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By admin On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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2019: UPU Youth Leader Rebukes Urhobo Monarchs For Endorsing Okowa

LAGOS MAY 22ND(URHOBOTODAY)-The President-General of the youth wing of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Mr Blessing Ovwata, has denounced the action of Urhobo traditional rulers for giving their collective blessing More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Suspected Assassins Kill Delta Businessman

LAGOS MAY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A 47-year-old businessman, Christopher Utulu has been murdered by suspected assassins in Ogwashi Uku community, near Asaba, Delta State. It was gathered that Chris, as he was fondly More...

By admin On Sunday, May 20th, 2018
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Delta Community Protests Shortage In Power Supply

LAGOS MAY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Okpoku community in Delta State have accused the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) of denying them of power supply. Despite the disclosure by the Federal Government More...

By admin On Saturday, May 19th, 2018
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Three People Die In Asaba Flood

LAGOS MAY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than three persons died in Asaba, Delta state following a torrential rainfall that swept them into uncovered drains along Nnebisi, Okpanam road in the early hours of Friday. It More...

By admin On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Urhobo Professors Decry FG Exclusion Of FUPRE In 2018 Budget

LAGOS MAY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Forum of Urhobo Professors, FUP, yesterday, raised the alarm over the non-inclusion of the statutory expenditure needs of Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, FUPRE, More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Principal Ughelli Govt College Raises Alarm Over Herdsmen Attack

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Principal of Government College, Ughelli, Delta State, Mr. Godspower Odenema has raised the alarm over herdsmen attack on students and staf fof the school. “The students and staff More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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Delta State Records 312 Rape, Defilement Cases

Peter Mrakpor LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government is currently handling 312 rape and defilement cases at High Courts across the state, Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
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24 Die, N13.2bn Lost In Delta Fire Outbreaks

LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 24 persons died while 176 were rescued in the fire outbreaks which occurred in Delta between May 2015 and April 2018. Mr Ernest Ogwezzy, the state Commissioner in charge More...

By admin On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Delta: Rampaging Cultists Kill 3 Farmers, Injure 21 In Asaba

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Rampaging cultists terrorizing Cable Point of Asaba and its environs in Delta State have allegedly killed three farmers in the area, and injured twenty-one others in a renewed clash More...

By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018
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Urhobo Royal Fathers, Prominent Leaders To Storm 2018 Urhobo Historical Society Conference

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Royal fathers, prominent Urhobo leaders are expected to grace the 2018 Urhobo Historical Society Conference (UHS) holding in Delta State between, May 18 and 20, 2018. The conference More...

By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018
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Uduaghan, Other VIPs Storm Delta Decides Chairman’s Wedding In Agbor (PHOTOS)

Former Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan cutting the wedding cake with the coule LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Agbor was agog on the 21st of April as the former governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta More...

By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018
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Delta: FRSC Dismisses Two officers Over Fake Drivers’ License Deal

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two Officers of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) Delta State Sector, have been dismissed from service over their alleged involvement in “fake drivers’ license deal.” Mr. More...

By admin On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Delta: After 28 Years, Koko Toxic Waste Evacuators Lament Neglect, Decry Death Of 40 Others

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One hundred and seventy three (173) evacuators of the toxic waste dump in Koko community Delta State, out of which forty were reported to have feared dead over twenty eight years ago, More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Okowa Commended For Conducting Successful Ekiti PDP Governorship Primaries

Dr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has commended Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for conducting a successful governorship primaries in Ekiti state. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Pregnant Woman, 16 Others Perish In Asaba Road Auto-Crash

LAGOS MAY 8TH (URHOBOODAY)-A pregnant woman and 16 others were on Sunday claimed in tragic accident at Asaba-Illah road in Delta State. It was gathered that the victims perished on the deplorable road while traveling More...

By admin On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Recruitment: Police Urge Shortlisted Deltans To Report At Asaba Today

LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State police command has enjoined those shortlisted for recruitment to appear before the screening and examination panel today at the police command, Asaba, Delta State today In More...

By admin On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Omafuaire: Why I’m The Best Candidate For Ughelli and Udu Federal Constituency

Comrade Akpokona Omafuaire LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Comrade Akpokona Omafuaire, the leading Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, aspirant for Ughelli and Udu federal Constituency has said he is the best candidate to More...

By admin On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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Delta: How Hausa ‘Okada’ Rider Almost Died After Taking Tramadol Overdose

LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- A motorcyclist popularly known as Okada rider who wanted to get high by taking tramadol – got more than he expected after it affected him and almost killed him in the line of duty More...

By admin On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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Gunmen Kill Delta APC Ward Chairmanship Candidate In Ughelli South

LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Unknown gunmen have killed APC Ward 10 Chairmanship Candidate (Jeremi III) in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr. Jeremiah Ogjoveta as the All Progressives Congress, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 5th, 2018
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Ekpan Erupts As Gunmen Kill Newton’s Step-Son, Efe

Chief Newton LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There’s palpable tension in Delta State as gunmen allegedly shot dead Efe, a step son of former Unuevworo of Ekpan community, Chief Newton Agbofodo. This is coming two More...

By admin On Friday, May 4th, 2018
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Guinness Launches Royal Kingdom Royal Beer In Edo, Delta States (PHOTOS)

Chairman Guinness Nigeria Plc Mr Babatunde Savage; Representative of the Asagba of Asaba, Chief Patrick Onyeobi; and MD/CEO Guinness Nigeria PLC, Mr. Peter Ndegwa during a courtesy visit by the leadership of Guinness More...

By admin On Friday, May 4th, 2018
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Fear Grips Residents Over Discovery Of Human Parts In Different Area Of Sapele

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Sapele, Delta State are living in perpetual over recent discovery of human parts in nook and cranny of the city. Daily Post reports that the human parts were dumped at More...

By admin On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Delta: Youth Corper’s Wife Gives Birth To Conjoined Babies At Oghara Teaching Hospital

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Oghara Teaching Hospital, Delta State, on Wednesday, May 2nd witnessed the rare arrival of conjoined baby boys. The boys’ arrival came at about 10:30 a.m yesterday morning through More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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African Athletics Championship: Okowa Orders Construction Of Roads Around Keshi Stadium

Okowa LAGOS MAY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has ordered that roads around the Stephen Keshi Stadium be tarred as part of preparation for the 2018 African Athletics Championship scheduled More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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300 Young Delta Athletes Set To Storm Ozoro For Awoture Eleyae U-15 Athletics

LAGOS MAY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Organisers of the Dr. Awoture Eleyae U-14 and U-15 Athletics Championship have set aside tomorrow as arrival date for the competition, which is expected to feature over 300 young athletes More...