Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
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...

By admin On Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Delta South Senate: Uduaghan Beats James Manager At Tribunal

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba on Saturday sacked Senator James Manager as the senator representing Delta South Senatorial District at the National Assembly. Recall More...

By admin On Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Tribunal Affirms Omo-Agege’s Election, Srikes Out Oboro, PDP’s Petition

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, the Delta State, has affirmed the election victory of the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege in the February More...

By admin On Friday, September 6th, 2019

Revealed: Okowa Pays N200m Ransom To Free Kidnapped Sister-In-Law

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODA)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowo of Delta State paid a whooping N200million ransom to free his sister-in-law who was kidnapped more than a week ago in Asaba, the Delta State Capital, a security More...

By admin On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Delta Gov Election: Okowa, Ogboru’s Camps Panic As Tribunal Reserves Judgment Till Further Notice

LAGOS AUGUST 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Both camps of Delta Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressive Congress (APC) are in palpable fear and panicky mood as Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal More...

By admin On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Okowa Tasks FG On The Revival Of Warri Port

LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for the resuscitation of Warri Port, saying it is key to the economic development of the state and the nation. Speaking when the More...

By admin On Thursday, August 8th, 2019

U-20 World Cup: FIFA Officials Pleased With Facilities In Stephen Keshi Stadium

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has expressed satisfaction with the state of facilities at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba. Head of FIFA inspection team, More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

UPU Youth Leader, Nicholas Omoko Brainstorms With Okowa On Gains Of Urhobos

Second from left is Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Nicholas Omoko, David Edevbie and others LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-National President,Urhobo Progress Union, UPU Youthwing worldwide, Comrade Nicholas Omoko on Tuesday More...

By admin On Monday, July 29th, 2019

No Land For RUGA In Delta State-Monarchs Declare

LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Traditional Rulers’ Council has declared that there is no land for Rural Grazing Area (RUGA) project in Delta State. The monarchs made their position known in a communiqué More...

By admin On Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Illegal Levies: Otor-Ogor Technical College Principal To Refund N12m To Delta Govt

LAGOS JUY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A secondary school principal, Mr. Ishmael Omolade, has been told to refund N11,124,800.00, being alleged proceeds of unauthorised levies collected from pupils of Otor-Ogor Technical More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Okowa Hails Immigration Reforms, Backs Call For Documentation Of Immigrants

Ifeanyi Okowa with Immigration Boss, Mr Mohammad Babandede LAGOS JULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Governor of Delta State, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has thrown his weight behind the documentation of immigrants, saying More...

By admin On Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Tribunal: Ogboru Closes Case After Calling 20 Witnesses As Okowa Pleads For Time

LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State All Progressive Congress (APC) and it’s Governorship Candidate for the March 9, 2019 election, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru on Tuesday 16 July 2019, closed their case More...

By admin On Friday, July 12th, 2019

Okowa Mourns Death Of Ex-Bendel Military Gov, Husaini Abdullahi At 80

LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday condoled with the government and people of Nassarawa State as well as the Nigerian Navy over the death of a former military governor More...