Tag archive for ‘Niger DElta’
Chief Sunny Onuesoke
By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Onuesoke: Senate Approved PIB Bill Is A Fraud On People Of Niger-Delta

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS MAY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has described the Petroleum Industrial Bill (PIB) recently approved by the House of Senate as fraud More...

L-R: Campaign Implementation Advisor, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC), Mrs. Darbuni Maikori; Communications  Manager, Shell Nigeria, Mrs. Sola Abulu and Corporate Media Relations Manager, Mr. Precious Okolobo.
By admin On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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‘Shell Contributes $29bn to Nigerian Purse Between 2012–2016’

L-R: Campaign Implementation Advisor, Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC), Mrs. Darbuni Maikori; Communications Manager, Shell Nigeria, Mrs. Sola Abulu and Corporate Media Relations Manager, Mr. More...

Buhari
By admin On Saturday, May 6th, 2017
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N’Delta: Succour As Buhari Releases N30bn To Ex-Militants. Plans To Release N5bn More

Buhari LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- There seems to be relief as the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari released an additional N30 billion to step-up the Amnesty Programme in the oil rich but impoverished More...

NIGER DELTA EX MILITANTS
By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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Niger-Delta: Ex-Militants Disrupt NDDC Programme

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some ex-agitators in the Niger Delta on Tuesday disrupted a hearing organised by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to investigate allegations of corruption and racketeering More...

Vice President Yemi Osibanjo
By admin On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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N’Delta: FG Orders Contractors to Return to Site Or Face Prosecution

Vice President Yemi Osibanjors,Yemi Osibanjo,EFCC LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has issued a new set of directives in its bid to accelerate the implementation of the Buhari administration’s More...

Vice President Osinbajo and some Niger Delta leaders during one of his peace meetings......
By admin On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
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Mr. President Meeting with Niger- Delta Region Stakeholders: Hope For Minorities?

Vice President Osinbajo and some Niger Delta leaders during one of his peace meetings…… By Samuel Orovwuje LAGOS MARCH 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The various fine points and strategic engagements by the Acting More...

JTF
By admin On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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JTF Intensifies Raid on Sponsors of Crude Oil Theft, Destroys 80 Illegal Refineries

By Amos Okioma, Yenagoa. Worried by rampant oil theft in the Niger Delta, troops of joint operation Delta Safe have intensified raids operation against crude oil theft as 80 illegal refineries were destroyed More...

BUHARI AND TOMPOLO
By admin On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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N’Delta: Buhari Orders Army To Return ‘Egbesu Spiritual’ Sword

LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate return of the Egbesu golden sword seized by the Nigerian Army last year to Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South Local Government More...

Dr Dakuku Peterside
By admin On Saturday, February 11th, 2017
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NIMASA: N’Delta Group Slams Dakuku Peterside For Refusing To Fund Maritime University

Dr Dakuku Peterside LAGOS FEBRUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Niger Delta Indigenous Movement for Radical Change (NDIMRC) has slammed the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration More...

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By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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N’Delta Amnesty Beneficiaries to Kick Off First Ever Automobile Assembly Plant In Nigeria

LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Niger Delta Amnesty beneficiaries are part of workers expected to kick off a propose first class automobile industry in Bayelsa State. Bayelsa State Government, Presidential More...

Former President Goodluck Jonathan
By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Goodluck Jonathan: True, Fiscal Federalism Is The Only Option To Niger-Delta Crisis

Former President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Goodluck Jonathan says the only option that will solve the agitation in the Niger Delta is true and fiscal federalism as practiced More...

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By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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N’Delta: Boroh, Entourage Storm Tompolo’s Community Ahead of Vice President’s Visit

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In his efforts to prepare for the Vice President visit to Niger Delta, the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta Affairs and Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, More...

Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osibanjo
By admin On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Nigeria Vice President, Osinbajo to Lead FG Fact-Finding Team to N’Delta Areas

Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osibanjo LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Presidency has constituted a fact-finding team, headed by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, to traverse the beleaguered area More...

Buhari
By admin On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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MEND Joins ‘Wailing Wailers’, Passes Vote of No Confidence on Buhari

Buhari LAGOS JANUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta [MEND] has joined the popular ‘wailing wailers’ and has currently passed a vote of no confidence on President Muhammadu More...

Buhari
By admin On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Attack On Oil Facilities: Buhari Begs N’Delta Militants For Negotiation

Buhari LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday appealed to the Niger Delta militants destroying oil installations in the region to sheath their swords and come for negotiation with More...

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By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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Urhobo Youths Summit and Matters Arising in Niger Delta

By Sunny Awhefeada LAGOS OCTOBER 26TTH (URHOBOTODAY)-Come Saturday 29 October 2016, Urhobo youths will gather in Warri for the Urhobo youth summit organized by the youth wing of the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU). More...

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege
By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2016
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Omo-Agege Under Attack over Comment on FG Non-Development of Niger Delta

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator representing Delta Central senatorial district, Delta State, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has come under attack by a group under the aegis of Niger-Delta More...

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By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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N’Delta: Army Officers Fingered In Oil Rackets, Extortion of Truck Owners

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Events surrounding a recent seizure of three fuel laden Mack tankers by army men of 3rd Battalion stationed at Warri, Delta State, their consequent alleged attempt at extorting More...

Victor Attah
By admin On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
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Ex-Gov. Attah Slams NDDC, S-South Governors for Underdevelopment In N/Delta

Victor Attah LAGOS SEPTEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Erstwhile Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, has berated the Niger Delta Development Commission for the poor state and underdevelopment of the Niger More...

Niger Delta Amnesty Boss, Paul Boroh
By admin On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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How Buhari’s Aide, Paul Boro Defrauds N’Delta Amnesty Students $.7m

Niger Delta Amnesty Boss, Paul Boroh LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Facts have begun to emerge on how the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) and Special Adviser to the President on Niger More...

OKOWA
By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Okowa Warns against Use of Military as Panacea to Niger Delta Crisis

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, has warned against the use of military might in solving the lingering militancy crisis in the Niger Delta region. Okowa said this when he More...

Goodluck Jonathan
By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Onuesoke Attacks Masari for Criticising Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has reiterated that former President Goodluck Jonathan was More...

ARMY
By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Operation Crocodile Smile: Food, Transportation Crises Hit Delta, Bayelsa

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)—Several riverine communities, including Oporoza and Ogulagha in Delta State, and Ezetu, Aggeh and others in Bayelsa State, have been struck by food and transportation crises More...

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli
By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Olu of Warri Distances Itsekiri Nation From Clark Stakeholders’ Meeting

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, on Thursday distanced the Itsekiri nation from the Chief Edwin Clark-led pan Niger Delta coastal states stakeholders’ More...

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By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Urhobo Militants Declare ‘Operation Crocodile Tears’, Blow Up Oil Pipeline

LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At a time when Niger Delta Avengers have declared an end to attacks in the region, an Urhobo militant group, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Movement, NDGJM, has on Tuesday blown up More...