Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
By admin On Saturday, June 30th, 2018
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Leadership Of Delta APC Shuns Consent Judgment Obtained By Omo-Agege/Ogboru

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta state has declared that it is not bound by a consent judgment obtained by some members of the party in the state following More...

By admin On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Delta APC Leadership Tussle: Who Are The Falcons And Falconers

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JUNE 28 (URHOBOTODAY)-For some time now, to be precised, from the pre-congress season till this very moment in Delta state, it is a thug of war between the falcons and falconers of the More...

By admin On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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2019: I’m Not Supporting Any Presidential Aspirant– Okowa

Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, on Wednesday, said he was not supporting any of the presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Answering questions More...

By admin On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Show Of Shame As Delta PDP Delegates Battle Over Atiku’s Money

Atiku LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Delta State Peoples Democratic Pary (PDP) displayed show of shame on Tuesday at the Unity Hall in Delta State Government House, Asaba over money allegedly released More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
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Scam: EFCC Re-Opens Investigation On N21.7bn Abandoned Delta IPP Project

LAGOS JUNE 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reopened probe into an Independent Power Plant (IPP) project contract in Oghara, Delta State, valued at N21,740,000,000. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
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Delta: Three Dead, Scores Injured As Road Transport Workers Clash In Udu

LAGOS JUNE 27H (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than three persons have been confirmed killed with many seriously injured following the leadership tussle that has hit the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, More...

By admin On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Onuesoke Urges Deltans To Come Out En Mass To Welcome Atiku To The State

Alhaji Abubakar Atiku LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and former Delta State governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Okpako Onuesoke has appealed to people of Delta State to come More...

By admin On Sunday, June 24th, 2018
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Delta, Imo Delegates Clash At APC National Convention (PHOTOS)

LAGOS JUNE 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some delegates belonging to two factions of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Imo and Delta States were engaged in a free for all fight at the party’s ongoing national convention More...

By admin On Friday, June 22nd, 2018
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Woman Allegedly Delivers Cat During Deliverance Service In Ughelli Church

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A woman (name unknown) has allegedly delivered a cat during a deliverance service at the God of Action Liberation Ministry, a.k.a, Shallom Embassy in Ughelli North Local Government More...

By admin On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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Delta Police Arrest 3-Man Kidnap Gang In Abraka, Rescue Victim

Delta CP Muhammed Mustafa LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The police anti-kidnapping team attached to the Delta State Police Command, Asaba, on Wednesday arrested a 3-man kidnap gang in Abraka, and rescued the victim. Mr,Muhammad More...

By admin On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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Delta: Couple Sells New Born Baby Girl For N750,000

LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A couple, Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Ojei was on Tuesday arrested by the police in Asaba, Delta State for alleged child trafficking. Confirming the arrest of the suspects, the Police Commissioner More...

By admin On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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Re- Delta Commits N508m To Oil Palm Devt…Who Is Fooling Who?

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa By Young Erhuirhoro LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I started hearing the slang, “politics is a dirty game” since the time of the annulment of the 1993 presidential More...

By admin On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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MKO Abiola: Cecilia Ibru Urges Buhari To Proceed With Restructuring

Cecilia Ibru LAGOS JUNE 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Co-founder of Michael and Cecilia Ibru University Agbarha-Otor, Delta State, Dr Cecilia Ibru, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to proceed with the restructuring More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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Delta Government To Renovate 107 Primary Healthcare Centres

LAGOS JUNE 1TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta Government has approved the renovation of 107 Primary Healthcare Centres designated for the Contributory Health Scheme in the state. The state Commissioner for Information, More...

By admin On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Havoc Of Fulani Herdsmen And Plight Of Internally Displaced Persons In Urhobo Community

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JUNE 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The incessant killings of poor farmers and innocent children and raping of married women and under aged girls and the destructions of entire hamlets and villages More...

By admin On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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NBA Urges IGP, PSC To Investigate Police Brutality Of Warri Lawyer

LAGOS JUNE 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Warri branch of Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has called on the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris and the Police Service Commission (PSC) to immediately probe the alleged More...

By admin On Saturday, June 9th, 2018
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Delta: Season Of Omuru And Omuta

By Francis Ewherido LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Yes, politics is here and you are formally welcomed to the season of omuru (misbehavior) and omuta (loose talks). Nowhere is this more rampart than in my beloved More...

By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Reviving Urhobo Cultural Festival hrough Modern Technology (Part 11)

By Young Erhuirhobo LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This is the second and concluding part of my first article on the above topic. The first part of the article was devoted to highlighting about the general importance More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Overland Airways Resume Flight Service At Asaba Int’l Airport

LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Effective Tuesday, June 5, 2018, Overland Airways, Nigeria’s frontline carrier, will resume flight services to Asaba International Airport following the re-opening of the airport. Overland More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Okowa Empowers Forty Urhobo Widows

Okowa LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa recently empowered no fewer than forty Urhobo widows in Agbarho, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. Speaking at the occasion, More...

By admin On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Delta North: Three Killed In Abala Kingship Tussle

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Mustafa Mohammed LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than three persons were on Monday night feared killed over an age-long kingship tussle in Abala community, Ndokwa East More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Glamour As Urhobo Historical Society Holds 11th Annual Conference, Honours Patrons (PHOTOS)

L-R UPU PG, Oloru Moses Taiga, Ovie of Umiaghwa-Abraka Kingdom , HRM, Lucky Ochuko Ararile, Awaeke 1,Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom, HRM, Ovie Richard Layeguen. Ogbon and Chief Edeh Dafinon LAGOS MAY 30th (URHOB)- There More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Okowa’s Three Years Achievements Are Enviable- Delta Speaker

Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As Deltans and Nigerians in general mark another Democracy Day, the Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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10 Burnt To Death In Ughelli Express Road Military Check Point Auto-Crash

LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than ten people were reported to have been burnt to death in an auto-crash at military check point mounted by Nigeria soldiers at Ekerawhen Junction of the East-West Road, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Democracy Day: Okowa Congratulates Deltans, Promises Better Days Ahead

Okowa LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated Deltans and Nigerians as the nation marks the 2017 Democracy Day, tomorrow, May 29. Governor Okowa thanked the More...