Tag archive for ‘Niger DElta’
By admin On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
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Uduaghan Promises To Involve Youths In Security Of Oil Installations, Communities

Uduaghan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has promised to involve youths in the security of oil installations as well as their communities. He equally promised More...

By admin On Thursday, September 6th, 2018
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N-Delta Group Condemns New Plot To Blackmail Ibe-Kachikwu

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH(URHOBOTODAY)-A pro- Niger Delta group, the Niger Delta Oil Communities Agenda NIDOCA, has advised persons being sponsored to smear the image and reputation of Minister of State for More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
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Informant Reveals Why He Instigates Police Raid On E.K.Clark’s Residence

The informant, Ismail Yakubu, narrated how he instigated the raid on the residence of the elder statesman and Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark, by armed policemen LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An informant, Ismail More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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Why I Dump PDP For APC-Uduaghan

Uduaghan LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan has formally announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives More...

By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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How Amnesty Programme Aid Fuel Production To 2.2m Barrel Per Day

Amnesty Boss Dokubo By Barr. Mary Oyibocha –Agbajoh LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is on record that the unrest in the Niger Delta Region before 2008 has lead to the low production of oil in the region . This More...

By admin On Sunday, July 8th, 2018
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Presidential Amnesty Programme: Empowering Niger Delta Youths With Quality Education

Prof. Charles Dokubo By Onesirosan Agbajoh LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Presidential Amnesty programme for the people of Niger Delta today, has become a Success Story and a pointer to the fact that Nigerian More...

By admin On Sunday, June 10th, 2018
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Niger Delta: No Trace Of $10b Infrastructure Fund-Stakeholders

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Close to two years after the Federal Government launched the $10b Infrastructure Fund to stimulate development in the Niger Delta, there is no trace of the fund anywhere.In More...

By admin On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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Two Modular Refineries’ll Begin Operations In N’Delta Next Year

Ibe Kachikwu LAGOS MAY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two modular refineries in the Niger Delta will commence operations in the next one year, the Federal Government announced on Wednesday. It also stated that a directive was More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
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Nigerian Students, NUPENG Accuse FG Of Neglecting FUPRE

LAGOS APRIL 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)The Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE) in Delta State is being under-funded by the Federal Government. The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), and the More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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Boko Haram: Ijaw Youths Kick Against Approval Of $1bn For Military

LAGOS APRIL 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw of the Niger Delta have kicked against the Federal Government’s approval of $1 billion for the purchase of military equipment to combat Boko Haram in the North East. In More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
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Buhari Fires Paul Boroh, Appoints Dokubo As New Amnesty Program Boss

Paul Boroh LAGOS MARCH 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo as the new Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme for former Niger More...

By admin On Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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Buhari Receives Olu Of Warri, Accuses Sagay Of Stepping On Toes

LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari says Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption, is stepping on many toes in the bid to defend his administration. He More...

By admin On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Energy Impact Investor, All On Seals Three Off-Grid Investments For Niger Delta

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigerian off-grid energy investment company, All On, has announced financial close with three firms for accelerated access to affordable and sustainable energy sources in the More...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...