Tag archive for ‘Bayelsa’
By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Buhari Anti-Graft Campaign Is Selective-Ijaw Youths

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The umbrella body of Ijaw youths, the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), said on Wednesday that they are ready to support the anti-corruption and restructuring campaigns embarked upon More...

By admin On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Tompolo, MEND Leaders Regroup on Saturday in Bayelsa

Tompolo LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Leader of the defunct Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND and High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, aka Tompolo, yesterday, summoned commanders and leaders of More...

By admin On Sunday, July 19th, 2015

Bayelsa PDP Suffers Major Set Back as Jonathan’s Associates, Others Dump PDP for APC

LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday suffered a major setback ahead of the December 5th governorship election in the state. The PDP lost hundreds More...

By admin On Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Nigerian Air Force Declares War against Oil Thieves Kills 350 in Akwa Ibom Creeks

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It has been confirmed that Nigeria Air Force, under the directives of the Buhari-led administration, raided Ikot Obiokut, a border community in Cross River state for reasons not yet More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Air Force Boss Says Military May Turn its Arsenal against Niger Delta Youths

Badeh LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshall Alex Badeh on Friday revealed that intelligence reports available to the Armed Forces showed that the Youths from the Niger Delta region More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2015

You are Desperados, Mischief and Blackmailers, Bayelsa PDP Tells Defected Sen. Ikisikpo, Others

Senator Clever Isikpo LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY-The Bayelsa State Government has described as most uncharitable, the comments credited to out-going Senator representing Bayelsa-East Senatorial District, Clever More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

EFCC Traces Seriaki Dickson’s Stolen $4m To First Bank MD, Onasanya

Gov. Seriaki Dickson LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Managing Director of First Bank PLC, Mr. Stephen Olabisi Onasanya is presently in a serious financial mess as Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2015

SEEFOR Implementation: Minister Scores Delta High in Job Creation

Delta State Governor, Dr Emanuel Uduaghan LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Planning Commission has scored Delta State high in capturing the objectives of the State Employment and Expenditure for Result More...

By admin On Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Seriaki Dickson, Ex-Militants in War Path over Provision of Security in N’Delta Creeks

Seriake Dickson chatting with some some ex-militants when the going was good By Achiever Peterson LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Bayelsa State Government has defended the establishment of Izon-Ibe Security Company More...

By admin On Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Parents Panic as Cholera Outbreak Hits Federal Government College In Bayelsa

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dicksonment College, Bayelsa,Seriake Dickson,Yenogoa,Students,Parents,Cholera,Hea;lth LAGOS MARCH 15TH(URHOBOTODAY)- Yenagoa – The Federal Government College, Imiringi in Ogbia More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Stop Instigating Nigerians against Jonathan, Ex-Militants Warn Obasanjo, Buhari

The meeting was allegedly held at the residence of seriaki Dicksonelsa,Yenogoa,Seriake Dickson,Goodluck Jonthan,Oulsegun Obasanjo,Mohammadu Buhari LAGOSMARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Ex-militant leaders from Nigeria’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Ex-Militant Leaders Make ‘U’ Turn on War Treats, Beg Nigerians To Vote For Jonathan

Tompolo and Asari Dokubo LAGOS FEBRUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In a remarkable twist, ex-militant leaders who had threatened to plunge a war in the country if President Goodluck Jonathan is not re-elected come May 29, More...

By admin On Sunday, February 15th, 2015

11 Women Supporters of Nigeria’s First Lady Perish in Auto Crash

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At least 11 female supporters of the First Lady, Patience Jonathan, died in a road accident on Saturday night, officials have said. The victims were all in the same bus that was More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

N70m Presidential Campaign Fund Tears Bayelsa PDP Apart

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Palpable tension is reported to be rising among members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State over a plot to remove chairman Col. Sam Inokoba (rtd.), over his More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Again, N’Delta Militants Bar Patience Jonathan from Attending Rally

Patience Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Again, a group of militants, under the aegis of Mangrove Boys of Bayelsa, has warned the wife of the President, Patience Jonathan, to steer clear of presidential More...

By admin On Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Angry Bayelsa residents Lament Hijack of Jonathan’s Subsidised Kerosine

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of women and other residents of the Bayelsa State capital, Yenagoa, yesterday expressed dismay over the hijack of the sale of President Goodluck More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Water Scarcity Hits Bayelsa as Cholera Kills 30 People

BAYELSA_WATER vendor supply hawking water in front of hospital LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At least 30 people have died in Bayelsa State following the outbreak of cholera there about a fortnight ago. Medical More...

By admin On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Panic as Northerners Flee Bayelsa over Election

Northerners fleeing Bayelsa LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is a noticeable panic among residents of the Hausa Community in Bayelsa State following the mass exodus of northern indigenes from the state. The More...

By admin On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

N’Delta Ex-Militants Re-Group, Threaten War If Jonathan Looses

Niger Delta Ex-Militants LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group of ex-militants in the Niger Delta, led by Government Ekpemopulo (aka Tompolo), on Friday met in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, and threatened More...

By admin On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Delta: Four Perish in Ghastly Auto Accident in Ughelli (PICS)

Front view of the accident By Rufus Ibebe LAGOS NOVEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than four people were confirmed dead and others sustained various degree of injuries when a Toyota car ran under a trailer More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

2015 : First Lady’s Plot To Impose Govs on Delta, Other States May Threatens Jonathan’s Chances

Dame Patience Jonathan LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Indications emerged on Sunday in Abuja that the ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan, to seek re-election in the 2015 general election may after all be More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

And You Call President Jonathan “Weak”?

President Goodluck Jonathan By John Dania LAGOS SEPTEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In 2005, Governor DiepreyeAlamieyeseigha was impeached on corruption charges and Goodluck Jonathan became the governor of Bayelsa state. More...

By admin On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Niger Delta Region ‘Epicentre of Electoral Fraud’-Investigators

LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The chairman of Nigeria’s National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has reportedly claimed that the country’s Niger Delta – also referred to as the “South South” region – More...

By admin On Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Gunmen Attack Bayelsa’s Community, Kidnap Worker, Move Cash, Food stuff

JTF Patrol boat in search of gunmen LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some unknown gunmen reportedly attacked Zion community of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, in Bayelsa State, Southern Nigeria on Saturday, 28 More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Prostitute Stabs Soldier to Death in Bayelsa

LAGOS JNE 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Prostitute identified as Bini girlone has allegedly stabbed a soldier attached to the Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Pulo Shield to death for refusing to pay for a daybreak sex More...