Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
By admin On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
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See Why Air Fails To Land At Asaba Airport, Returns To Lagos

LAGOS JANURY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Arik Air flight traveling from Lagos to Asaba, Delta State, made a sudden turn midair on Friday evening after it reached its destination but was told that the airport was “closed More...

By admin On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Delta LG Election: Winning The Ballot Boxes Without Votes

By Jerome-Mario Utomi. LAGOS JANUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-For the first time, I witnessed all the participants in a recently held Delta state Local Council polls ( winners and losers) alike, went home cold in More...

By admin On Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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UPU Leader In Bayelsa Lament Non-Appointment Of Urhobo Indigenes In Dickson Govt.

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The President of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU (Worldwide ) Bayelsa State Chapter, Deacon Kingsley Eduvie Akpaka has lamented More...

By admin On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Protesting Workers Finally Shut Down DESOPADEC, Management Meetings Relocated To Lagos (PHOTO)

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The unabated protest organized by junior staff of Delta State Oil Producing Area Commission (DESOPADEC) has finally led to the temporary suspension of activities in the Agency. The More...

By admin On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Scores Missing As Pipeline Explosion Rocks Delta Community

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was confusion in Delta State on Thursday after an explosion affected the Nigeria Gas Company pipeline at the Ugbokodo community, near the Warri Refinery in Okpe Local Government More...

By admin On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Arrested Notorious N’Delta Militant Kingpin, Karowei Dies In JTF Custody

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Arrested notorious Niger Delta militant Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo, alias Karowei who was arrested on Thursdaywas alleged to have died in the custody of Joint Military Task Force More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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UPU-UK President, Okpako Ganiga Leads Family To Lay Father To Rest

Late Pa Dickson E. Ganiga LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU Branch in the United Kingdom, Chef (Barr) Emmanuel Okpako Ganiga and members of his family are full set to lay their More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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APC Chieftain, Ominimini Raises Alarm Over Assassination Attempt By Unknown Gunmen

Delta APC Chieftain, Chief (Dr) Ominimini Obiuwevbi LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State All Progressive Congress, APC Chieftain, Chief (Dr) Christopher Ominimini Obiuwevbi has raised the alarm over assassination More...

By admin On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Mother Dumps 14-Year-Old Son In Warri General Hospital

LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A fourteen-year-old boy, Steven Orode has been allegedly abandoned by her mother at the Central Hospital in Warri, Delta State. Our source revealed that Steven’s mother abandoned More...

By admin On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Delta LG Election: APC Kicks As PDP Sweeps 22 Local Government Areas

LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The ruling Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State has won 22 out of the 25 local government councils where elections took place in the state on Saturday. This declaration has however More...

By admin On Saturday, January 6th, 2018
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Delta APC: Anirah Defection To PDP With 5,000 Members Is Fake

PDP loyaists that attended Anirah declaration ceremony APC to PDP LAGOS JANUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has denied that a former member of the party, Chief More...

By admin On Saturday, January 6th, 2018
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2019 Delta Rep: Princess Shirley Promises To Better Lives of Ughelli/Udu People If Elected

All Progressive Congress, APC House Of Representative asprant in Ughelli North/South/Udu constituency of Delta State, Princess Shirley Atiyota Poge Otirikpe LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-All Progressive Congress, More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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As Deltans Go To The Polls On Saturday

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS JANUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-With the Saturday 6th, January 2018 Delta state Local Council polls now around the corner, all eyes are on the state. This feeling is understandable as the More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
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Fire Razes New Multi-Million Naira Night Club In Warri

FILE PHOTO LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fire on Sunday December 24 night, razed down Heavens Night Club in Bendel Estate, Effurun near Warri,Delta State. Properties worth several millions of naira were destroyed More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
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Ughelli Businessman Accuses Benin Custom Of Demanding N.5m Bribe To Release Seized Tank

Custom Boss Hameed Ali LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Managing Director/COE of Sykes Energi Projects Ltd, Olorogun Johnny Esike, said that the activities of men of the Custom, particularly those stationed More...

By admin On Monday, December 18th, 2017
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Warri: Stranded Travelers Groan As Transporters Increase Fares Over Fuel Scarcity

LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Travellers going to Asaba, Onitsha, Enugu and Port-Harcourt were on Monday, December 18 stranded at the popular Agofure Motor park as transporters have now increased fares over More...

By admin On Monday, December 18th, 2017
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Christmas: Delta Chief Justice Frees 20 Inmates In Warri Prison

Warri prison Okere LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (NEWSRANGERS)-In a bid to decongest the Nigerian Prison and as a Christmas gift to the Delta State Chief Judge, Justice Marshal Mukoro on Monday released over 20 inmates. About More...

By admin On Thursday, December 14th, 2017
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2019: Again, Ibori Declares Support For Okowa’s Second Term Bid

Okowa and Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, on Wednesday called on the people of the state, to continue to support Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s administration. He More...

By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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Emerhor’s Selfless Politics And Rescue Of Urhobo Pride

Chief Emerhor O’tega By Godwin Anaughe LAGOS DECEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-As Olorogun O’tega Emerhor deliberated his 2015 run for the governorship of Delta State, he may have envisaged that his chances of More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Delta Disputes Vanguard Report, Says They Are Not Owing Workers Salaries

Delta Stat Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State government has disputed Vanguard newspapers front page report listing it as one of the state owing workers’salaries. In More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Warri: Fire Guts Ogbe-Ijoh Market Again

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Popular Ogbe-Ijoh market, located in Warri, Delta State commercial nerve centre notorious for annual disaster is up in flames again.. It was gathered that wide fire gutted the More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Review Of Ibori’s Declaration: “I No Longer Belong To Any Political Party. I Am Now A Father To All”

By Felix Tony Nwaka LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND(URHOBOTODAY)-What a powerful declaration! The statement was said to have been made by H.E. Chief James Ibori at Owhelogbo, where he was hosted by the former Delta State SSG, More...

By admin On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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Okowa Discloses Plan To Build Ultra Modern Markets In Ozoro, Burutu And Oghara

Okowa LAGOS NOVEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has disclosed plans to construct three ultra modern markets at Ozoro, Burutu and Oghara in the 2018 fiscal year. He disclosed More...

By admin On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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Ibori Orders Okowa To Perform Or Lose Re-Election

Chief James Ibori and Delta State Governor Senator Iifeanyi Okowa LAGOS NOVEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori has decried the poor performance of the People’s More...

By admin On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Asaba Airport To Be Shut Down Over High Cost Of Maintenance

LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Anyone depending on the Asaba International Airport for flight issues should consider having a rethink and planning an alternative as information available to this medium is that More...