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By admin On Friday, March 15th, 2019
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Foremost Nigerian Sociologist, Otite Passes On At 80

LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Agbon Traditional Council has confirmed the death of Professor (Chief) Onigu Otite, a renowned Nigerian sociologist, who passed away at the age of 80. Prof. Onigu Otite was an More...

By admin On Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Okowa Mourns Demise Former Mid-Western Region Military Gov, David Ejoor

LAGOS FEBRUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa last night described the death of a former military governor of the defunct Mid-Western State and former Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Major More...

By admin On Monday, February 11th, 2019
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Retired Major-General David Ejoor Passes On

LAGOS FEBRUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Major-General David Ejoor, who once served as Governor of Mid-Western State of Nigeria, is dead. Until his passing, he was a retired Nigerian Army officer who served as Chief of More...

By admin On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Tension In Abraka Over Discover Of Two-Year-Old Child Close To Transformer

LAGOS NOVEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is palpable tension and confusion in Abraka town in Delta State following the discovery of the dead body of a two-year-old baby found near a transformer in the area in the More...

By admin On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Senator Dafinone Passes On At 91

Dafinone LAGOS OCTOBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Renowned businessman and elders statesman Senator David Dafinone Is Dead. The renowened chartered accountant who hails from Sapele, in Delta state and a first class accountant, More...

By admin On Friday, August 17th, 2018
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Delta: 10-Year-Old Boy Found Dead In Drainage After Rainfall In Agbor

LAGOS AUGUST 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck on Wednesday evening in Alifikede community, Agbor axis of Delta State when a 10-year-old boy identified as Kenneth Igbenoba, was allegedly swept into a drainage More...

By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Student Of Delta Marine School Of Tech Found Dead At Buruu River Bank

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mustafa Mohammed LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 21-year-old Joseph Ibiri of the Delta state Marine school of Technology, Burutu, in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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10 Burnt To Death In Ughelli Express Road Military Check Point Auto-Crash

LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than ten people were reported to have been burnt to death in an auto-crash at military check point mounted by Nigeria soldiers at Ekerawhen Junction of the East-West Road, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 26th, 2018
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Labourer Found Dead Inside Water Tank In Delta

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 22-yea-old labourer, Dumebi Daniel, was on Thursday evening found dead inside a water tank. The victim’s elder brother, Chucks Daniel, who confirmed the incident said, “The incident More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Suspected Ritual: Teenage Girl Found Dead at Otokutu Bridge In Warri

LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)- There is great panic, tears and disillusionment at the notorious Otoukutu bridge in Warri, Delta State over the mysterious death of a teenage girl. The teenage girl suspected to More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Delta Police Parade Asaba DPO’s Killers, 47 Others

IGP Ibrahim Idris LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command, on Tuesday, paraded Suleiman Ibrahim and Yusuf Hamisu, suspected killers of Mr. Valentine Mbalu, Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of More...

By admin On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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Former Bendel State Gov, Ogbemudia Passes On at 85

Samuel Ogbemudia LAGOS MARCH 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Military Governor of defunct Bendel State (now Edo and Delta states), Dr. Samuel Osaigbovo Ogbemudia is dead. He passed away Friday morning in Benin, the Edo More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Delta: Suspect Shots Police Officer To Death in Burutu

IGP IDRIS LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A police officer said to be on ‘illegal duty’ was on Monday shot dead by a suspect he attempted to arrest in Burutu town, Delta State. Sources disclosed that More...

By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Obasanjo: Those Wishing Buhari Dead Are Callous, Wicked and Treacherous

Buhari and Obasanjo LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the rumour that President Muhammadu Buhari had died describing those peddling the rumour as wicked. Since More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Scores Feared Dead as Nigerian Jet Drops Bomb on IDP Camp

File Photo of IDP Camp LAGOS JANUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Several people are feared dead after a military plane mistakenly dropped a bomb inside the Rann IDP camp in Borno State. The Rann IDP camp in Kala-balge Local More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
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JUST IN: Delta APC Leader, Senator Frances Okpozo Passes On

Senator Frnacis Okpozo LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Second Republic senator and chieftain of All Progressive Congress, APC, Senator Francis Spanner Okpozo is dead. Details of his death were still sketchy as More...

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By admin On Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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Bayelsa: Abducted 72 Years Retired Principal Died in Kidnappers’ Den

y By Amos Okioma LAGOS NOVEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The abducted 72 years old retired principal, Chief Sunday Festus died in the hands of his abductors at the early hours of yesterday, though his abductors had More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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JUST IN: Michael Ibru Passes On at 85

Michael Ibru LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The patriarch of the Ibru dynasty, Olorogun Michael Ibru, has finally succumbed to the cold hands of death.He died Tuesday morning following complications from a lengthy More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
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Two Motorcycle Robbers Shot Dead, One Arrested, After Robbing Police Inspector

Two of the dead motorcycle robbers and the arrested colleague LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-There was confusion on Monday on Okunola Road in the Idimu area of Lagos State after suspected armed robbers operating More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Adieu Stephen Keshi

Stephen Keshi LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigerian football icon Stephen Okechukwu Keshi died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo state. The former international football player and coach More...

By admin On Sunday, June 5th, 2016
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Muhammad Ali’s Parkinson’s May Not Have Been Caused By Boxing

Muhammad Ali was first diagnosed with Parkinson’s at the age of 42. (Photo credit: Money) LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dr. Michael Okun, the chairman of the department of neurology at the University of Florida More...

By admin On Thursday, May 5th, 2016
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Popular Lagos Politician, Adeniji-Adele, dies at 60 After Operation in India

Adenij-Adele LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Popular Lagos State politician, Ademola Adeniji-Adele, is dead. Informed sources said Adeniji-Adele died in an Indian hospital at 2am Nigerian time on Thursday. His first More...

By admin On Thursday, April 21st, 2016
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Horror as Lifeless Bodies of Husband, Wife Found Dead in Sitting Room

Mr Solomon Arase LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A man, Mr. Femi Oguntunwase, and his wife, Modupe,were found dead in their house in the new site area of Oba Ile town in the Akure North Local Government Area of More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016
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Kidnapped Kaduna Pastor Found Dead

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The kidnapped Pastor of United Church of Christ, Rev Iliya Anto has been found dead, according to the police. Rev Anto is one of the three pastors kidnapped along Kaduna- Abuja express More...

By admin On Saturday, March 19th, 2016
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Dozens Perished as Dubai Plane Crashes in Russia

LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A passenger jet has crashed in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don, killing all 55 passengers and seven crew on board, officials say. The FlyDubai Boeing 737-800, coming from More...