Tag archive for ‘Isoko’
By admin On Saturday, December 30th, 2017

President Buhari Appoints Dead IsokoAPC Chieftain As Board Chairman

Late Francis Spanner Okpozo LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former member of the Board of Trustees of the All Progressives Congress, late Senator Francis Okpozo, was on Friday named among the 1,467 chairmen More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Review Of Ibori’s Declaration: “I No Longer Belong To Any Political Party. I Am Now A Father To All”

By Felix Tony Nwaka LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND(URHOBOTODAY)-What a powerful declaration! The statement was said to have been made by H.E. Chief James Ibori at Owhelogbo, where he was hosted by the former Delta State SSG, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Tragedy: 70-Year-Old Woman, Grand Daughter Burnt To Death In Isoko Community

LAGOS AUGUST 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A seventy-year-old woman simply identified as Madam Veronica and her grand daughter, Gladys were today burnt to death at Etevie quarters in Ozoro community,Isoko North Local Government More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Delta: PDP Chieftain Ejakpovi Empowers Isoko Women as Owhefere Drums Support For Okowa

Dr Nelson Ejakpovi dancing with Emevor women during their solidiarityvisit to his country home in Benin City, Edo State By Palmer Ogheneyole Nathaniel LAGOS APRIL 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Okowa To Construct More Roads In Delta Communities

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Executive Council meeting, has approved the construction and rehabilitation of more roads in the state in fulfillment of his administration’s SMART Agenda of providing More...

By admin On Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Delta APC Sets to Organise A Befitting Burial For Senator Francis Okpozo

Senator Francis Okpozo LAGOS JANUARY The State Working Committee (SWC) of the All Progressive Congress APC, Delta State chapter, has set in motion machineries for the organization of a befitting burial ceremony More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Newly Elected UPU President General, Taiga Promises to Build Bridges Across Ethnic Lines

Olorogun Moses Taiga LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Newly elected President General of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU, Chief Moses Taiga, has vowed to build bridges of unity across all ethnic nationalities in Delta More...

By admin On Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Delta: Suspected Gunmen Dispose Oleh’s Anglican Bishop of Money, Valuables

Delta CP Zannah Ibrahim LAGOS DECEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected armed robbers on Tuesday, reportedly robbed the Anglican Bishop of the Oleh Diocese, Delta State, Rt. Rev. John Aruakpor. The robbers, numbering More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

JUST IN: Delta APC Leader, Senator Frances Okpozo Passes On

Senator Frnacis Okpozo LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Second Republic senator and chieftain of All Progressive Congress, APC, Senator Francis Spanner Okpozo is dead. Details of his death were still sketchy as More...

By admin On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Delta: One Shot Dead, Another Beheaded in Renewed Crisis in Isoko Communities

Commissioner of Police, Delta State, Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS DECEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One person was shot dead, another beheaded in a renewed boundary dispute which broke out on Tuesday between Igbide and Okpolo-Enwhe More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Top Commander of N’Delta Greenland Justice Mandate Nab With His Four Foot Soldiers

LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A top commander of the Urhobo/Isoko militant group, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM), has been nabbed by the operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in the oil-rich 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 24th, 2016

Militancy: Community Leaders Urge N’Delta Greenland Justice Mandate to Cease Fire

LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Community leaders in upland oil producing area of Delta State have appealed to militant group under the aegis of Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate to dialogue with the Federal More...

By admin On Sunday, August 21st, 2016

Leo Ogor Mourns The Demise of Delta ‘Luminary Icon’ Justice James Omo-Agege

Justice James Omo Agege LAGOS AUGUST 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives and member representing Isoko Federal Constituency, Hon Leo Ogor has described the death of Justice James More...

By admin On Monday, August 15th, 2016

Oil Producing Communities Raise Alarm, Says Okowa is Killing DESOPADEC

Delta State Governor, Ddr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oil producing communities in Delta State on Sunday raised an alarm that the state Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, is working underground to ground More...

By admin On Saturday, August 13th, 2016

Urhobo Political Movement Passes Vote of Confidence on Buhari, Says His Govt. Ends Era of Impunity

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo organization under the aegis of Urhobo Political Movement (UPM) has passed vote of confidence on President Muhammadu Buhari’s government saying More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Isoko Youths Distance Selves from Activities of Niger Delta Avengers

LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Isoko youths under the aegis of Isoko Dynamic Youths Association, IDYA, on Wednesday distanced themselves from activities of the Niger-Delta Avengers, NDA. The President of the association, More...

By admin On Friday, June 10th, 2016

Delta: Igbide, Enwhe Land Dispoute: Isoko Group Sues for Peace

President of Iisoko Development Uinion, Amadhe LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY0-Group under the aegis of Isoko Vanguard for Change (IVC) has appealed to the warring Isoko communities of Igbide and Enweh of Delta State More...

By admin On Friday, April 1st, 2016

Rep Minority Leader, Leo Ogor Fights Crime in Isoko, Donates 12 Toyota Hilux to Vigilante

Hon Lleo Ogor By Omamuzo Efidhere LAGOS APRIL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-In a bid to curb the increasing crime rate and kidnapping in Isoko Nation, the minority leader, House of Representatives and member representing Isoko More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Delta: Kidnapped Isoko Monarch Regains Freedom

HRM Josiah Umukoro Agbaza II LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The monarch of Olomoro Kingdom in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, Josiah Umukoro Agbaza II?, who was abducted last week has regained More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Delta Elite Kick Starts Development Campaign in 25 Local Govt Areas of Delta State

LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A nonpartisan pressure group in Delta State, Delta Elite Movement (DEM) has kick started its community development campaign with the 25 local government council areas in the state. The More...

By admin On Monday, November 9th, 2015

Delta: 68-Yr-old Woman Kidnapped at Gunpoint in Emevor

LAGOS NOVEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 68-year-old woman, Mrs. Evelyn Agboro, was over the weekend, reportedly kidnapped by unidentified gunmen operating at Emevor, Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta State. According More...

By admin On Friday, November 6th, 2015

Isoko Youths Frown at Abandonment of Ughelli-Asaba Road Dualisation Project

LAGOS NOVEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Isoko Youths Renaissance Front (IYRF) has expressed displeasure over the abandonment of the Ughelli-Asaba dualisation road project by Delta State government More...

By admin On Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Delta: Diamond Yellow Account Opens First Cash Office in Isoko Community (PHOTOS)

HRM Henry Ukenukpepia Etuwede III declaring open Diamond Yellow Account in Uzere By Omamuzo Efidhere LAGOS OCTOBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In a bid to provide loans without interest and bring banking services closer More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Places Where Dialects of Urhobo Language are Spoken

By Mathias Orhero LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-I remembered at a point in time, there were lots of threads that hit the front-page about Nigeria’s major ethnic groups and their dialects. I remember that More...