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By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Delta Female Teacher Slumps, Dies After Getting Report Of Husband’s Covid-19 Result

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A teacher in one of the government-owned schools in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, has slumped and died after receiving news that her husband More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Covid-19 Hits Delta Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa And His Wife, Edith

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa and his wife Dame Edith Okowa have tested positive to COVID-19. The governor announced this on his verified Facebook Page on Wednesday. He said More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Coronavirus Scare: Ughelli Residents Abandon Delta Govt-Owned Hospital

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-People seeking medicare living within Ughelli and environs have aban¬doned the state govern¬ment-owned Mariere Me¬morial Hospital Ughelli, Delta State, over fear of contracting the More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Covid-19: Okowa Gambling With Lives Of Deltans

By Omes Ogedegbe LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is unfortunate the governor is gambling with the lives of Deltans for cheap gains. Our brother and friend Theophilus Onojeghen the Managing Editor of Delta Today More...

By admin On Friday, June 26th, 2020
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Former Delta Gov, Uduaghan Reacts As Okowa’s Daughter Contracts COVID-19

LAGOS JUNE 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has advised citizens to do more for themselves, saying the various arms of government are doing their best to contain More...

By admin On Friday, June 26th, 2020
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Okowa, Wife Self Isolate After Daughter Tests Positive For COVID-19

LAGOS JUNE 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta state, Ifeanyi Okowa, has disclosed that one of his daughters, Edith, has tested positive to the dreaded coronavirus. The governor, who took to his Twitter handle More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
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Covid-19: Ughelli Journalists Fault Shutting Down Of Ughelli Central Hospital

LAGOS JUNE 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Ughelli Correspondents chapel has condemned the shutting down of Ughelli Central Hospital, over the COVID-19 scare. The union in a communique More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Delta: Covid-19 Strikes Four Medical Doctors In Ughelli Central Hospital

LAGOS JUNE 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Three wards at the Ughelli Central Hospital in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State have been temporarily shut down after four doctors at the wards tested positive to More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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Covid-19: Delta State Ends Interstate Lockdown, Dismantles All Blockades

LAGOS JUNE 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government has directed local government chairmen and members of the COVID-19 taskforce team to open up borders and create opportunity for free flow of traffic. In a statement More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2020
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Covid-19 Hits Delta State SSG, Ebie And Information Commissioner, Aniagwu

Secretary to Delta State Government, Chiedu Ebie Esq. (right) and Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-As Delta State Government intensifies efforts at combating the spread More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2020
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Okowa Laments Increase Of Covid-19 Patients As Delta Records Highest Cases In A Single day

LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has lamented the increase of Covid-19 patients in Delta State. The Governor disclosed that the level of infection was on the rise due to the lackadaisical More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020
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Covid-19:Urhobos In Diaspora Spread Succour To The Aged And Vulnerables

Some of the beneficiaries By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In order to cushion the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic in rural communities, Urhobo indigenes in Diaspora under the aegis of Unenurhie More...

By admin On Monday, June 8th, 2020
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Delta Govt Increases Isolation Bed Capacity For Covid-19 Patients Across The State

LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State government says it has scaled up its treatment and isolation bed capacity from sixty five to over one hundred and ten across the state to meet the increasing number of covid-19 More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
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‘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 Tuesday, May 26th, 2020
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Federal Medical Centre, Asaba Plans Mass Burial As Over 280 Corpses Liter Mortuary

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Plans are on top gear for the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, to embark on mass burial for dead bodies littering the tertiary health facility mortuary. The decision of the federal More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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67-Year-Old US Woman Who Died In Osubi Hotel, Tests Negative To Covid-19

Boy friend of the dead US woman who took her corpse to Orerokpe Police station LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The result of the 67 years old Caucasian American woman that slumped and died in a hotel room in Osubi, More...

By admin On Monday, May 11th, 2020
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COVID-19: Warri, Ughelli Residents Groan Under High Fuel Price Despite FG Reduction

LAGOS MAY 11TH (URHBOODAY)-Residents of Warri and Effurun and other neighbouring towns in Delta State have continued to lament the high cost of fuel by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria More...

By admin On Sunday, May 10th, 2020
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Covid-19: Delta’s Readiness, Role Of Police Versus Military

Tommy Onovbiona By Tommy Onovbiona LAGOS MAY10TH (URHOBOODAY)-There are great arguments supported by facts, numbers and numerous variables in both Eastern and Western Europe, and North America for and against More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
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COVID-19: Okowa Announces Partial Relaxation Of Lockdown In Delta

LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-DELTA State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has partially relaxed the lockdown order in the State with effect from Thursday 30th April, making the use of face mask compulsory in More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
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Delta: Woman In Otu-Jeremi Tests Positive For COVID-19

LAGOS APRIL 22ND (URHOBOTODA)-A woman in Otu-Jeremi, headquarters of Ughelli South council area of Delta State, has tested positive for COVID-19. A source at the Otu-Jeremi General Hospital, one of the holding More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
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COVID-19: Delta Govt To Make Use Of Face Masks Compulsory For All Residents

LAGOS APRIL 22ND (URHOBOTODA)-Delta Government has disclosed that it would make the use of face mask compulsory for residents in the state as part of measures to check the spread of COVID-19. Making this known More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020
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Panic In Ughelli As Family Whisks Patient Suspected Of Having Covid-19 Away

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Apprehension has enveloped the Ughelli Central hospital after a male patient suspected to have shown symptoms of the corona virus, was whisked away by his relatives who had rushed More...

By admin On Friday, April 17th, 2020
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Amazing:Isoko Lawmakers Spend Billions For Election, Donates Migre N4.9m For Palliative

LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As the need for corporate organizations, political actors and well-meaning individuals to donate towards combating the scourge of the novel Coronavirus rises daily, the true nature More...

By admin On Friday, April 17th, 2020
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Lockdown: Oscar Ibru Distributes Food Items As Palliatives To Urhobo Communities

LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-To cushion the effect of the lockdown order by the Delta State Government, as part of measures to contain the spread of the ravaging coronavirus pandemic, Olorogun Oskar Ibru has More...

By admin On Friday, April 17th, 2020
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Delta Mobile Court Convicts 86 Offenders At Ozoro In Delta

LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the extension of the restriction of movement by the Delta state government for an additional two weeks, the mobile court sitting at Ozoro, headquarters of Isoko North Local More...