Tag archive for ‘Edo State’
By admin On Monday, August 29th, 2016

Edo Gov. Election: PDP Will Take Over Edo State-Onuesoke

Peoples Democratic Party Chieftain, PDP, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has assured that Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), will take over Edo State in the coming Governorship election. Onuesoke who gave the assurance  More...

By admin On Monday, August 29th, 2016

Edo Community Without Light, Water, School, Health Care Facilities Cries Out for Help

Oshiomole LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Uhi community in Uhunmwode Local Government Area of Edo State has urged the state government to provide electricity to it, saying the community had been in darkness for More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Edo PDP, APC Trade Words over Obaseki’s Missing Certificates

Edo State APC Governorship candidate, Godwin Obaseki State LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party and its All Progressives Congress counterpart in Edo State on Monday traded words over the More...

By admin On Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Witches Association Commends Oshiomole for Transforming Edo State

Publicity Secretary of Witches and Wizard Association, Dr Okhue Iboi LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group, which calls itself Witches and Wizards Association of Nigeria (WITCAN), has described Governor Adams Oshiomhole More...

By admin On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Edo State APC Panics as 700 Members Defect to PDP In Ovia

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is panic in the camp of Edo State All Progressive Congress (APC) as no fewer than 700 members of the party Wednesday defected to the People’s Democratic Party in Ovia More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Chartered Institute of Public Management Organises Professional Capacity Building Programme in Benin

By Benny Ogheneoruese LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chartered Institute of Public Management, IPM, Nigeria has announced the presentation of one of its Mandatory Professional Capacity Building programmes More...

By admin On Monday, July 25th, 2016

Edo: Former APC Guber Aspirant, Obaseki Defects to PDP

Godwin Obasaki LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the September 10 governorship election in Edo State, Mr. Don-Pedro Obaseki, has defected to the More...

By admin On Sunday, July 10th, 2016

How Oshiomole Wasted Eight Years in Edo State Criticising PDP-Onuesoke

Edo State Governor, Comrade Adam Oshiomole whom Chief Sunny Onuesoke claimed wasted eight years in Edo State criticising PDP LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016

Adieu Stephen Keshi

Stephen Keshi LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigerian football icon Stephen Okechukwu Keshi died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo state. The former international football player and coach More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Edo Government Withdraws Letter Approving New Oba Of Benin

Crown Prince of Benin, Eheneden Erediauwa LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Edo State Government has withdrawn a letter earlier issued on the Oba of Benin, saying it was issued in error. In a retraction signed by More...

By admin On Sunday, May 1st, 2016
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Edo State Deputy Gov Escapes Death as Gunmen Shot Policemen, DSS Operatives

Pius Odubu LAGOS APRIL MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Dr. Pius Odubu, on Saturday escaped death as he was attacked by gunmen at attacked by gunmen the secretariat of the All Progressives More...

By admin On Friday, April 29th, 2016

Benin Traditional Council Announces the Translation of Oba of Benin

Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba n’Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Benin Traditional Council? has announced the translation of the Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba n’Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Law Enforcement Agents Declare Suspected Homo-Sexual Wanted in Edo State

Mr. Usunobun Moses declared wanted for hom-sexual activities LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There are indication that law enforcement agents in Edo State, Nigeria has declared one Mr. Usunobun Moses wanted in More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Delta: Ndokwa Irate Youths Blow Up Pipelines, Seize 11 Tankers

LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The angry youths also seized 11 oil tankers belonging to the oil company after they reportedly hijacked what was initially a peaceful protest organised by women in the community to More...

By admin On Friday, February 5th, 2016

Oshiomole’s Wife, Lara Reacts to Divorce Rumours

Governor Edo State and his wife Lara LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mrs. Oshiomhole described the news, which broke out on social media recently as ‘most wicked and malicious’. She insisted that her marriage More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Edo State: Tension in Benin as Bomb Blast Destroys Five Houses

LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-There was tension in Benin City, Tuesday, after five houses were destroyed in a bomb blast. The incident which occurred at about 3pm caused panic, as it was alleged that members More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

How Million, Flamboyant N’Delta High Chief Made over N265m from Bank Robberies (PHOTOS)

Million LAGOS JANUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In most of his adult life, Clement Abanara Millions, 42, had never known anything other than war, blood and money. Perhaps it was inevitable that he would take to robbery, More...

By admin On Monday, January 4th, 2016

Frontiers News Publisher Loses Mother

MRS LUCY EGUA LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-With gratitude to God for a life well spent on earth, the family of Late Joseph Egua of Idumu Iyasele in Esan South East Local Government of Edo State announces the More...

By admin On Saturday, January 2nd, 2016

Police Kill 99 Criminals in Delta, Bayelsa, Edo States in 2015

Solomon Arase LAGOS JANUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 99 suspected criminals were killed in gun battles with officers of the Nigeria Police at several locations in Edo, Bayelsa and Delta States from January More...

By admin On Monday, November 16th, 2015

Crisis Loom in Ambrose Ali University over Increase of Fees from N47,000 to N160,000

Oshiomole LAGOS NOVEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Students of the Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma, Edo State, are at loggerheads with the management of the school following the latter’s decision to increase school fees More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Amnesty Office to be Establish in Edo State

Boro receiving souvenir from Adam Oshiomole during his courtesy visit to the Governor LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of measures to improve security, geared towards sustainable reintegration of the ex-Niger More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Amnesty Boss Canvasses Inclusion of Security, Peace Management in University Curriculum

L-R: Special Adviser to the President/Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig-Gen. Paul T Boroh, (rtd) receiving survenir from Vice Chancellor of Benson Idahosa University, Prof. Ernest Izevbigie LAGOS More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Boko Haram Intelligent Gathering 100% Better than Nigeria’s Military – Danjuma

Danjuma LAGOS NOVEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely two months to the December deadline for the nation’s Armed Forces to defeat the Boko Haram sect, one-time Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Delta Woman Sells 3-Month-old Baby for N1.5m

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-One Elizabeth Okolie, a housewife in Okpanam community, Asaba, Delta State, has been arrested by Police detectives for allegedly selling her baby for N1.5 million. DAILY POST gathered More...

By admin On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Blood Money: How Kkidnappers Besiege Nigeria for 4 Years, Rake in N2bn

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The situation is horrify¬ing, even as some of the cases are frightening. From the Niger Delta region where the monster seems to have emerged and the South East where it is now More...