Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
By admin On Saturday, July 4th, 2020
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Delta: Business man, Four others Electrocuted In Asaba

Asaba LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Asaba based business man (namewitheld) was on Friday evening electrocuted by a high tension electric cable that fell on the roof of the caravan he used as boutique shop close More...

By admin On Saturday, July 4th, 2020
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Recovered Gun: Evwereni Monarch Accused Of Lying Against Murdered Sylvester Adjobe

HRM Oghenekevwe Kumane LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Policemen from A-Division Ughelli, Delta State recovered a locally made gun from the monarch of troubled Evwerni Kingdom, HRM Oghenekevwe Kumane a few hours after More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Fear Grips Delta People Over Increasing Cases Of Coronavirus

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There is palpable tension and fear of the unknown in Delta state following the increasing cases of Covid-19 Pandemic disease despite effective management put in place. As at Sunday More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Delta: Five Nurses, Two Mortuary Attendants, Test Positive To Covid 19 In Sapele

LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Five nurses and two mortuary attendants, in Sapele, Delta State, have tested positive to Corona virus. The five nurses were said to be staff of Treasurehold Clinic in Ugbeyiyi, Sapele, 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 Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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Delta: Gunmen Kidnap Four SETRACO Workers In Ijaw Community

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen at about 1:35 pm on Wednesday abducted four men working for SETRACO, a construction firm in Torugbene, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State. DAILY POST gathered that More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
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Deputy Commissioner Of Police Serving In Delta State Dies After Brief Illness

LAGOS JUNE 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Deputy Commissioner of Police in Delta State, Mamman Rijau, has died after a brief illness on Monday. Mammam Rijau was the former area commander at Sapele Local Government Area 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 Monday, June 22nd, 2020
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Delta State Records 156 Divorce Cases In One Month

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Chief Judge, Justice Marshall Umukoro has said that in May 2020, the state recorded 156 divorce proceedings, adding that 42 awaiting trial inmates at the Kwale Custodial 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 Sunday, June 21st, 2020
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How Former NDDC Director, Adjogbe, Escapes Assassination In Delta

LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Immediate past Executive Director of Projects, EDP of NDDC, Engr Adjogbe Samuel on Saturday escaped assassination, after an attack on his car by suspected assassins between Ughelli More...

By admin On Saturday, June 20th, 2020
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Suspected Armed Robbers Kill Father Of Two POS Operator In Ughelli

LAGOS JUNE 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Point of Sale (POS) machine operator, identified as Mr Godspower Iguenariende, has been shot dead in Ekiugbo Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state. It was More...

By admin On Friday, June 19th, 2020
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Okowa Welcomes Obaseki, Hints On PDP’s Plans For Him

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will work to ensure that Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, continues his work in the state. Mr More...

By admin On Friday, June 19th, 2020
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Delta: Asaba Housewife Absconds With N1.5m Husband’s Meeting Money

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 47 year old housewife Identified as Chinyere Ndubusi at Obinaco Street, Okwe quarters in Asaba, Delta state on Wednesday absconded with her husband’s N1.5million meeting money More...

By admin On Friday, June 19th, 2020
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Delta Police Commences Investigation Into Mystery Death Of Housewife, Niece

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has commence investigation into the mystery death of a middle aged housewife Identified as Mrs Nkemjika Nkwor and her 10- year old niece, Favour Onyeye More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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Warri: Woman Flees After Flogging Her 7-Year-Old Son To Death

LAGOS JUNE 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet-to-be-identified woman has taken to her heels after allegedly clubbing her seven year-old-son to death in Warri, Delta State. The woman, whose name could not be ascertained More...

By admin On Monday, June 15th, 2020
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Tension Mount In Sapele As Lodger Suspected Of Food Poison Dies In A Hotel

LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension currently mounts in Sapele town in Delta following the death of a middle aged man identified as Showboy in an hotel room It was gathered that the victim allegedly died of More...

By admin On Monday, June 15th, 2020
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David Edevbie And The Political Pundits

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-On Sunday 7th June, 2020, while waiting for a friend at a location in Lagos, I sat very close to three friends. They were at that moment involved in a very deep More...

By admin On Monday, June 15th, 2020
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Decomposed Corpse Of Missing Agbor College Of Education Staff Man Found Near Church

LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The cold hands of death has snatched away a staff of the College Of Education, Agbor, Ika south local government area of Delta state, one Mr. Gideon Akwaran, who was declared missing 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 Friday, June 12th, 2020
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Delta Hotelier Urges Govt To Assist Youths In Establishing Small Scale Businesses

Outside view of the bar with guests enjoying themselves during the event By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ogbo Hotel located in Unenurhie, Ughelli North Local Government More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020
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Ijaw, Itsekiri Communities Set For War Over Ownership Of Ogbeh-Ijoh Market

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension is brewing between Ijaw and Itsekiri communities in Delta State over the ownership of the popular Ogbe-Ijoh Market in Warri, Warri South Local Government Area. The Ijaw People’s More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020
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Delta Police Arrest 73 ‘Executive’ Beggars In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the dwindling state of economy as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic disease spread ravaging the world, security agents in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele towns in Delta state have More...