Tag archive for ‘Nigeria’
ohaneze-Ndigbo
By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Igbo Group Commends Ohanaeze For the Successful Election of New Executive

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The World Igbo Summit Group has commended OhanaezeNdigbo on the successful conduct of its election that saw the emergence of a former Minister of Information, Chief NniaNwodo as More...

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By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Fighting Nigeria Economy Recession With Borrowing, Budgeting

Director Debt Management Office, Dr Abraham Nwankwo LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has unveiled a three-year Debt Management Strategy (DMS) in a bid to rejuvenate the economy and fund the More...

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan
By admin On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Jonathan Denies Kickbacks Report, Says He Has No Bank Account, Aircraft, Estate Outside Nigeria

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS JANURY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Goodluck Jonathan has denied receiving kickbacks from Italian oil giant ENI. Jonathan who reacted to the trending stories making the More...

Hameed Ali
By admin On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Nigeria Custom Records Drop in Revenue in 2016

Hameed Ali LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite increased cover age and tariff, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) recorded a drop in revenue in its 2016 operations. The revenue was N898.67 billion as against More...

President of Urhobo Democratic Assembly, Olorogun Arthur Akpowowo with  Chief James Ibori in London
By admin On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Urhobo Democratic Assembly Demands Final Return of Ibori, Lauds Taiga’s Election

President of Urhobo Democratic Assembly, Olorogun Arthur Akpowowo with Chief James Ibori in London LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Urhobo Democratic Assembly (UDA) has demanded for the More...

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By admin On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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“Happy New Year, Please Can We Have a Separate Ministry For Youth?”,

By Oghenechovwen Oghenekevwe LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I am almost at the end of my teenage life and I have never being actively involved in sports, asides from mind sports during free time. When it comes More...

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By admin On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Consumers Groan as FG Hikes Cost of Cooking Gas

LAGOS JABUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Consumers of the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) also known as cooking gas in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Friday decried an abrupt increase in the cost of re-filling the More...

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By admin On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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2017: Oil, Stocks, Naira, Tumble on First Trading Day

LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The key indexes of crude oil, stocks and naira for brighter economy for Nigeria started the 2017 trading day on a negative note, figures have shown. The much-talked about crude More...

Shies containing cocaine
By admin On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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Motorcycle Spare Parts Dealer Arrested with Cocaine Worth £3.5m Hidden in Shoes at Abuja Airport

Shies containing cocaine LAGOS JANUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Officers of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Abuja have discovered parcels of whitish substance More...

Chief james Ibori
By admin On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Was James Ibori’s Incarceration a Conspiracy?

Chief james Ibori By Ted Ochuko Arayki LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Let me start with this quote from OgheneochukomeLolodi. “We will not throw our own under the bus while you elevate your own thieves More...

Chief James Ibori just released from UK prison
By admin On Friday, December 23rd, 2016
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Ibori Faces Two Obstacles Before He Can Return to Nigeria

Chief James Ibori just released from UK prison DECEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-LAGOS DECJames Onanefe Ibori, former Delta State governor who was released from a UK prison on Wednesday, is still facing two obstacles More...

Atiku Abubakar
By admin On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
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2019 :Group Backs Abubakar Atiku on Restructuring of Nigeria

Atiku Abubakar By Amos Okioma. LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Contrary to wild fears that have been expressed by Northern elites and their Southern counterparts that the restructuring of Nigeria as been advocated More...

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By admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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FG To Issue New Oil License to Fund 2017 Budget

LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government will issue new oil licences as part of efforts to explore new streams of revenues to fund the 2017 budget, an official has said. The Minister of Budget and More...

The bag of ephedrine
By admin On Monday, December 12th, 2016
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NDLEA Intercepts Hard Drugs worth N4bn at Lagos Airport Hidden in Hair Attachment

The bag of ephedrine LAGOS DECEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah (retd) said that the Agency’s More...

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By admin On Saturday, December 10th, 2016
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Two Female Suicide Bombers Kill 30 in North East Nigeria

File Photo LAGOS DECEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTOAY)-Two women suicide bombers blew themselves up at a bustling market in northeast Nigeria’s Madagali town on Friday morning, killing at least 30 people and wounding More...

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun
By admin On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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FG Appoints Transaction Parties for Execution of Eurobond Programme

Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun LAGOS DECEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun on Wednesday at the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presented a Memorandum seeking More...

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By admin On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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EU Earmarks 20m Euro for Construction of Markets, Warehouses in Borno, Delta States

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The European Union (EU) on Monday pledged its support for the ongoing efforts of the Federal Government to rebuild some parts of the North East and Niger Delta regions by earmarking More...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Prosecuting Ibori in Nigeria is Unconstitutional and Human Right Abuse- Itse Sagay

Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As rumour making the rounds about the retrial of Former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori in Nigeria after serving his jail term in United Kingdom, Chairman More...

A seven years old lynched by angry mob in Lagos recently.....
By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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Nigeria, A Nation’s Deadened Conscience

A seven years old lynched by angry mob in Lagos recently….. By Sunny Awhefeada LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A seven year old boy was recently lynched in Lagos State for stealing garri. The incident provoked More...

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By admin On Thursday, November 24th, 2016
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Nigeria Military Kills 150 Pro-Biafra Separatists-Amnesty International Alleged

LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s military has killed at least 150 peaceful protesters in a “chilling campaign” to repress renewed demands to create a breakaway state of Biafra in the More...

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By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Ogoni Communities Drag Shell to Court in UK for ‘Decades of Oil Spills’ in Nigeria

LAGOS NOVEMVER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, leader of Nigeria’s Ogale people, unpacked four bottles of water from his homeland and lined them up on a table to show why his subjects are suing More...

Muhammadu Bbuhari
By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Junaid Mohammed Slams Buhari for Dreaming about 2019

Muhammadu Bbuhari LAGOS NOVEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Second Republic lawmaker, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, has described the government of President Muhammadu Buhari as shameless for saying Nigerians will rally behind the More...

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By admin On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Senate Oppose Law to Jail FOREX Hoarders, Says Law Will Distract Foreign Investors

nt, LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Senate on Monday vowed to oppose recommendation by the Nigerian Law Reform Commission for a review of the Nigerian Foreign Exchange Act in order to empower the Central Bank More...

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By admin On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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FG Proposes Law to Jail Foreign Currency Hoarders

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Federal government has proposed an amendment to the Foreign-Exchange Act to enable the imprisonment of anyone who holds foreign currencies, especially the dollar, for more than More...

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By admin On Saturday, November 19th, 2016
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Jonathan Receives Hero’s Welcome in Sokoto, As Group Calls For Buhari Resignation

LAGOS NOVEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former president, Goodluck Jonathan received a hero’s welcome when he visited Sokoto state to pay a condolence visit to the family of Ibrahim Dasuki on Thursday, November 17. The More...