protest Against Composition Of Pension Committee

LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Association of Contributory Retirees has kicked against the inclusion of Prof. Sylvester Monye and Dr. Kingsley Emu, two prominent aides of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in More...

By admin On Thursday, December 26th, 2019

10 Roasted To Death In Ghastly Delta Auto-Crash

LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A ghastly auto crash which occurred along Asaba- Benin Expressway around Issele Azagba/Akwukwu Igbo on Tuesday night has claimed the life a driver, his conductor, four – year More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

3000 Suspended Delta Civil Servants Protest As Okowa Recalls 450 State Workers

LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was protest in Asaba, the Delta State capital, on Monday by over 3,000 suspended civil servants following the recall of 450 workers by the state government last weekend. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

Delta Govt Uncovers 273 Ghost Workers On State Payroll

As part of the activities to commemorate the Delta State Public Service Week, civil servants in the state participated in a ‘Walk for Health’ LAGOS DECEMBE 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government on Monday More...

By admin On Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Delta Govt. Faults FG Delay In Inauguration Of New NDDC Board

LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has cautioned the Federal Government against her attempt to no neutralize the Niger Delta Commission ( NDDC), saying that the attempt might jeopardize More...

By admin On Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Catholic Priest Slumps And Dies During Novelty Match With Colleagues In Asaba

LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Catholic priest has reportedly slumped and died while he was playing a football match with colleagues. A Daily Post report has shown that a priest of the Catholic Church, Rev. More...

By admin On Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Delta Police Declare Driver Missing With Company Truck, Goods

LAGOS DECEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Operatives of the Delta State Police Command have begun search for a middle aged man identified as Okeke Patrick Tochukwu who was said to have disappeared mysteriously with his More...

By admin On Thursday, November 28th, 2019

S/South Govs Shun Delta Security Summit As Journalists Lament Neglect By Okowa’s Aide

LAGOS NOVEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governors of South-South region were absent at the Regional Police Security summit 2019, with only host Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state and his counterpart, Mr. Godwin More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Okowa Woos Investors To Delta As Czech Ambassador Pays Courtesy Visit

Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa (left), welcoming the Ambassador of the Czech Republic, Marek Skolil, when the latter paid him a courtesy visit in Government House, Asaba. LAGOS NOVEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gov. More...

By admin On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019

Hoodlums Invade Federal Technical College Asaba, Stab Female Student

LAGOS NOVEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Daredevil hoodlums, Thursday midnight, invaded the Federal Technical College, Asaba, and allegedly stabbed a young lady on the school premises. The hoodlums who stormed the college More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Crisis Rocks Gbagi’s Community Over Change Of Oginibo’s Name (PHOTOS)

LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oginibo, the community of Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),2023 gubernatorial aspirant, Chief Kenneth Gbagi is reported to be enmeshed in crisis over change of community More...

By admin On Friday, October 25th, 2019

Delta: Two Isoko Journalists Arraigned Over Report On Uzere Crisis

LAGOS OCTOBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Police Nigerian in Asaba, Delta State on Thursday arraigned the Managing Editor of the BIGPEN Online newspaper, Joe Ogbodu and Prince Amour Udemude, Nigerian journalists based More...

By admin On Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Delta: NLC Shuts Asaba Offices, Schools Over Non-Implementation Of Minimum Wage

LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBTODAY)-The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Delta chapter has started to shut offices and schools in Asaba ahead of the planned strike over delay to implement the new minimum wage. The News More...

By admin On Monday, October 7th, 2019

World Teachers Day: Okowa Splashes 12 Outstanding Teachers With Cash, Cars Gift

LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As the World celebrated World Teachers’ Day on Saturday, 12 teachers in Delta received cars and cash rewards for outstanding performance in their duties. The state governor, Senator More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Delta: Popular Senior Advocate Of Nigeria(SAN) Abducted In Asaba

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief Chika Onyemenam, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria was kidnapped by the gunmen in Asaba, the capital More...

By admin On Friday, September 13th, 2019

Okowa’s Alleged Sexual Relationship With Mrs.Joan Mrakpor May Tear Delta PDP Apart

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The hope of Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) retaining the position of the state governor in 2023 seems to be hanging in the balance as Mrs Joan Markpor, alleged Delta More...

By admin On Monday, September 9th, 2019

BEDC To Kick Start Provision Of Meters To Asaba, Warri Residence

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The Benin Electricity Distribution Company has announced the immediate start of the metering process for residents of Asaba and Warri environs in Delta State. The company vowed More...