Tag archive for ‘Itsekiri’
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Itsekiri Youth Leader, Ayiri Calls for Probe, Scraping of Amnesty Programme

Ayiri LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial Itsekiri youth leader, Chief Ayiri Emami, has called on President-Elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, to probe and scrap the multi-billion dollar Amnesty Programme designed More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Delta, A State with Two Capitals

Warri, commercial capital of Delta State By Mathias Iroro Orhero LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This discourse is meant to state certain facts and correct certain notions concerning Warri and Asaba, the two major More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Uduaghan Commiserates With The Edodos, Ajuyahs…Preaches Honesty Among Nigerians

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State signing the condolence register for Late Chief Popo Edodo for when the governor visited the Edodo’s family to commiserate with them in Warri yesterday. LAGOS APRIL 15TH More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Gas City Project: Ijaws, Itsekiris Sink Differences, Welcome Ground-Breaking Ceremony

LAGOS MARCH 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaws and Itsekiris Wednesday in Asaba resolved their differences over the Gas City Project and appealed to President Goodluck Jonathan to fix a date for the ground-breaking ceremony. Rising More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Uduaghan Calls for Rigorous Voters’ Education As Elections Loom

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State and His Majesty Ogiame Atuwatse II, the Olu of Warri when the Governor led the Delta State PDP Campaign train to pay courtesy a call on the Olu in his palace, Thursday. LAGOS More...

By admin On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Feb. Polls: Itsekiris Move against Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan ….Promise to rally support for Buhari LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Itsekiri nation, under the aegis of a socio-political group, Itsekiri Legacy Rebirth (ILR), has vowed to work More...

By admin On Monday, January 26th, 2015

$16b Gas Project: : Jonathan Mandates Uduaghan , Presidency to Fix New Date For Ground Breaking

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan has mandated the Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, relevant authorities in the Presidency and the Ministry of Petroleum More...

By admin On Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Journalists Bared as Jonathan Paid Unscheduled Visit to Olu of Warri

President Goodluck Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan, on Friday, evening, paid an unscheduled visit to the Olu of Warri, Ogiame, Atuwatse II, in his palace in Delta State. The visit lasted for just 21 minutes More...

By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

What Manner of Equity is PDP Practicing in Delta State?

By Victor Anya LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-It is shocking that Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for the 2015 general elections in Delta State could pick his More...

By admin On Sunday, January 4th, 2015
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2015: Why Urhobo must Join Others to Produce Delta Governor-Onuesoke

Chief Sunny Onuesoke Delta PDP Governorship candidate in 2007 general election and Country Director of Network for Good Governance (N4GG, ) Chief Sunny Onuesoke in an interview with our correspondent speaks on More...

By admin On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Delta 2015; Okowa Picks Tompolo’s Loyalist, Otuaro as Running Mate

LAGOS DECEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Kingsley Otuaro, a loyalist of ex-militant, Government Ekpemupolo, popularly known as Tompolo, has emerged the running mate of Senator Ifeanyi Okowa of the Peoples Democratic Party More...

By admin On Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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Okowa, Ejele, Uduaghan, Ibori and Future of Delta

By Jesutega Onokpasa LAGOS DECEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Earlier this year at page 12 of the Vanguard of Monday, May 26, 2014 a certain Cornelius Etaghene Onoriode caused to be published an advertorial I found to More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Delta Gov: How Tompolo’s N3b Wins Primaries for Okowa, Position Ijaw for Deputy

Tompolo LAGOS DECEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-More facts have emerged on the surprise that the governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State turned out to be. The primaries, which took place More...

By admin On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Why I Dumped Senatorial Ambition- Uduaghan

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH, 2014 ( URHOBOTODAY)-Determined to finish strong on his peace and security agenda, Delta State, Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan yesterday in Asaba announced More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

EPZ Saga: My Take is on Justice, Equity and Fairness- Tompolo

Tompolo LAGOS NOVEMBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-So much has been said about the $16 Billion Export Processing zone(EPZ)which is meant to galvanize Nigeria’s economic growth through adequate gas processing and supply, More...

By admin On Monday, November 17th, 2014

$16bn EPZ Saga: Tompolo’s Boys Abduct Journalists, Others On Delta Waterways

TOMPOLO LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The crisis trailing the botched groundbreaking of the $16billion EPZ Delta City Gas Project in Delta State by President Goodluck Jonathan, Sunday, took a dramatic twist More...

By admin On Thursday, November 13th, 2014
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“One Million Tompolos Cannot Threaten Or Intimidate Us,” Keyamo Tells Jonathan

Festus Keyamo LAGOS NOVEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following claims of continued threats from former Niger Delta militant Tompolo against the Ugbodoro community in Warri, Delta State, human rights attorney Festus Keyamo More...

By admin On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

The Position of Urhobo Nation in 2015 General Election

LAGOS NOVEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In November 4th, 2014, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) addressed a world press conference which they declared their position towards the 2015 general election. The press conference More...

By admin On Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Omo-Agege, Delta State Symbol of Unity for 2015

National Political Leader, Chief Edwin Clark and Delta State PDP Governorship aspirant, Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege during his consultant visit to Clark country home at Kiagbodo, Burutu LGA By Ijeoma Uba. LAGOS AUGUST More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Delta 2015: Delta Political Vanguard Canvasses Clarks’ Support for Okowa

(L-R), Chairman of Delta Political Vanguard, Evangelist Michael Diden , Vincent Uduaghan, Julius Takeme and Alhaji (Barr) Isa Clark LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A political group under the aegis of Delta Political More...

By admin On Monday, July 28th, 2014

How Legal Staff Plots with EFCC to Fleece DESOPADEC Million of Naira

LAGOS JULY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is amazing that while people of Delta State are yet to benefit from the objectives of which Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC) is set up, a syndicate More...

By admin On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Delta 2015: Isoko Leaders Pledge Support for Omo-Agege Governorship Ambition

(L-R) Isoko Leader, Chief Dennis E.A Etaloku having a handshake with Obaisi Ovie Omo-Agege during Omo-Agege consultation visit to his resident at Igbide LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The gubernatorial quest of More...

By admin On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Delta Gubernatorial Political Game: Who Plays it Better?

By Onajite Ese The whistle may not have been blown, neither has the starter gun been fired, but the inevitable truth and incontrovertible fact is that the political race has since begun, and it will be foolery More...

By admin On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Delta 2015: The Bitter Truth About Zoning

By Ese Onajite LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-AGREED, equity is fair, equity is justice. This is the pillar on which those from Delta North have hung their demand for the position of Delta State governor to be More...

By admin On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Uduaghan, Ayiri Blame JTF over Increasing Crude Oil Theft

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State governor Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has blamed the security agencies in the Niger Delta, especially the Joint Task Force’s “Operation Pulo Shield,” More...