Tag archive for ‘Nigeria’
KIDNAPPERS 2
By admin On Sunday, February 26th, 2017
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Nigerian Kidnappers Demand $200,000 for Release of Abducted German Scientists

LAGOS FENRUARY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Kidnappers are demanding a ransom of 60 million naira (about $200,000) for a German archaeologist and his associate abducted this week from a northern Nigerian village, a worker More...

A general view of the headquarters of South Africa's MTN Group in Johannesburg
By admin On Friday, February 24th, 2017
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Xenophobia: Protesters Vandalise, Shut Down MTN Head Office in Abuja

A general view of the headquarters of South Africa’s MTN Group in Johannesburg LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigerian protesters vandalised the head office of South African mobile phone giant MTN More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Xenophobia: Nigeria Urges Africa Union To Intervene Over ‘South Africa Killings’

File Photo LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigeria on Monday urged the African Union to step in to stop what it said were “xenophobic attacks” on its citizens and other Africans in South Africa. The More...

NAIRA NOTES
By admin On Thursday, February 16th, 2017
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Naira In Coma, Crashes To N510 To 1 Dollar

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The free fall of Naira at the foreign exchange market entered another fresh climax in the afternoon of Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Business Post reports that the local currency More...

PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke
By admin On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Onuesoke Backs Junaid Mohammed’s Calls On Presidency to Open Up On Buhari’s Health

PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS FEBRUARY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and Delta State PDP Governorship aspirant in 2007 general election, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has supported More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Nigeria Military Save Young Female Suicide Bomber, Kill Another

LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian troops on Tuesday saved the life of a young woman strapped with explosives and killed another suicide bomber, apparently primed by Boko Haram Islamic extremists to attack More...

PROTEST LAGOS
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...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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Ibori Travails Linger On as UK Insists On Confiscation of Assets Despite Release

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The British Government has made it clear, that they intend to continue with the legal process to confiscate James Ibori’s assets, despite his return to Nigeria. Hide More...

Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former governor of Delta State waving to friends, kinsmen and political associates on arrival at hos country home, Oghara, Delta State on Saturday, February 4, 2017
By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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DSS Reveals Why It Met With James Ibori

Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former governor of Delta State waving to friends, kinsmen and political associates on arrival at hos country home, Oghara, Delta State on Saturday, February 4, 2017 LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH More...

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By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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#IStandWithNigeria Rally Must Hold On Monday Without Tuface- Group Insists

LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Just as at when Nigerians were giving up about the proposed national protest because of Tuface Idibia withdrawal, Group under the aegis of Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy More...

IBORI ARRIVAL
By admin On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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JUST IN: Ibori Arrives in Nigeria, Head to His Hometown, Oghara

Former governor of Delta state, James Onanefe Ibori has returned to Nigeria. He arrived early today in Abuja and is expected to arrive his hometown Oghara later. Several sources said Ibori, fondly called by his More...

Buhari and Obasanjo
By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Obasanjo: Those Wishing Buhari Dead Are Callous, Wicked and Treacherous

Buhari and Obasanjo LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has reacted to the rumour that President Muhammadu Buhari had died describing those peddling the rumour as wicked. Since 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...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Ibori Indicates Interest of Political Comeback in Nigerian Politics

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief James Ibori, former Delta State governor, who on Tuesday won another victory at a London court, has signaled a possible political comeback in the country. “What More...

Chief James Ibori homeward bound
By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Ibori Finally Regains ‘Total Freedom’ as London Court Orders his Return To Nigeria

Chief James Ibori homeward bound LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)– A London court has cleared the path for a former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori to return to Nigeria having served out his jail term More...

Masaba and his wives
By admin On Sunday, January 29th, 2017
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Nigerian Islamic Preacher With Eighty Six Wives Dies at 93

Masaba and his wives LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigeria’s most famous Muslim polygamist and Islamic preacher, Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar Masaba, who shot into prominence with his large army of wives numbering More...

This President Muhammadu Buhari enjoying  vacation in London.....
By admin On Saturday, January 28th, 2017
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Nigerian Ex-Minister, Gbagi Condemns Negative Media Report on Buhari’s Death

This President Muhammadu Buhari enjoying vacation in London….. LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian former Minister for Education and a leading private sector entrepreneur Olorogo Kenneth Gbagi has More...

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By admin On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Jubilation Trail Barrow’s Triumphant Entry Into Gambia

Barrow-man-of-the-people- LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Adama Barrow returned home to Banjul, Gambia on Thursday, to the warm welcome of a jubilant crowd of Gambians and foreign diplomats in the country. Barrow More...

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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...