Tag archive for ‘Effurun’
By admin On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Nigeria Students Give PTI Management 24 Hours To Reverse Obnoxious Hike In Fees

LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Association of Nigerian Students(NANS) has given the management of the Petroleum Training Institute(PTI) Effurun, Delta State a 24hr ultimatum to make an unconditional More...

By admin On Monday, October 23rd, 2017

Evelyn Oboro, Omo-Agege In Media War Over FUPRE Bill

Hon Evelyn Oboro, Member Representing Uvwie/Sapele/Okpe Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives (Middle) in a group Photograph with Staff of FUPRE LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The member representing More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
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Gunmen Kill Vigilante Leader In Warri

Delta CP Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH URHOBOTODAY)-Unknown gunmen at about 9pm on Tuesday, September 26, shot dead the Delta State Provost of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria simply identified as Folorunsho More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Port-Harcourt Businessman Raises Alarm Over Attempts To Abort Appeal Court Judgment

LAGOS AUGUST 9TH (NEWSRANGERS)-A Port Harcourt based businessman, Mr Samson Idighere has raised the alarm over attempt by a Delta State High Court to abort an Appeal that had been decided in his favour. Idighere More...

By admin On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Delta Police Boss Dismisses Omo-Agege’s Assassination Attempt Claim

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Police Commissioner, Zanna Ibrahim has dismissed claims by the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Senator representing Delta central, Ovie Omo-Agege, More...

By admin On Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege Survives Assassination Attempt

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator representing Delta State Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, his wife and family were alleged to have escaped assassination attempt. A More...

By admin On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Delta Council Workers Protest Shut Down Warri….NULGE Gives Okowa 21 Days Ultimatum

Council workers over non payment of salaries for thirteen months on the streets of Warri and Effurun LAGOS MAY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Protesters drawn from Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, (NULGE), Delta More...

By admin On Monday, December 12th, 2016

Delta: Security Guard Found Dead Inside Fuel Tanker in Warri

The corpse of the security guard being pulled out of the fuel tanker…. LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A security staff identified as Emma Obene of Frankies Concern Limited Filling Station, located  More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Court Halts Urhobo Progress Union General Election, Bars Omene from Parading as President General

LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Few days to the election that will usher in new Executive to the run its affair for the three years, a High Court sitting in Effurun, Delta State, has granted an interim injunction More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

SNEPCo Donates Modern Test Laboratory to Nigerian Institute of Welding

LAGOS NOVEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) and it co-venturers (ExxonMobil, TOTAL and ENI) have donated facilities including a modern test laboratory to the Nigerian More...

By admin On Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Urhobo Social Club, Urhobo Historical Society Adopt Taiga as UPU President-General

Professor Peter Ekeh of Urhobo Historical society (l) and a member of Urhobo Lagos Social club Chief Simeon Owofa lifting Olorogun Taiga’s hands as sign of adoption, while a prominent Urhobo Pa Ogbetuo look More...

By admin On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Pandemonium in Warri Cemetery as Dead Teenage Girl ‘Resurrects’ During Interment

LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)There was pandemonium in Warri general cemetery, Delta State recently when a young girl of about 15 years presumed to have died suddenly woke up as she was about to be buried. The More...

By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Delta Attorney-General Laments High Cases of Rape, Defilement, Cultism

Delta State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor has lamented the high More...

By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Olu of Warri Distances Itsekiri Nation From Clark Stakeholders’ Meeting

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, on Thursday distanced the Itsekiri nation from the Chief Edwin Clark-led pan Niger Delta coastal states stakeholders’ More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Itsekiri Urge FG to Deal with Those Fronting For Militants as Dialogue Group

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has been advised to be cautious of those parading themselves as Niger Delta stakeholders pressuring it to dialogue with them and those stoking the insurgency More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

How Okowa Chases Away Foreign Investors from Delta State

The Iitalian investors with Delta State government officials By Maxwell Ogedegbe LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Each time I read about the pretentious statements credited to the Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi More...

By admin On Thursday, July 21st, 2016

Hausas, Yorubas Dare Avengers, Say They Won’t Leave Niger Delta

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)– Against the recent threat by Niger Delta militants that Northerners and Westerners should quit the region and return to their various regions, the youth leaders of the Hausa and More...

By admin On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
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Urhobo Group Faults Uvwie Monarch, Omo-Agege for Misleading Senate on Location of FUPRE

FUPRE LAGOS JUNE 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Mandate and Equity Forum, UMEF, has said the Federal University of Petroleum Resources FUPRE is sited in Ugbomro, and not Effurun, as is being erroneously portrayed. The More...

By admin On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

E.K Clark Approves Saturday Warri Peace Marathon

LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-As the May 28 day for the Warri Peace Marathon draws nearer, former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark has signed on to the race. Clark, a lawyer, administrator, More...

By admin On Saturday, April 30th, 2016
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Tragedy: Soldier Man Kills Bride’s Mother, Youngman in Delta

LAGOS APRIL 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck on Saturday when a soldier shot dead a bride’s mother and a young man in a military check point located at Ekpan junction, Effurun, Delta State. An eye witness told More...

By admin On Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Another Pipeline Explodes in Effurun, Delta State

LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pipeline belonging to the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, exploded at mechanic village in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta, on Friday. This is coming barely More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Delta: Residents Lament Increase in Fuel Price, Return of Queues to Warri Filling Stations

LAGOS NOVEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Warri, Delta State are lamenting the return of queue to petrol stations in Warri, Asaba and its environs, as the pump price of premium motor spirit (PMS) sells between More...

By admin On Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Delta State hoteliers Raise Alarm over Illegal Levies, Incessant Power Outage

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hotel owners in Warri and environ, under the aegis of the Hoteliers Association of Delta State, have expressed worries over the high electricity tariff from the Benin Electricity More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Delta: Scores of Christ Mercy Land Worshipers Escape Death in Collapsed Hotel (PHOTOS)

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than seven persons, including a female police officer and ADC to the First Lady of a northern state (names withheld), were injured in the wee hours of Wednesday, when More...

By admin On Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Delta: Uvwie LGA Set-Up Measures to Forestall Future Crisis, Denies Casualty Report

Hon Henry baro,Chairman Uvwie local government area LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Management of Uvwie local government council has denied in strong terms rumour making the rounds that no fewer than three people More...