Tag archive for ‘Lagos’
By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

By admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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NDLEA Aborts Attempt To Export 26.2kg Of Hard Drug Conceal In Ladies’ Shoes To Tanzania (PHOTOS)

female foot wears used to conceal ephedrine LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have prevented the illicit exportation of 26.2kg of ephedrine to Tanzania, More...

By admin On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Fleeing Drug Barons Abandon 6.158kg Of Heroin In Lagos Airport

LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have discovered 6.158kg of heroin abandoned at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos by suspected More...

By admin On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Boat Operators Fault NIMASA Ban of 200HP Boat Engines

Dr Dakuku Peterside, DG of NIMASA LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Association of Boats and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWTON) on Wednesday decried the ban of the use of 200 horse power (HP) engines More...

By admin On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Lagos Police Dock Female Banker For Brutalizing DPO

LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Divisional Police Officer, DPO of Ebute-Ero division, Lagos SP Sina Olunlade has been hospitalized after been attacked and brutalized by Adaobi Obi, a banker in Lagos. The More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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Despite Heavy Police Presence, Charly Boy, Saharareporters Publisher, Sheyi Law Join #iStandWithNigeria Protest

Charlyboy, Sowore and others join the protest in Lagos LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite heavy police presence, personalities like, Charles Oputa, aka, Charly Boy, comedian Sheyi Law and SaharaReporters publisher, More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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#IStandWithNigeria Protest Ongoing In Lagos Without 2face

LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite the withdrawal of 2face Idibia from the proposed protest against the Buhari-led government which has implemented series of economic policies that have not yet given a headway More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Nigerian Panic Over Customs’ Seizure Of 661 Pump-Action Rifles

LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-– As the nation reels under the weight of arms proliferation leading to various insurgencies, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Monday said it intercepted a Mack truck carrying More...

By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Suicide: Wife of Naval Personal Drinks ’Otapiapia’ to Terminate Her Life

A female committing suicide by drinking a bottle of poison- FILE PHOTO LAGOS JANUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The wife of a Naval Rating was reported to have committed suicide in Igando, a Lagos suburb after allegedly More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Africa’s Richest Man, Dangote Sets Up $100m Vehicle Assembly Plant in Lagos

Aliko Dangote LAGOS JANUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dangote Industries, the conglomerate controlled by Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, is establishing a $100 million truck assembly plant in Lagos in a move that More...

By admin On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Sahara Reporters Publisher in Police Net

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara Reporters, is currently in detention at the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) in Panti, Lagos. He was arrested in Ikeja and taken More...

By admin On Saturday, December 24th, 2016
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Kidnappers of God is Good Motors’s Three Female Passengers Demand N5m Ransom

LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Abductors of three female passengers of God Is Good Motors have demanded for ransom of N5m before their abductors will be release. Information shared via Ms. Obot’s phone More...