Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Suspected Assassins Kill Delta Businessman

LAGOS MAY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A 47-year-old businessman, Christopher Utulu has been murdered by suspected assassins in Ogwashi Uku community, near Asaba, Delta State. It was gathered that Chris, as he was fondly More...

By admin On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Three People Die In Asaba Flood

LAGOS MAY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than three persons died in Asaba, Delta state following a torrential rainfall that swept them into uncovered drains along Nnebisi, Okpanam road in the early hours of Friday. It More...

By admin On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Delta: Rampaging Cultists Kill 3 Farmers, Injure 21 In Asaba

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Rampaging cultists terrorizing Cable Point of Asaba and its environs in Delta State have allegedly killed three farmers in the area, and injured twenty-one others in a renewed clash More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Ward Congress Crisis: Police Seal Delta APC Secretariat

LAGOS MAY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Asaba was on Monday sealed up by officers of the Nigeria police to forestall breakdown of law and order. The development More...

By admin On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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NDLEA Destroys 142 Hectares Of Cannabis Farms, Arrest 142 Persons In Delta

LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Drug Law and Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has destroyed 142 hectares of Cannabis sativa farms in Delta state. The State Commander of the NDLEA, Mr Chidi Obiefule, More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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African Athletics Championship: Okowa Orders Construction Of Roads Around Keshi Stadium

Okowa LAGOS MAY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has ordered that roads around the Stephen Keshi Stadium be tarred as part of preparation for the 2018 African Athletics Championship scheduled More...

By admin On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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127 South-African Athletes To Storm Asaba For 2018 African Athletics Championships

South Africa’s Akani Simbine (gold) wins the athletics men’s 100m final during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Carrara Stadium on the Gold Coast on April 9, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / SAEED KHAN LAGOS More...

By admin On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Homosexuality: Pastor Nabbed For Defiling 10-Year-Old Boy In Asaba

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pastor has been arrested by police for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old boy in Asaba, Delta state capital. The suspect identified as Dr. Prophet Chinonso Udemezue, a senior pastor More...

By admin On Friday, February 2nd, 2018
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Four Hospitalized, One Dead As Lassa Fever Spreads In Delta State

LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State has recorded a fresh outbreak of Lassa Fever with four persons said to be hospitalized and one confirmed dead. According to a source, at the State Ministry of Health, More...

By admin On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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Protesting Isoko Youths Block Ughelli/Asaba Expressway, Demand Removal Of DESOPADEC Commissioner

LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of travelers were on Monday, December 11 stranded as aggrieved Isoko youths at about 7am blocked the ever-busy Ughelli/Asaba Expressway with a call for the immediate More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Delta Court Jails Father, Son 26 Years For Selling ‘Ogogoro’

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court, sitting in Asaba, Delta State on Tuesday sentenced a 58-year old man, Isaac Uti and his son, Jonathan (29) for dealing on ethanol, popularly known as Ogogoro. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Scores Injured As Police Attached To Delta Govt House Clash With Protesting Students

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22N (URHOBOTODAY)-Report reaching Urhobotoday.com has revealed that scores of people were injured as Police officers attached to Government House Asaba, Delta State on Wednesday clashed with protesting More...

By admin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Anambra Poll: Delta Police Restricts Movement On Niger Bridge

Delta CP, Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta Police Command has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement between Delta and Anambra states through the Niger Bridge with effect from mid-night More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Delta Police Nabs 45-Year-Old Illegal Gun Manufacturer In Asaba

Delta CP, Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS NOVEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has arrested a forty five-year-old man, Ponsak Magani, for allegedly manufacturing local guns at Ibusa, Asaba in Delta State. The More...

By admin On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Delta Speaker, Utomi, Ochei, Others To Attend Inauguration Ceremony Of Delta Online Publishers

LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Arrangements have been concluded for the formal inauguration of the Delta Online Publishers Forum, DOPF, an association of renowned journalist in the business of online publishing More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Delta Pensioners Protest, Accuse Ifeanyi Okowa Of Misusing Paris Club Refund (PHOTOS)

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Retirees in Delta State on Tuesday held a protest, criticising Governor Ifeanyi Okowa over the non-payment of their entitlements. They protested under the umbrella of the Association More...

By admin On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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Fejiro Oliver Is Back From Detention, Squeezes Okowa’s Two Years In Office

Fejiro Oliver LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-“ I can’t begin to count how many times I have warned politicians and candidates to worry as much about the good coverage as the bad, because the more air they put More...

By admin On Saturday, May 20th, 2017
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Delta Police Arrest Keke Rider With AK-47, Pastor For Raping Housewife

Delta CP, Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS MAY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Police detectives in Enerhen, near Warri in Delta State have arrested a 26-year-old Keke rider (name withheld) during a routine stop and search operation and More...

By admin On Thursday, April 27th, 2017
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Ritualists On Rampage In Delta State, Kill Six Persons In One Month

IGP Ibrahim Idris LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ritualists operating across Delta State in the last one month, have allegedly killed six persons and the vital parts of their bodies removed. Investigation by Urhobotoday.com More...

By admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Another Cases Of Meningitis Recorded In Delta State

Okowa LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Few days after the report of the break out of cerebral meningitis in Warri, Delta State, another case of the disease has been recorded in Asaba, Delta State capital. According More...

By admin On Friday, April 7th, 2017
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PATHETIC: How Doctors, Nurses Negligence Led To Death Of Twin Mother

LAGOS APRIL 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A devastated man by name Uchebuego narrated how the carelessness and nonchalant attitude of medical personnel at the Federal Medical Center, Asaba, Delta state, led to the death of More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Delta Police Parade Asaba DPO’s Killers, 47 Others

IGP Ibrahim Idris LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command, on Tuesday, paraded Suleiman Ibrahim and Yusuf Hamisu, suspected killers of Mr. Valentine Mbalu, Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of More...

By admin On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Decomposed Corpse Of Kidnapped Delta DPO Found In Agbor Forest

IGP IDRIS IBRAHIM LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The decomposed body of a kidnapped Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Delta State, Valentine Mbalu, has been found in a bush in Umunede, a town near Agbor. Mr. Mbalu, More...

By admin On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Anti-Uduaghan Protest: Controversial Journalist, Oliver Fejiro Arrested at Uyo

Fejiro Oliver LAGOSMARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial journalist and Publisher of Secret Reporters, Tega Samson Oghenedoro popularly known by his pen name as Fejiro Oliver,has been arrested by the Nigerian police More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Sheriff Moves To Take Over Delta PDP Headquarters’ Secretariat In Asaba

LAGOS MARCY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There are indications that the embattled National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff has notified the Inspector General of Police as well as More...