Tag archive for ‘Covid-19’
By admin On Friday, September 11th, 2020
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Delta: Okowa Relaxes Lockdown On Cinema Houses, Hotels, Eateries, Others

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has further relaxed the lockdown placed on businesses to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Delta Govt Finally Extends Curfew Time, Approves Resumption Of Normal Trading Activities

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-After delaying for a while, the Delta State Government has announced adjustment curfew time earlier imposed in the State due to the COVID-19 pandemic from the earlier period of More...

By admin On Thursday, August 6th, 2020
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COVID-19: Okowa Flags Off Free Food Distribution For Less Privilege In Delta

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Wednesday, said his administration would continue to partner the private sector and individuals in mitigating the debilitating effects of COVID-19 More...

By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2020
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Delta Govt Commences Preparation For Reopening Of Schools

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The federal government’s directive on schools reopening have got state Ministries of Education across the country, working round the clock to ensure appropriate measures to prevent More...

By admin On Thursday, July 30th, 2020
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Delta: Succour As Okowa Sets To Provide Palliatives to Private Schools, Businesses

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government announced wednesday that private schools, maternity homes, medical clinics, agro-allied firms, confectionery enterprises, hospitality outfits and small More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020
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Uvwie Monarch Suspends Chief Priest For Breach Of COVID-19 Directive

LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ovie of Uvwie Kingdom in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state, Abe 1, on Tuesday, suspended the Chief Priest of Owhoru Deity in Ekpan, Robinson Adereyo for six months for More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
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Delta Gov, Wife, Daughter Recover From Coronavirus

LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state, his wife Edith, and one of their daughters have recovered from COVID-19. The governor disclosed this on social media this morning. ”My More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Nigeria Pastor Chris Okotie Attacks Bill Gates Over Covid-19

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In yet another conspiracy theory peddled by a Nigerian man of god on the raging Covid-19 pandemic, the senior pastor of Household of God Church, Reverend Christopher Okotie has launched More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Delta Records Clean Slate As Nigeria Reports 571 New COVID-19 Cases

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State recorded a clean slate as Nigeria on Sunday reported five hundred and seventy-one (571) new cases of COVID-19 with three hundred and forty-three more recoveries. This More...

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...