Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

‘Okowa Has Constructed Over 400 Roads Across Delta State’

LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta state commissioner for information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu has disclosed that Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has constructed over four hundred roads across the length More...

By admin On Monday, June 1st, 2020

Delta: Female Fake Soldier Arrested In Uvwie, Two Male Others Nabbed At Asaba

LAGOS JUNE 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Troops of 63 Brigade, Nigeria Army, Asaba on routine patrol along NPA expressway in Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State have arrested one Mrs Joyce Sulieman, 43, dressed in More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Herdsmen Protest Seven Days Eviction Order Hausa, Fulani From Delta State Forest

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The executive order evicting Hausa/Fulani residents in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State from the forest within the council area in seven days has been described as More...

By admin On Saturday, May 23rd, 2020

Pandemonium As Thunder Strikes And Shut Down Delta Television, Radio Stations

LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-There was pandemonium following a thunderstorm that struck which shutdown Delta Broadcasting Service (DBS) and the Radio Station in Asaba, Oshimili north local government area of Delta More...

By admin On Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Security Agents Avert bloodbath As Hoodlums, Traders Clash Abraka-Asaba Market

LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mayhem in the early hours of Wednesday erupted at the demolished makeshifts of Abraka- Asaba market when suspected hoodlums under the guise of taskforce members with Asaba Development More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Lockdown: Corporate Beggars Lay Siege To ATM In Asaba, Abraka, Ughelli Towns

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the Coronavirus Pandemic outbreak and the subsequent lockdown order by the Delta state government, Persons consisting of adult males and females have taken over ATM Centers More...

By admin On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Lockdown: Angry Traders Dare Security Agents Take Over Streets In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODA)- Angry traders in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele Communities in Delta state have moved into various streets in the areas despite the government lockdown order in the last 25 days Investigation More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2020
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Delta Mobile Court Convicts 176 Lockdown Violators In Asaba, Ughelli, Warri

LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A total of 176 violators of the lockdown order of the Delta State Government have been convicted in the last three days by mobile courts across the three senatorial districts of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

Delta Govt Sets Up Food Bank, Slashes Appointees One Month Salary To Caution Lockdown

LAGOS APRIL 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-To cushion the effects of the lockdown in Delta state, which became effective on Wednesday to stem the spread of the coronavirus to the state, the state government on Monday announced More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Lockdown: Asaba Residents Hail Security Personnel For Forcing Down Garri Price

LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Some residents of Asaba on Tuesday lauded security personnel who forced garri sellers to reduce the price of garri at Ogbeogono Market in Asaba. The eyewitnesses, who spoke to News More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Group Raises Alarm Over Alleged Criminality Of IGP X-Squad In Delta

LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Director General, Young Nigeria Rights Organisation, Victor Ojei, has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, over the continued extortion, corruption and More...

By admin On Monday, March 9th, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...