Tag archive for ‘Lagos’
By admin On Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

Okowa Shuns Calls To Emulate Lagos, Guarantees Pension Rights, Benefits For Ex-Govs

L-R: Okowa,Ibori and Uduaghan LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, at the weekend said the 2019 law on pension rights and benefits for tenure completion of former governors and More...

By admin On Monday, November 16th, 2020

SERAP Wins Round One As Court Compel Okowa, UBEC To Account For Education Fund

LAGOS NOVEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is prospect Nigerians keen on knowing details of how Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) funds are disbursed and spent by the Delta State Government may soon have More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Felida Essi Goes Back Memory Lane As Isoko Mirror Newspaper Celebrates 15 Years

Dr Felida Essi, Publisher Of Isoko Mirror Newspaper LAGOS OCTOBER 20TH (NEWSRANGERS)-As ISOKO MIRROR Newspaper marks its 15 years on the news stand, the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Comrade (Dr.) FELIDA ESSI, More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

UPU Leader, Moses Taiga Appeals To Departed Oil Giants To Return To Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) President General (Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to all the oil giants which include Shell, Chevron, Seplats, Agip and others who departed More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

Urhobo Community In Lagos Mourns Passage Of Chief Ogbada Ofurhie

LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo resident in Lagos has mourned the passage of Chief Mac Agbada Ofurhie who passed on in June 1st, 2020. He died at the age of 75 years. In a statement the residents said the More...

By admin On Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Lagos Court Dismisses N34bn Fraud Case Against Tompolo’s Company

LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed the entire 40 counts bordering on alleged N34bn fraud filed by the Federal Government against Global West Vessel Specialist Limited, a More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2020

Delta Records Clean Slate As Nigeria Reports 571 New COVID-19 Cases

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State recorded a clean slate as Nigeria on Sunday reported five hundred and seventy-one (571) new cases of COVID-19 with three hundred and forty-three more recoveries. This More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

Nigeria Bureau Of Statistics Ranks Delta As 2nd Least Poor State In Nigeria

LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Delta ranked as second least poor state in the country. The bureau, in its latest Poverty Index Report, ranked Delta second after Lagos among More...

By admin On Thursday, April 30th, 2020

Isoko Born Music Legend, Showkey Recalls How Friends Abandoned Him After He Got Accident

LAGOS APRIL 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Isoko born music legend based in Ajegunle, Lagos State, John Asiemo popularly known as Daddy Showkey, has revealed how he was abandoned by friends and loved ones to suffer for More...

By admin On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Buhari Excludes Delta, Lagos, Borno From National Cash Transfer Of Covid-19

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos, Borno, Delta states have been excluded from the National Cash Transfer for COVID-19, while the North West zone gets the biggest share.The National Cash Transfer Office (NCTO) More...

By admin On Friday, January 17th, 2020

N3.6bn Fraud: Judge’s Absence Stalls Trial Of Ex NDDC Boss, Tuoyo Omatsuli

Tuoyo LAGOS JANUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday further adjourned the trial of a former Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Tuoyo Omatsuli, and others charged with More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020

Delta 2023: Moses Taiga Takes Campaign For Urhobo Governor To Lagos, Calls For Urhobo Unity

UPU President-General(Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga (2nd from right) flanked by Olorogun Samson Okuesa by the rightand Dr Goodie and his wife by the left during a reception organised by Urhobo Social Club Lagos More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2020

Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme, A New Urhobo Boxing Champion Is Born

Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme crowned champion after beating Argentine Ariel ‘Chiquito’ Baracamonte to the World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title at TBS in LagosPhotos: Akin Farinto More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Newly Inaugurated Urhobo Social Club Lagos EXCO Dreams Of Greater Height (PHOTOS)

The newly inaugurated executive members of Urhobo Social Club Lagos LAGOS NOVEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The newly inaugurated executive of Urhobo Social Club Lagos has vowed to take the Club to a greater height. The More...

By admin On Sunday, November 17th, 2019

UPU Election: Lagos UPU Youths Knock Okene For Asking Moses Taiga To Step Down

Olorogun Moses Taiga LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Youths of Urhobo Progress Union(UPU) Lagos branch has slammed Chief Godwin Okene for asking President General of Urhobo Progress Union (Worldwide) Chief Moses More...

By admin On Friday, September 6th, 2019

Bruce Onobrekpeya, Alli Baba, Others For Urhobo World United Union Anniversary In Lagos

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Bruce Obomeyoma Onobrakpeya is a Nigerian printmaker, painter and sculptor and Renowned omedian, Atunyota Akpobome, Alias Alibaba are among Urhobo Urhobo elites expected at More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Brazil To Provide Delta Indigenes Scholarship Grant For Undergraduates Studies

LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Government of Brazil, in line with its cultural and educational agreement with Nigeria, said it is offering scholarship grants to interested Deltans for undergraduate studies in More...

By admin On Thursday, July 25th, 2019

PLEASE HELP: This Woman Must Not Die Of Breast Cancer

LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-She is in pain. The pain is terrible. Mrs. Josephine Ayanwu of No.14 Buraimoh Street, Olodi-Apapa in Ajeromi-Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State is afflicted with breast More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Nwaoboshi Disowns Properties Seized By Special Presidential Investigation Panel

LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi says the properties seized by the Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) for the recovery of public property do not belong to him. The Peoples Democratic More...

By admin On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

Dismissed Policeman Shots Dead Fiancée’s Mother Over Cancellation Of Wedding

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-An ex-policeman, Christian, has been arrested for allegedly killing his fiancée’s mother, Veronica Obiejieogo, over the cancellation of their wedding date. Christian reportedly More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

Power Tussle: Abraka Monarch Derobes, Ex-Communicate Lagos Based Chief Onojake

Onojake LAGOS JUNE 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Monarch of Abraka Kingdom, HRM (AVM) Ochuko Ararile (rtd.), Avwaeke 1 in a decision arrived at with the traditional council of Umiaghwa of Abraka Kingdom have deposed Lagos More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

EFCC Discovers ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ Training School, Arrests Proprietor, Students

LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, has discover ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ training school in Lagos where Frank Chinedu, suspected to be the proprietor More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

Regina Daniel’s Father Surfaces, Accuses Ned Nwoko Of Avoiding Him

LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The father of Nollywood actress, Regina Daniel has finally surfaced. He is not dead as claimed in some circles. Known as Jude Ojeogwu, he claimed on his facebook page that he is Regina More...

By admin On Monday, April 15th, 2019

Taiga, Barovbe, Other Urhobo Leaders To Attend Ewherido’s Book Presentation

Mr Francis Ewherido LAGOS APRIL 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga, Chief Johnson Modika Barovbe, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Urhobo Social Club, Lagos, More...

By admin On Monday, March 25th, 2019

Urhobo Chiefs In Lagos Express Sympathy To Victims Of Uvwie Gas Explosion

LAGOS MARCH 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Urhobo Traditional Council of Chiefs Lagos State (UTCCL) expressed their sympathy to victims of cooking gas explosion which occurred Monday evening in Ugboroko Community, More...