Tag archive for ‘Nigerians’
By admin On Wednesday, November 18th, 2015
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50m Nigerians Do Not Have Access to Toilet-UNICEF

Nigerians excreting in public place LAGOS NOVEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Lack of access to toilets is endangering millions of the world’s poorest children, UNICEF said today, pointing to emerging evidence of More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Don’t Mislead Us, Minister Warns Staff of N-Delta Ministry

LAGOS NOVEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)—The new Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Uguru and his Minister of State, Cladius Daramola, yesterday, assumed duties with a warning to staff of the ministry not More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Fulfill Your Promise of N5, 000 Stipends, Free Meal to School Children, Aisha Buhari Tells APC

Aisha Buhari LAGOS NOVEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Abuja – The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has appealed to the ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), not to renege on its campaign promise of paying More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2015

Buhari Makes ‘U Turn’, Says Boko Haram’ll Last Beyond December

Buhari LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari says desperate actions like detonation of Improvised Explosive Devices are likely to take a longer time to eradicate even as his administration’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
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2015 Nigeria National Carnival Gets Royal Father’s Blessing

Olowu of Owu with Carnival’S Artistic Director, Mr. Biodun Abe and Okenla LAGOS OCTOBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Organizers of the Abuja Carnival now known as the Nigeria National Carnival has revealed that the More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Catholic Bishop Advises Buhari against Using EFCC, ICPC, Others for Selfish Gains

Joseph Bagobiri LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Catholic Bishop and representative of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, used his Independence anniversary message last week to slam Nigerian political and More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Balarabe Musa, Nwaobushi Bemoan Buhari’s Ministerial List

Buhari’s Ministerial list LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Kaduna state governor, Balarabe Musa, has expressed his disappointment over the ministerial list President Buhari sent to the senate for screening. More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Mama Awolowo Burial: FRSC Promises to Provide Adequate Traffic Management

HID Awolowo LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Boboye Oyeyemi has assured the Awolowo family that the Corps is determined to provide adequate traffic management More...

By admin On Sunday, October 4th, 2015

Tension Grips Dieziani’s Allies over Her Travail in London

Allison-Madueke LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is a lot of tension among Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s ministers, allies and some APC members as former Petroleum minister, Dieziani Allison-Madueke More...

By admin On Sunday, October 4th, 2015

PDP Condemns Abuja Blast, Urges FG to Do Less Talk, Focus on Military Intelligence Gathering

LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned Friday’s bombing in Nyanya and Kuje areas of Abuja, Nigeria, describing the act as barbaric and cowardly. PDP’s National Publicity More...

By admin On Friday, October 2nd, 2015

There are No Exciting Names in Buhari’s Speculated Ministerial List-Odumakin

LAGOS OCTOBER 2ND (URHOBOPublicity Secretary of the Yoruba Socio-political group, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari should have submitted the names of ministerial nominees at Eagle More...

By admin On Thursday, September 10th, 2015

800 Nigerians Killed in 100 Days of Buhari’s Presidency- Report

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Buharimeter, a platform monitoring the implementation of the electoral promises of President Muhammadu Buhari, has reported that about 800 Nigerians were murdered by the extremist More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

10 Cases of Looting Buhari Can’t Ignore

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as spine-chilling and mind-boggling the massive looting of the nation’s treasury by public officials, More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Nigerians Impatient for Oil Sector Anti-Graft Reforms

LAGOS AUGUST 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointment of a Harvard-educated lawyer to run the state oil company demonstrates his anti-corruption resolve — but only More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Ali Baba, Gordons, Bovi Lead Others to Urhobo, Isoko Comedy Show

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Niger Delta people of Urhobo and Isoko extraction have teamed up with Africa Travel Times to host an epoch making event; an evening of entertainment featuring comedy, music, cultural More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Boko Haram’ll Be Defeated within 18 Months or Less- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari (l) and US Secretary of States John Kerry during press briefing LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said Tuesday a multinational African force will be More...

By admin On Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Anti-Igbo Comments: Radio Biafra Lied Against Me-Buhari

Buhari LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Claims that President Buhari made anti-Igbo comments during an interview on the BBC Hausa Service are lies, according to a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant on More...

By admin On Saturday, July 4th, 2015

Nigerians Condemn Buhari’s Lopsided Appointments, Advise Him to Respect Principle of Federal Character

Buhari LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerians especially those from the Southern part of the country on Friday, expressed concern over the appointments made so far by President Muhammadu Buhari. They said the appointments More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Adesina Debunks Media Report on Buhari, Says He is Getting Better at 72

]President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS JUNE 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina has debunked media report that Buhari was reported to have said More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Nigerians’ll Soon Experience the Benefits of My Reforms in the Oil Industry-Allison-Madueke

Mrs Deziani Allison-Madueke If you will recall, Urhobotoday has publish part one and two of series of interview conducted on the former Minister of Ministry of Petroleum, Mrs. Deziane Allison-Madueke. In the last More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Aisha Buhari Wears N10m Wrist Watch to Husband’s Inauguration

Mrs Aisha Buhari and her N10M wrist watch LAGOS JUNE 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Investigations on Monday revealed that Aisha Buhari, wife of the President of Nigeria wore a Cartier Baignoire Folle 18-Carat White Gold Diamond More...

By admin On Monday, May 25th, 2015

Stop Embarrassing Nigerians in Foreign Country, PDP Warns Buhari

Buhari waiting outside to meet Cameron LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday expressed concern and disappointment over the apparent snub by the president-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Onuesoke Advises Buhari to Concentrate on Implementation of Campaign Promises

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has appealed to President-Elect, Muhammadu Buhari to talk less and concentrate on how More...

By admin On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Kokori Advises Buhari to Start with Prosecuting and Jailing Treasury Looters

Ovie Kokori LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Human rights activist, Chief Frank Kokori, has advised the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to start his administration by prosecuting and jailing looters immediately after More...

By admin On Thursday, May 7th, 2015
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Fulfill Promise to Fight Corruption or Nigerians’ll Push You Out Within Six Months, Ex-Minister, Gbagi Tells Buhari

Gbagi By Michael Peters from London LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Minister of Education, Chief Kenneth Gbagi has enjoined Nigerian President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari to keep to his promise to fight corruption, More...