Tag archive for ‘Dead’
By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

By admin On Sunday, November 27th, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

By admin On Saturday, March 12th, 2016

Ex-Delta Governor, Olorogun Felix Ibru Passes On at 80

Olorogun Ffelix Ibru LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One of the business icons in Nigeria and former Governor of Delta State, Olorogun Felix Ibru is dead. According to report made available to Urhobotoday, Felix More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Fear Grips Abuja Residence as Strange Disease Kills 13

Abuja LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The executive secretary of the Federal Capital Territory Primary Health Care Development Board, Rilwanu Muhammad, said unknown disease suspected to be typhoid fever or shigella More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2016

Bayelsa: Gov. Dickson’s Wife Not Dead – Aide

Dickson and his wife Rachel Governor Seriake Dickson’s aide has dismissed rumours of the demise of Bayelsa governor’s wife, Dr Mrs Rachael Dickson. The social media went abuzz this morning stirring up confusion More...

By admin On Saturday, November 14th, 2015

100 Hostages Killed as Explosion, Shooting Rock Paris Concert Hall

People run after hearing what were believed to be explosions or gunshots near Place de la Republique square in Paris on Nov. 13, 2015. Scores of people reportedly were killed in terrorist attacks around the city More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Policeman Found Dead in His Car

Lagos CP, Fatai Owoseni LAGOS NOVEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A policeman, Corporal Agi Elias was found dead in his V/W Passat Reg.No. 489 AY car parked at the entrance gate of high barracks Ikeja today 10th Nov More...

By admin On Thursday, October 15th, 2015

Former President of Benin, Mathieu Kerekou is Dead

Mathew Kereku LAGOS OCTOBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Benin’s former president Mathieu Kerekou, who ruled the tiny West African nation for a total of 30 years after a coup and then democratic elections, died on Wednesday, More...