Tag archive for ‘Ibadan’
By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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EFCC Recovers $9.2m In Former -NNPC Director’s Home

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday told a committee of the House of Representatives that $9.2 million and 750,000 More...

By admin On Monday, December 12th, 2016
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Command Secondary School commandant found dead Within His Apartment

LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Commandant of Command Secondary School, Ibadan, Col. Anthony Okeyim, was on Monday found dead in his apartment within the school premises. Some of those who were close to the More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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JUST IN: Asari Dokubo’s First Wife, Zainab Dies in Auto Accident

Asari Dokubo LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Alhaja Zainab Asari Dokubo, the first wife of Mujahid Dokubo Asari, is dead. She died alongside a friend in a motor accident on her way to Ibadan. Alhaji Ishaq Kunle Sanni, More...

By admin On Saturday, July 2nd, 2016
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Police Nab Facebook Impersonator of Ex-Lagos Police Spokesperson, Ngozi Braide

Peter Ajani LAGOS JULY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The State Investigation and Intelligence Bureau (SIIB) of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested a serial Facebook scammer, one Peter Ajani, for using the name of former More...

By admin On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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Ogun State Boils as Oil Pipeline Vandals, Policemen Cash

Nigeria Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase LAGOS MAY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Elebute community at Ibafo community in Obafemi Owode Local government Area of Ogun State was yesterday deserted by landlords, tenants, More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
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ThisDay Newspaper Editor, Ademola Adeyemo Dies of Heart Attack

Prince Ademola Adeyemo LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The deputy political editor of ThisDay newspaper, Prince Ademola Adeyemo died of heart attack on Sunday after driving for a long distance. According to a news More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015
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Saraki, Six Governors to Attend Launch of Tunde Rahman’s Western Post Newspapers

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and six Governors from the Western region of Nigeria are expected to attend the occasion of the launch of Western Post, a newspaper More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 17th, 2015
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Meeting: Yoruba Muslim Clerics Snub Presidency Again

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Yoruba Muslim clerical leaders under the aegis of the League of Imams and Alfas have snubbed the Presidency over an invitation to them for a meeting that More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 6th, 2014
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Ferguson Ajiroghene Onwo: The Towering Profile of a Political Colossus

Chief Ferguson Ajiroghene Onwo By Palmer Ogheneyole Nathaniel LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hon. Chief Fegurson A. Onwon is a man of many parts. A political Scientist, Community Leader, Public Administrator and a More...

By admin On Monday, March 31st, 2014
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Abia and Return of Gestapo Operations by Police

Ebere Wabara By Emmanuel Onwubiko Last week, two major events happened that signposted further that law and order have given way to the rule of brute force. The first was the police repression of the protest peacefully More...

By admin On Thursday, March 27th, 2014
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Pathetic Story of Ex-Delta Footballer Who Begs, Eat and Sleep in Akure Bus-Stop

PETER IMOGENE LAGOS MARCH 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-He was a man full of life in his early days but the world has turned against him due to a strange sickness that he battles since the past two years. The sickness has More...

By admin On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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ASUU Carpets Senate President, David Mark over Comment on Onosode

Chief Gamaliel Onosode LAGOS OCTOBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities, University of Ibadan chapter, has condemned the statement of Senate President David Mark on the competence More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
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Mixed Reactions Trail Proposed National Conference

LAGOS OCTOBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Some politicians on Tuesday expressed mixed reactions over the proposed national conference as announced by President Goodluck Jonathan. The politicians, in separate interviews with More...

By admin On Friday, August 2nd, 2013
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Godogodo, Most Wanted Robbery Kingpin Nabbed, Says No Regrets for Killing Policemen

LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY) — Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, yesterday, arrested, a suspected leader of a notorious robbery gang that has been terrorizing Lagos and other states within More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
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ASUU Threatens to Cancel Post-UME Exams in Universities

LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of students who wrote the university-organised matriculation examinations, commonly called Post-UME, during university lecturers strike may have engaged in a futile exercise More...

By admin On Thursday, July 25th, 2013
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Ibadan Strange Fish not Marmaid, Its Octopus – Police

LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The Oyo State police command, Wednesday, paraded the strange fish that almost caused stampede in Ibadan, Wednesday. While dismissing some reports that claimed the strange looking More...

By admin On Thursday, July 4th, 2013
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Reps Queries CBN on Fake ATM Currency Notes

LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY) The House of Representatives said on Wednesday that it had written to the Central Bank of Nigeria to explain the source of fake currency naira notes being dispensed by Automated Teller More...