Tag archive for ‘Lagos’
By admin On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

When American Takes 50 Years Documentation Of Urhobo Art And Culture To Ghana

Olorogun Vincent Ahwi (Osu IV) Sou R’Urhobo, Lagos (third from left); Foss’ assistant, Mary Mclaughli; Prof. J.P. Clark; Prof. Perkins Foss and Dr. Bruce Onobrakpeya, with members of Atamu Urhobo Social Club More...

By admin On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Online Publishers Get New EXCO Ahead Of 2017 Conference Today

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Publisher of The Eagle Online, Dotun Oladipo, has been elected President of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers. The election was conducted on Wednesday at Adna Hotel, GRA, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Pat Utomi: My Concept Is To Create Three Brown New Industrial Cities In Delta State

Professor Pat Utomi in group icture with members of Urhobo Social Club, Lagos LAGOS AUGUST 9TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Renowned economist and scholar, Professor Patrick Okedinachi Utomi, largely known simply as Pat Utomi More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Online Publishers’ Conference: Govs, Service Chiefs, Lai Mohamed, Dangote, Others Confirm Attendance

LAGOS JULY 8TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP), a group for the highest strata of Nigerian media professionals in online publishing, has secured firm assurances of the presence of More...

By admin On Monday, May 29th, 2017

Lagos Police Arrest Slot’s Driver Who Elopes From Lagos With N6m Goods In Kaduna

LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One of the drivers of the popular Nigerian phone retail outlet, Slot Nigeria Limited, has been arrested by the operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command over More...

By admin On Saturday, May 13th, 2017

REVEALED: How Okowa Plots Removal of Delta Speaker, Monday Igbuya

Okowa and Igbuya when the going was good LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The removal of Hon Monday Igbuya as the Speaker of Delta State is no more news. The news is how his removal was plotted by Delta State Governor More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Gamaliel & Susan Onosode Foundation Boosts Westminster College Computer Laboratory (PHOTOS)

3. Students of Chief Executive Officer of Gamaliel and Susan Onosode Foundation, Toyin Olanrewaju (R), presenting cartons of computer system to the Principal of Westminster College Lagos, Mrs. Helen Ayisire (L), More...

By admin On Friday, May 5th, 2017

Ikoyi Loot: Wife Of Suspended NIA Boss Buys Osborne Flat With $1.6m

LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-EFCC on Friday named Mrs. Folashade Oke as the owner of Flat 7B, No. 13, Osborne Road, Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, where the sums of $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23, 218,000 were recently More...

By admin On Thursday, April 27th, 2017

JUST IN: Tw0 Die, Scores Trap As building Collapse In Lekki, Lagos

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two people have died as an uncompleted two-storey building collapsed on Thursday afternoon at NICON Town Estate, off Admiralty way, in Lekki area of Lagos. Urhobotoday.com gathered More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Patience Jonathan Confused as Court Orders Forfeiture of $5.8m

Patience Jonathan LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In what amounts to a setback for immediate past former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court, Lagos, on Wednesday More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Lagosians Raises Alarm Over LASTMA Exploitation

LASTMAN official Suenu Adejoke and exploited Lagosian Larry Mesh LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Larry Mesh wrote: “I was exploited by a Lastma official (Suenu Adejoke) by name yesterday and would like to know More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Micro Finance Is A Potent Tool for Poverty Alleviation – Rwandan Ambassador

Rwandan High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Stanislas Kamanzi LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Rwandan High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ambassador Stanislas Kamanzi, has described micro finance as a potent tool More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Lagos Prophet In Police Net For Stealing $500

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A man who identified himself as Moses Edwin, a prophet in one of the orthodox churches in Lagos was on Friday arrested by officials of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State More...

By admin On Sunday, April 16th, 2017

Tomato Seller Claims Ownership of N250m Dump in Balogun Market, Lagos

Naira Bag LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As controversies rock the nation over the discovery of a staggering N15 billion in an Ikoyi, Lagos apartment, a man has reportedly shown up at the Lagos office of the Economic More...

By admin On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Onuesoke Expresses Concern Over Implications of Nigeria Sliding Into One Party System

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has expressed concern over the spate of defection from PDP to All Progressive Congress (APC) More...

By admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Ikoyi Raid: Court Orders Forfeiture Of Cash Found To FG

LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of the sums of $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23,218,000 recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue Denies Ownership of Discovered Fund, House at Osborne Tower

ESTHER Nnamfi-Ogbue LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Director of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mrs Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue reported to be the owner of $38,000,000.00 (Thirty-Eight Million Dollars),N23,000,000.00 More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Buhari’s Appointment Of Okowa’s Aide, Saliba Mukoro Tears Delta APC Apart

Professor Saliba Mukoro LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leadership and stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress APC, Delta State chapter are currently in turmoil following the appointment by President Mohammadu More...

By admin On Sunday, April 9th, 2017
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Militants On rampage In Lagos, Kill Scores of Soldiers, Police in Ikorodu

LAGOS APRIL 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Militants are on rampage in Lagos killing scores of soldiers and police in Ikorodu area. The militants struck overnight at Woodland Estate area, Ishawo in Ikorodu. Urhobotoday source More...

By admin On Friday, April 7th, 2017

Man Born In Germany Deported To Nigeria Over Alleged Islamic Extremist

German Chancellor, Angela Markel LAGOS APRIL 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Germany has deported an alleged Islamic extremist deemed dangerous by authorities to Nigeria. The dpa news agency reports that the 22-year-old man, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 6th, 2017

NDLEA Arrests 138 Drug Dealers, Seizes 1,399.7kg Of Drug In Lagos In Four Months

LAGOS APRIL 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has apprehended 138 suspected drug traffickers and seized one thousand, three hundred and ninety-nine kilogrammes More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Suspected Suicide: Navy Rear Admiral Shots Self In Lagos

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Fleet Commander of Western Naval Command (WNC), Rear Admiral Daniel Ikoli, has been found dead at his Apapa, Lagos residence. It is believed that Admiral Ikoli shot himself dead More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017

NDLEA Arrests Grand Mother Muslim Pilgrim With 1.595kg Of Cocaine In Lagos Airport

Omolara with the two parcels of cocaine LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A fifty-seven (57) year-old grandmother, and textile merchant at Balogun market in Lagos has been caught in connection with cocaine smuggling More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

NUJ Mourns Departed Colleague, Calls For Evacuation of Tankers From Roads Leading To Seaports

Late Segun Agbolade (Alias- Efisi LAGOS MARCH 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists has called on the Federal Government to urgently dislodge tankers from the express road More...

By admin On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Police Clamp Down On Naira Notes Hawkers, Arrest Six Women In Lagos

LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian police has started clamping down on those selling Nigeria notes in parties. Six women were arrested by the police in conjunction with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), More...