Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
By admin On Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
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Pa Abiri For Burial At Oviri-Olumu On February

Late Revd. Lazarus Avwerosuoghene Sunday Abiri By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (NEWSRANGERS)-The families of Chief Abiri of Udugbevwen Quarters of Oviri-Olomu in Ughelli South LGA and Ogbigbi of Iyamibo Street, More...

By admin On Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Police Rescue 5 kidnap Victims In Delta Community, Nab 2 Suspected Fulani Herdsmen

LAGOS JANUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Men of the Delta state Police Command anti- kidnapping unit on Thursday rescued five victims kidnapped along the Onicha Ugbo- Idumuje Ugboko Road. Divisional Police Officer of the More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Delta: Another PDP Chieftain Murdered In Abraka

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Ethiope East local government area of Delta State, Ovie Wisdom Iroro was Wednesday night killed by what security sources described More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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Olomu Monarch Puts Off 103 Years Birthday Ceremony To Mourn Murdered PDP Chair

Ohworode of Olomu LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Olomu Traditional Council has called off events to celebrate the 103 years birthday/32nd Coronation anniversary of the Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom slated for More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Hoodlums Attack, Disarm Three Policemen In Abraka

LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At least three police officers at the weekend sustained varying degrees of injuries following an onslaught on them by hoodlums around Abraka area of Asaba, Delta State capital. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Delta:More Residents Flee Burutu Community Due To Cult Gang Invasion

LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-More residents, on Monday, have fled Tuomo community, traditional head of Tuomo Kingdom in Burutu council area of Delta state, sequel to repeated attacks on the community by armed More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Ganiga Splashes Cash, Electronics And Scholarship To Best Graduates At Dallas Eatery Party

Chief Emmanuel Ganiga addressing the audience LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dallas Eatery And Bar, Oghara, Ethiope-West Local Government Area, Delta state owned Chief Emmanuel Okpako Ganiga recently splashed More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Birthday: Convener Of Ika Village Square, Uzum, The Journey So Far

Uzum By Agboje Chuks LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBORODAY)-Barr. Uzum is the present Director – General, Delta State Orientation Bureau, as well as the Chief Executive Officer of Uzumnism Leadership Network, Asaba More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Fire Razes Asaba Church During Service

LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The building which houses a new generation Church in Asaba, Delta state, Charismatic Renewal Ministries Inc. (CRM), aka Transformation Faith Centre, yesterday went up in flames More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Isoko Community Appeal For Help In Averting Looming Kingship Crisis

LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Oyede Community in Isoko North Council Area of Delta State have appealed to the state government to assist them in averting looming anarchy in the community, lamenting More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Gas Explosion Razes 20 Flats, Property, Valuables In Asaba

LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 20 flats in a building and the property of the occupants were burnt when gas exploded at the popular Bonsaac area in Asaba, Delta State. This came barely three weeks More...

By admin On Sunday, January 12th, 2020
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Delta Line Driver Flees After Crushing Pregnant Woman To Death

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pregnant woman was on Saturday crushed to death by a Delta Line Hiace bus along the Onitsha-Asaba expressway by Coker Junction, in Oshimili South L.G.A, Delta State. The incident More...

By admin On Saturday, January 11th, 2020
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Suspected Cultists Attack Police Team In Sapele, Vandalised Two Patrol Vehicles

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Youths believed to be cultists have launched attack on Police team attached to Delta State Police Command over the alleged arrest of their members. The operatives of the ‘Operation More...

By admin On Friday, January 10th, 2020
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Huge Python Killed At Living Faith Church, Udu On First Day Of Fasting And Prayers

LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This is amazing. A rare size of python was seen and killed at Living Faith Church (Winner’s Chapel) Udu, Delta state on the first day of their 21st days prayer and fasting More...

By admin On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Gunmen Kill Olomu PDP Ward Chairman

LAGOS JANUARY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Chairman for Olomu Ward 1 in Ughelli South local government area of Delta State, Paul Onomuakpokpo, was last night killed by unknown gunmen in what More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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Okowa’s Supreme Court Victory Is Affirmation Of The Peoples’ Will -Onuesoke

LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has congratulated Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa over Wednesday Supreme Court ruling that validated More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
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Gas Explosion Averted As Fire Engulfs Heritage Energy Facility In Warri

LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A gas explosion has been reportedly averted as fire engulfed a hydrocarbon facility operated by Heritage Energy Operational Services Limited (HEOSL), in Egbokodo community of Warri More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
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When Uwheru Honours Distinguished Personalities In The Kingdom

By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The UDU primary School Main field, Uwheru venue of the grand reception in Honours of five illustrious distinguished personalities was filled to rafter as sons and More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
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Unenurhie Community Celebrates As Monarch Confers Chieftaincy Title On Jabin Orahor

The celebrant, sitting (middle) during the reception. By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of the new year celebration, the community of Unenurhie in Evwreni kingdom, Ughelli North LGA of More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Delta Govt Shuts 2 Schools, Sanctions 16 Teachers Over alleged Exam Malpractice

LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government has ordered the closure of two private post-primary schools, including St. Vincent College, Ovwian and Anointed Secondary School, Ubogu for their alleged involvement More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Asaba Mob Beats Suspected Mad Man Over Alleged Attempt To Rape Market Woman

LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY-A man suspected to be insane attacked a market woman at a popular Ogbeogonogo market in Asaba, Delta state on Sunday. It was gathered that the suspect allegedly committed the rape More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme, A New Urhobo Boxing Champion Is Born

Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme crowned champion after beating Argentine Ariel ‘Chiquito’ Baracamonte to the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title at TBS in LagosPhotos: Akin Farinto More...

By admin On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
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Ghana Returnee Machetes Mother-In-Law To Death, Commit Suicide In Warri

LAGOS JANURY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a bloody new year’s eve in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State as a 44-year old boy simply identified as Voke butchered his mother-inlaw (name unknown) to death. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 31st, 2019
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Isoko Youths Battle Marine Company Over N736.4m ‘Shoddy’ Road Construction

LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTOAY)-Youths and concerned indigenes of Ikpide-Irri community under Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State have raised the alarm over what they described as the continued poor More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 31st, 2019
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Delta Pensioners Protest Against Composition Of Pension Committee

LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Association of Contributory Retirees has kicked against the inclusion of Prof. Sylvester Monye and Dr. Kingsley Emu, two prominent aides of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in More...