Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
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...

By admin On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
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Urhobo Militants Threaten War Over Neglect Of FUPRE

LAGOS MAY 1ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Urhobo Liberation Force, ULF, a militant group in Niger Delta, has threatened to carry out a bloody operation that will throw the country into another financial slump if the Federal More...

By admin On Sunday, April 29th, 2018
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Suspension: Omo-Agege Drags Senate, AGF To Court

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBTODAY)-The Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday fixed April 30 to hear a suit filed by Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege against the Senate, the Senate President and Attorney-General of the Federation. Omo-Agege, More...

By admin On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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Onuesoke Condemns Recurring Benue Killings, Appeal For UN Intervention

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and former Governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has condemned in strong terms, the recurring invasion More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Worries As Strange Website Leaks WAEC, NECO Exams Papers In Delta

LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Authorities of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) and the National Examination Council (NECO) have been charged to address the worrisome complaints about the existence of More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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Alleged N6bn Fraud: EFCC Arrests Delta PDP Senator, Nwaoboshi

Senator Peter Nwaoboshi LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested the lawmaker representing Delta North Senatorial District, Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, for an alleged More...

By admin On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Delta Decides Chairman, Shedrack And Stella Wed Tomorrow

Shedrack and Stella LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tomorrow, Saturday, April 21st, 2018 will be a great day in Agbor, Delta State as Chairman of Delta Decides, Mr. Shedrack Agboje Egbonimali takes his beautiful More...

By admin On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Asaba Stadium Puts On New Look For African Athletics Championships

Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the Asaba 2018 African Athletics Championships has assured of staging a world-class event in August.Chairman of the LOC, Chief More...

By admin On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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127 South-African Athletes To Storm Asaba For 2018 African Athletics Championships

South Africa’s Akani Simbine (gold) wins the athletics men’s 100m final during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Carrara Stadium on the Gold Coast on April 9, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / SAEED KHAN LAGOS More...

By admin On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Okowa May Sack Six Commissioners In Another Cabinet Reshuffle

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS APRIL 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely few months after the Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa reshuffled his cabinet and dropped two commissioners in the process, the governor is reportedly More...

By admin On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Delta: Isoko Community Protests Deplorable State Of Enwhe-Olomoro Road

Protesters at the site of the bad road LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Enwhe community in Isoko South local government area of Delta State have protested against the deplorable state of a two kilometers More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Suspected Assassins Shot Dead A Businessman In Ughelli

LAGOS APRIL 11TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Unknown gunmen suspected to be assassins were reported to have shot dead a businessman, Mr Justice Edjere Omote in Ughelli, Ughelli North LGA of Delta State. Urhobotoday learnt More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Abraka Monarch Raises Alarm Over Fresh Herdsmen Attack On Residents

LAGOS APRIL 10TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Abraka Monarch, HRM, Air-Vice Marshal Lucky Aarile (rtd) Avwaeke 1 has raised the alarm over fresh attack by Fulani herdsmen on residents of Umiaghwa-Abraka Kingdom. He called More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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World Health Day: 5,000 Isoko People To Benefit From Free Medical Treatment

LAGOS PARIL 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 5,000 persons from Isoko North local government council and other neighbouring local government across of Delta State are to benefit from the free medical treatment More...

By admin On Sunday, April 8th, 2018
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After 21 Years, Okpara Celebrates Edjenu ‘Ladder To Heaven’ Masquerade

Eddjenu LAGOS APRIL 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Edjenu Festival 2018 of Okpara Inland is celebrated among the Agbon Kingdom, Delta State, Nigeria. The Edjenu Festival normally happens once in 50 years and the masquerade is More...

By admin On Saturday, April 7th, 2018
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Okowa Faults FG’s Looters’ List

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS APRIL 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has faulted the lootrs’ list released recently by the the Federal Government. He advised the federal government to include More...

By admin On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Delta: Uvwie PDP Chairman’s Driver, Tejiri Dies In Ghastly Auto-Crash (PHOTOS)

Tejiri trapped in the vehicle after the accident LAGOS APRIL 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The driver to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chairman in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State ,Tejiri Prince Uvwo alias Gbogbo More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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Asaba Int’l Airport Will Be Close For Six Weeks

LAGOS APRIL 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Asaba International Airport runway and taxiway will be closed for traffic for six weeks beginning 9th April to 15th May, 2018, to operators of Airlines and Passengers. This closure, More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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Okowa Shuns Inauguration Of Sport Varsity In Delta State

Okowa LAGOS APRIL 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa was reported to have shun the inauguration of first Sub-Saharan Africa Sport University held in Idumuje-Ugboko, Aniocha North Local Government More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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2019: Isoko APC Leaders Endorse Buhari, Back Delta APC Guber, Others

LAGOS APRIL 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As the 2019 general election is fast approaching, leaders and elders of All Progressive Congress (APC) in Isoko Federal Constituency, Delta state have thrown their weight behind President More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Delta: Jealous Lover Slits Boyfriend’s Throat With Sharp Razor Blade In Sapele

LAGOS APRIL 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A thirty-year old woman, Nunu Allround has allegedly slit the throat of her thirty-two-year-old lover, Obagie Ikede for seeking to end their three-month-old relationship at Amukpe More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Fear Grips Isoko Community Following Discovery Of Severed Young Man’s Head

LAGOS APRIL 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-There is palpable tension and fear in Delta State following the discovery of the head of an unidentified young man at the junction of Uzere community in Isoko South Local Government More...

By admin On Sunday, April 1st, 2018
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Okowa To Open First African Sports University In Delta State

Okowa LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa is expected to be the host of the official opening ceremony of the first Sports University in Sub-Sahara Africa on April 3, More...

By admin On Saturday, March 31st, 2018
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Uduaghan Backs Okowa For 2019

LAGOS MARCH 31ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Okowa for second term, and urged political office holders in the state to unflinchingly More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Tension In Burutu Community As Policeman Kills Soldier During Argument

LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is palpable fear and tension in Odimodi community, in the Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State as an unidentified mobile policeman guarding an oil facility operated by More...