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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...

By admin On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

Tribunal Adjourns Judgment On Omo-Agege, Oboro Suit To Later Date

LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Election Petitions Tribunal, presided over by Justice A.M. Abubakar, on Monday adjourned judgment to a later date, on the petition filed by Evelyn Oboro of the Peoples More...

By admin On Friday, July 5th, 2019
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Group Threatens To Shut Down Delta Govt House Over Non-Appointment Of Ijaw Judges

LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ijaw civil society groups, CSOs, yesterday, threatened to close down Government House, Asaba, Delta State, over alleged deliberate exclusion of Ijaw ethnic group in the appointment More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

Delta Gov. Polls: APC Witness Slumps In Court During Cross Examination

LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A witness for the All Progressives Congress (APC), Akpos Willy (P.W 10), slumped yesterday during cross-examination at the resumed sitting of the Delta State governorship tribunal panel More...

By admin On Friday, June 28th, 2019

Delta Monarchs Decry Rising Killing, Kidnapping, PG usurpation Of Authority

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers, DSCTR, has called for more vigilance and alertness among Deltans in the face of heighten insecurity in the country. In a five-point communiqué More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

Onuesoke Faults Wole Soyinka On Plane Seat Saga

LAGOS JUNE 2TH (RHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has faulted Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka action for living his plane seating position to occupy a young man’s More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Angry Mob Beats Two Robbery Suspects To Death In Abraka

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two suspected thieves have been killed after angry mob beat them to death after an unsuccessful robbery operation. The thieves who were identified to be, Uchenna Ezekonyi and Mbachu More...

By admin On Monday, June 24th, 2019

Flood: Residents Call On Okowa To Intervene After Death Of Teenagers

LAGOS JUNE 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of some communities in Delta State are calling on the government to immediately address the issue of flooding. The appeal recently became intensified, following the death More...

By admin On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Dismissed Policeman Shots Dead Fiancée’s Mother Over Cancellation Of Wedding

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-An ex-policeman, Christian, has been arrested for allegedly killing his fiancée’s mother, Veronica Obiejieogo, over the cancellation of their wedding date. Christian reportedly More...