Tag archive for ‘Kokori’
By admin On Saturday, October 12th, 2019
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Akpodietes Mourn Pa David Obokarowho Adjarho JP

LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Human right Lawyer and All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential aspirant, Barr. Christmas Akpodiete, mourn the passing of his grand father in-law, Late Chief David Obokarowho More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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Ngige Disagrees With NLC On Choice Of Kokori As NSITF Chairman

LAGOS APRIL 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr. Chris Ngige, has explained governments position on the choice of the head of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, NSITF. The minister More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
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Urhobo Professionals Seek Return To Midwest Region, Lament Relegation

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo in Nigeria are demanding their return to the old Midwest under their proposal for the restructuring of the country that would put resource control at the basis of relationships More...

By admin On Monday, July 20th, 2015
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Advent of Urhobo ‘Igbe’ as First Monotheistic Religion in Nigeria

Igbe worshippers dancing at Ogwa By Mathias Iroro Orhero The advent of judeo-christian monotheistic religious groups in Nigeria such as Christianity and Islam has done great damage to the knowledge of some of our More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
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Kevin’s Gang Face Trial, Says they Receive N28m Ransom for Ozekhome’s Freedom

Kevin in front LAGOS JUNE 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Azuekor a member of the kidnap gang purportedly lead by Kokori’s kidnap kingpin, Kevin Ezeigbe had confessed that their gang received the sum N28m ransom for the More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
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Delta LGA Election: Faith Majemite Wins Ethiope-East PDP Chair Primaries Ticket

Chief Faith Majemite surrounded by her supporters while addressing newsmen after winning PDP Ethiope East LGA Chairman ticket LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Vibrant and highly resourceful PDP female consensus candidate, More...

By admin On Friday, August 1st, 2014
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Clarion Call on Jonathan, Uduaghan to Inject $500m on Reconstruction of Kokori

(Left) President Goodluck Jonathan and Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan By: Fred Latimore Oghenesivbe. LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State oil producing and political town of Kokori is an integral part of the various More...

By admin On Sunday, April 13th, 2014
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Delta: Two Feared Dead as Kevin’s Gang Return to Kokori

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two persons were feared dead in troubled Kokori community in Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State on Friday morning More...

By admin On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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Uduaghan Raises Alarm over Menace of Fulani Herds Men, Calls For Vigilance

LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY) – Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has raised the alarm over menace of Fulani cattle rearers in Delta state, just as he called on traditional rulers to be vigilant More...

By admin On Friday, February 14th, 2014
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Urhobo Group Decries Delta SSG Call for Continuous Military Siege of Kokori

LAGOS FEBRUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo community in Kaduna, under the umbrella of Concerned Kokori Indigenes has condemned the recent call by Secretary to Delta State Government (SSG), Delta State, Ovuozourie More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
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Uduaghan Slams Kokori Indigenes for Shielding Remnants of Kevin’s Gang

Suspected kidnap kingpi Kevin Ibruche in front LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has condemned the attitude of elders and people of Kokori community in Ethiope East Local More...

By admin On Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
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Group Raises Alarm over Militarisation of Urhoboland, Demands Withdrawal of JTF

LAGOS JUANUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)—THE Urhobo Nationalists Movement, UNM, has decried what it alleged to be the heavy militarisation of Urhobo nation by security agents. National Chairman of UNM, Mr Mumakai Unagha, More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
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Delta: JTF Denies Looting Kokori Community, Appeals for Cooperation

Commander, 3 Battalion Warri, Lieutenant Colonel Ifeanyi Otu LAGOS DECEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY) -Residents of Kokori in Delta state have been called upon to cooperate with the troops of Sector 1, Operation Pulo More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
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UPU Election: Edoja Rebukes Aziza Leadership, Enjoins Urhobos to Vote Wisely

By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS DECEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)- Senatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded Delta Central Senatorial by-election, Hon Solomon Edoja has charged Urhobos More...

By admin On Thursday, November 28th, 2013
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Delta Kidnap Kingpin, Kelvin’s Case Moved to High Court

Kevin in front LAGOS NOVEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The State Security Services (SSS) has withdrawn the charge it filed at an Abuja Chief Magistrates’ Court, Wuse, against kidnap kingpin, Kelvin Eziegbe, and More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2013
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Delta: Kevin Gang, Soldiers Engage in All Night Gun Duel in Kokori

LAGOS NOVEMBER 21st (URHOBOTODAY)- The Nigerian Army has conducted a raid on the hideouts of alleged members of the Liberation Movement of Urhobo People, a Niger-Delta-based militant group headed by notorious kingpin, More...

By admin On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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Amnesty: Urhobo Ex-militants Vow to Attack Oil Installations if…….

LAGOS OCTOBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY) — EX-MILITANT leaders of Urhobo extraction have given the Ferderal Government a 14-day ultimatum to release their “fair share” of the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme or face More...

By admin On Thursday, October 24th, 2013
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Delta: Detained Alleged Kidnappers, Kevin, Frank Seek Freedom at Abuja High Court

Kevin (Centre) and his gang before arrest LAGOS OCTOBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was in the early hours of September 25, when stern-faced operatives of the State Security Service, SSS, closed in on two alleged notorious More...

By admin On Sunday, October 13th, 2013
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Delta: Kevin’s 2nd in Command, Don Jazzy Talks Tough, Threatens more Attack Except……

Kuvin (centre) and his gang before his arrest LAGOS OCTOBER 13RD ( URHOBOTODAY)-It would be recalled that in late September, officers of the Department of Security Services (DSS) in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, More...

By admin On Saturday, October 12th, 2013
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Delta Bye-Election: Don’t Post Corpers to Kokori Town – NYSC Warns INEC

LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), not to post corps members to Kokori and other towns in Ethiope East Local More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 9th, 2013
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Kokori’s Kelvin …Does DSS Arrest the Right Man?

Kidnap Kingpin, Mr. Kelvin (5th from left) and other members of his gang while declaring 60 days ultimate for amnesty for Urhobo youths LAGOS OCTOBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Although he was reportedly arrested by the More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
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Delta: Scores Wounded as Isoko Youths Scuttle PDP Leaders Meeting at Idheze

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely a week after Urhobo youths in Kokori held Peoples Democratic Party Senatorial campaign team hostage at Kokori in Ethiope-East lcal government area, Isoko youths on Sunday More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
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Delta: Kokori Women Dare Soldiers, Form shield Around ‘Igban’ Shrine

Soldiers advancing towards Igban shrine of Kokori LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)—WOMEN in Kokori, the country home of arrested suspected Delta State kingpin, Kelvin Oniarah, who protested nude, weekend, over More...

By admin On Monday, October 7th, 2013
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Kokori Community Leader Raises Alarm over ‘Military Invasion’, Threatens to Drag Uduaghan to World Court

Kokori town under military siege LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The South – South Community/Urhobo Progress Union Public Relations Officer (PRO) leader of Kokori Community, Ghana, Mr. David Ukueku, has decried More...

By admin On Monday, October 7th, 2013
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Delta State: Urhobo Women Protest Naked over Kokori Siege

Kokori town under military siege LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dozens of naked Kokori women, on Sunday afternoon took to the streets to protest the siege on the Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State More...