Tag archive for ‘Nigerian’
By admin On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Angry Nigerian Slams Senators For Electing Omo Agege Alleged Mace Snatcher

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Nigerian man, Power Osiweghor, has taken Nigerian government to the cleaners, saying rather than punish people who disgrace the country, the leaders of the nation reward them for More...

By admin On Friday, September 1st, 2017
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Eid-el-Kabir: Okowa Salutes Muslims, Urges Nigerians To Shun Hate Speeches

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS SEPTEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has charged Nigerians to shun hate speeches and collaborate with the Government to surmount the plethora of problems More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Troops Take Over Gambian Electoral Commission Offices

LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gambia’s security forces have entered the building of the Independent Electoral Commission, instructed its chairman to leave and barred other employees from entering, according More...

By admin On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

JUST IN: Trump Appoints A Nigerian as Member of His Economic Team

Ogunlesi LAGOS DECEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian-born Adebayo Ogunlesi, who is the chairman of Global Infrastructure Partners, a private equity firm and one of Fortune 500 companies, has been named a member of More...

By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Two Nigerians Arrested with 254 ATM Cards in Thailand

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thailand Police Economic Crime Suppression Division deputy commander Pol Colonel Papatdech Ketpan revealed this on Thursday saying the suspects were apprehended for two separate More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Biafra Activist, Yagozie Eze, Others to Appear in UK Court Over Anti-Buhari’s Protests

Photo: Biafran protester in Lagos holds up banner seeking for Nnamdi Kanu’s release LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY) Biafra activist, Yagozie Eze and Others will be appearing at Westminster Magistrates’ More...

By admin On Monday, August 1st, 2016

Interpol Arrests 40-Years-Old Nigerian Behind $60m Online Global Fraud Network

LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Interpol a forty years old Nigerian simply identified as Mike allegedly behind online fraudulent internet network that had defrauding its victim all over the world a total sum of More...

By admin On Monday, July 25th, 2016

Indian Police Arrest Nigerian for Selling Bitter Kola as Cure for Aids

Bitter Kola LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Local Crime Branch, LCB, Thane Rural in India has arrested a Nigerian national, Uzoma Eleazar, for attempting to sell seeds for the cure of AIDS in an online scam. The More...

By admin On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Miracle: Nigerian Charged with Drug Trafficking in Indonesia, Escapes Death Sentence

LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY0-Arinze Petrus Eneh, 38, was charged with possessing 6.3kg of crystal meth and was sentenced to 20 years in jail on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, even though the prosecutor demanded a death More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Republic of Benin Based Nigerian Applicant Wins N9.3m in Surebet with N500

Wasiu LAGOS JANUARY 19TH *URHOBOTODAY)-Young? Surebet247 will make your dreams come true. Broke? Surebet247 has your back!!!!!! A young Nigerian; Omoniyi Wasiu Oluwadotimi who resides in Cotonou in Benin Republic More...

By admin On Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Helen Mukoro, an Urhobo Woman Running For Presidential Election In Spain (PHOTOS)

Helen Mukoro Presidential poster as seen on the street of Spain LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Urhobo woman from Delta State and Nigerian born Spanish lawyer, Helen Mukoro, has emerged the presidential candidate More...

By admin On Monday, July 6th, 2015

Dangote, Africa’s Richest Man Explains Why He Has Interest in Arsenal

Dangote LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, has disclosed his reason for seeking to acquire a stake in English Premier League team, Arsenal. Few weeks ago, Dangote, 58, attracted More...

By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Nigerian Youths Pledge to Support Buhari on Peace and Security Initiative

LAGOS JULY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A pan-Nigerian youth association that styles itself as Supportive Youths for Change (SYC) has pledged to mobilise youths across the country to support President Mohammadu Buhari’s More...

By admin On Friday, May 29th, 2015

Congratulations, Nigerians, it’s a New Dawn!

By Nelson Ekujumi The June 12 Coalition of Democratic Formations (J12CODEF) with heartfelt gratitude to the Almighty God, would like to use this medium to appreciate the following; Nigerians across ethnic and religious More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Obasanjo, Buhari in another Close Door Meeting

LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari has for the second time since Buhari’s victory, met, this time in Abuja. It is not yet clear what the More...

By admin On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Bama Women, Children ‘Dying’ of Hunger as Boko Haram Tightens Grip on Town

Widows-Orphans-governor-shettima-after-Bama-killings-Borno-state LAGOS SEPTEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of women and children stranded in Bama, one of the towns seized by Boko Haram in Borno State, are dying More...

By admin On Saturday, June 7th, 2014

Dora Akunyili Dies in Indian Hospital

Dora Akunyili LAGOS JUNE 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and former minister of Information Prof. Dora Nkem Akunyili is More...

By admin On Friday, May 30th, 2014

Nigeria Drug Baron Jailed for 27 Years in Cambodia

Precious Chineme Nwoko and hard drugs LAGOS MAY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)- 23 year old Precious Chineme Nwoko has been sentenced to 27 years imprisonment by a Cambodian Court for drug trafficking in Cambodia. Police sources More...

By admin On Monday, May 12th, 2014

Boko Haram Offers to Swap Kidnapped Girls for Prisoners

Boko Haram Leader Shekau LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY) The leader of the Nigerian Islamist rebel group Boko Haram has said he will release more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by his fighters last month in exchange More...

By admin On Saturday, May 10th, 2014

Nigerian Students Frown at the Politization of Abduction of Chibok Girls

Chibok girls LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) Zone B, frowned at the politization of the scenario surrounding the recent abduction of the over 200 school Girls in More...

By admin On Thursday, March 13th, 2014

Northern Elders Reject CONFAB, Declare Conference Illegitimate

LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has dismissed the National Conference, which is planned to commence next week, saying it “lacks a constitutional basis or any form of legitimacy More...

By admin On Monday, February 17th, 2014

T.B. Joshua Replies Pastors Attacking Him, Says they are ‘Discontent People’

Pastor T.B.Joshua LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial Nigerian cleric, TB Joshua has described pastors who constantly attack him as discontented people. The founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, More...

By admin On Thursday, February 6th, 2014

NASS Set to Approve Petroleum Industry Bill

LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives’ Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream oil sector) on Wednesday said that the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) will be passed soon by the National More...

By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Man with Dual Identity Arrested with 107 ATM Cards at Lagos Airport

Funsho Oladimeji Babatunde caught with 107 ATN cards LAGOS JANUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted one hundred and seven (107) Citi Bank credit cards. More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

2015: Jonathan Set Date for Resignation of Orubebe, Other Ministers with Political Ambition

President Goodluck Jonathan (r) and Minister of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan may have given ministers who have political More...