Tag archive for ‘Benin City’
By admin On Friday, June 14th, 2019

Femi Otedola Comes To The Aid Of Ailing Ex-Int’l Goalkeeper, Peter Fregene

LAGOS JUNE 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Help has finally come the way of ailing former international, Peter Fregene, as billionaire businessman and Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Femi Otedola, agreed to foot the medical bills More...

By admin On Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Delta: Ovwian School Pupils, Teachers On Excursion Die In Auto-Crash

Fle Photo LAGOS JULY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck on Friday evening around Oghara Eki in Delta state when an 18-seater bus conveying students and teachers of a school in Ovwian, Udu local government area of More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Ughelli Businessman Accuses Benin Custom Of Demanding N.5m Bribe To Release Seized Tank

Custom Boss Hameed Ali LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Managing Director/COE of Sykes Energi Projects Ltd, Olorogun Johnny Esike, said that the activities of men of the Custom, particularly those stationed More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Delta: PDP Chieftain Ejakpovi Empowers Isoko Women as Owhefere Drums Support For Okowa

Dr Nelson Ejakpovi dancing with Emevor women during their solidiarityvisit to his country home in Benin City, Edo State By Palmer Ogheneyole Nathaniel LAGOS APRIL 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

N’Delta Activist, Sunny Ofehe Set To Bury His Mother, 10 Years After Her Assassination

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Netherlands-based Nigerian Niger Delta and Environmental Right Activist, Comrade Sunny Ofehe has scheduled to mark the final burial rite ceremony of his mother, Madam Theresa More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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DSS Reveals Why It Met With James Ibori

Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former governor of Delta State waving to friends, kinsmen and political associates on arrival at hos country home, Oghara, Delta State on Saturday, February 4, 2017 LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH More...

By admin On Sunday, December 11th, 2016

JUST IN: Fire Guts Biggest Shopping Mall in Benin-City

The rubbles of Phil-Hallmark Shopping Mall LAGOS DECEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fire has raised a shopping mall, Phill-Hallmark Shopping Plaza, in Benin, the Edo State capital, ?destroying several goods worth millions More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Delta Police Arrest Vigilante Boss, 73 Others for Kidnapping, Recover Arms, N1.8m

By Barth Ndego LAGOS NOVEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Police in Delta State have arrested at different locations Vigilante Boss, one Anthony Oren, and 73 other suspected kidnappers, and armed robbers in the past More...

By admin On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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#EdoElection: Protesters Besiege Benin INEC Office as Obaseki Emerges Governor Elect

PDP protesters in front of Edo State INEC office LAGOS SEPTEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Edo State are presently protesting at the office of Independent National Electoratl Commission, More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Mystery: Nude ‘Delta Wizard’ from Agbarho Lands in a Church Premises in Benin-City

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Church workers of City Gate Church, Benin did not prepare for what they met when they resumed for duties in the previous day. To their amazement, the church workers resumed work More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Edo Gov: Buhari Storms Benin-City, Solicits Support for Obaseki’s Election

L-R: All Progressives Congress (APC) Gubernatorial Candidate, Mr. Godwin Obaseki; President Muhammadu Buhari; Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; APC Deputy Gubernatorial Candidate, Mr. Phillip Shuaibu; More...

By admin On Monday, August 29th, 2016

Edo Gov. Election: PDP Will Take Over Edo State-Onuesoke

Peoples Democratic Party Chieftain, PDP, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has assured that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will take over Edo State in the coming Governorship election. Onuesoke who gave the assurance  More...

By admin On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Edo State APC Panics as 700 Members Defect to PDP In Ovia

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is panic in the camp of Edo State All Progressive Congress (APC) as no fewer than 700 members of the party Wednesday defected to the People’s Democratic Party in Ovia More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Chartered Institute of Public Management Organises Professional Capacity Building Programme in Benin

By Benny Ogheneoruese LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chartered Institute of Public Management, IPM, Nigeria has announced the presentation of one of its Mandatory Professional Capacity Building programmes More...

By admin On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

Power Outage: Delta Lawyer Sues Benin Electricity Distribution Company For N50m

LAGOS JUNE 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A Delta State based lawyer practicing his trade at Udu Local Government Area of the State , Mr. Oghenejabor Ikimi, has dragged the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) More...

By admin On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Oshiomhole, Deputy at War over Assassination Accusation

Oshiomhole and Odubu at public function LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Facts have emerged as to why Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State is not backing the governorship aspiration of his deputy, Dr Pius Odubu. A More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Publisher of Urhobotoday, Oghenekevwe Laba Releases Dates of Mother’s Burial Ceremony

Adieu Mama LAGOS APRIL 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Publisher of Urhobotoday Online, Mr. Oghenekevwe Laba has released the dates for the burial ceremony o his mother, Mrs. Tiro Victoria Obiuwevbi. Oghenekevwe Laba, in More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Delta Community Chairman Drags Ogborikoko Police DCO, Uvwie Youths to AIG Zone 5 over Assassination Attempt

Fractured ankle of Chris Agaga after the alleged beating and turture by Ogborikoko DCO and some Uvwie youths LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of Erugba Community, Uvwie Local Government Area, Delta State, More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Court Of Appeal Dismisses Amori’s Motion, Re-Affirms Omo-Agege’s Victory as a Senator

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Today, the Court of Appeal dismissed Chief Amori’s Motion of Notice seeking to set aside the judgement of the Court of Appeal which declared Senator More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Edo State: Tension in Benin as Bomb Blast Destroys Five Houses

LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-There was tension in Benin City, Tuesday, after five houses were destroyed in a bomb blast. The incident which occurred at about 3pm caused panic, as it was alleged that members More...

By admin On Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment in Delta Gov Election Suit

LAGOS DECEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Appeal Court sitting in Benin, Edo State has reserved judgment in the appeal challenging the ruling of the Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, Asaba, which More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Amnesty Office to be Establish in Edo State

Boro receiving souvenir from Adam Oshiomole during his courtesy visit to the Governor LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of measures to improve security, geared towards sustainable reintegration of the ex-Niger More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Amnesty Boss Canvasses Inclusion of Security, Peace Management in University Curriculum

L-R: Special Adviser to the President/Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig-Gen. Paul T Boroh, (rtd) receiving survenir from Vice Chancellor of Benson Idahosa University, Prof. Ernest Izevbigie LAGOS More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Delta Woman Sells 3-Month-old Baby for N1.5m

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-One Elizabeth Okolie, a housewife in Okpanam community, Asaba, Delta State, has been arrested by Police detectives for allegedly selling her baby for N1.5 million. DAILY POST gathered More...

By admin On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Delta Assembly Poll: Igbuya in Trouble as APC Candidate Floors Him at Appeal Court

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The embattle Speaker of Delta House of Assembly, Hon Monday Igbuya yesterday failed to satisfy the Court of Appeal sitting in Benin City, Edo Sat, e why his appeal against More...