Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Monday, March 9th, 2020
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Delta Civil Servants Panic As Govt Begins Certificates Verification Screening

LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the move by the Delta state Civil Service Commission Authority to revalidate Certificates of the Civil Servants, Local Government Origin, among others, fear of the unknown More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2020
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Unknown Gunmen Hit Delta Community, Kill Brothel Manager, Abduct Eight

LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen on Wednesday night renewed their onslaught on Issele-Azagba, an agrarian community in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State, killing a brothel manager simply identified More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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Protesting Electricity Consumers Storm NERC Asaba Public Hearing, Insist BEDC Must Go

LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Electricity Consumers in Delta state Monday called on the federal government to sack Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) for extorting and disappointing Nigerians. The electricity More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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Army Boss, Burutai Storms Asaba, Vows To Flush Out Criminals In Niger Delta

LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, yesterday said the military would flush out criminal elements in the Niger Delta region. He vowed that violent crimes in the area More...

By admin On Sunday, February 23rd, 2020
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Armed Robbers, Cultists On Rampage In Delta State

LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The activities of armed bandits and cultists have gone out of hand as they go under brood daylight to carry out their activities. In Ughelli, the administrative headquarter of More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
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Okonji, Ogodo, Ogboru Trade Allegations As Delta APC Crisis Deepens

LAGOS FEBRUARY 18TH (RHOBOTODAY)-Crisis rocking Delta State All Progressive Congress is becoming unabated as Chieftains of the party continue to accuse each other about the dwindling fate of the party in the state. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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NAFDAC Intercepts Five Trucks Loaded With Fake Drugs In Abraka Market

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested and confiscated three vehicles laden with suspected fake and substandard drugs in Delta. Deputy More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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Police Arrest Two Over Alleged Abduction 18 Expatriates In Escravos

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa Tuesday said the Police have arrested two suspected kidnappers; for the alleged kidnapping of eighteen (18) expatriates More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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Asaba Demolitions; Between Economic Survival and City Beautification

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-‘The goal of government should be to improve the life chances of the citizens-German Sociologist, Ralf Dahrendorf The unprecedented spate of unrelenting More...

By admin On Sunday, February 9th, 2020
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Drunken Man Found Dead With Missing Head In Asaba

LAGOS FEBRUARY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was confusion on Saturday following the discovering of the body of an unidentified drunk man without his head in Asaba, Oshimili South Local Government Area of Delta State. It More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
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Experts In Delta Investment Summit Highlights Opportunities In Agriculture

LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The expert who spoke at the just concluded Delta Agribusiness Finance and Investment summit held in Asaba urged investors to take advantage of agricultural opportunities in Delta More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
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Gunmen Kill Delta Works Director, Onochie In His Uncompleted Building

LAGOS FEBRUARY 4TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Staff of the Delta Ministry of Works, Asaba, were thrown into mourning following the alleged assassination of one of the directors, J O Onochie by gunmen suspected to be assassins. At More...

By admin On Friday, January 31st, 2020
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Remodeling Of Delta State Appeal Court Structure Swallows Whooping N800m

LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government has disclosed that N800 million has been expended in the remodeling of the Court of Appeal (Asaba Division) complex at the state capital. The Federal Government More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2020
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...