Tag archive for ‘Ogogoro’
By admin On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Delta Court Jails Father, Son 26 Years For Selling ‘Ogogoro’

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court, sitting in Asaba, Delta State on Tuesday sentenced a 58-year old man, Isaac Uti and his son, Jonathan (29) for dealing on ethanol, popularly known as Ogogoro. The More...

By admin On Thursday, January 28th, 2016

2 Die, 3 Hospitalised after Consuming ‘Ogogoro’ in Edo State

LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two persons have died after consuming some quantity of locally-brewed gin popularly called “Ogogoro’’, believed to have been contaminated. Three persons were hospitalised More...

By admin On Sunday, October 4th, 2015

Warri Cleric Expresses Dismay over Continuous Consumption of ‘Ogogoro’ in Delta State

LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite the known harms of ogogoro and the Federal Government’s ban on its public sales and consumption, the locally made alcoholic drink is still flourishing as a favourite in More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

“I Am Scared of Going to Rehab, Enjoy Ogogoro” – Majek Fashek

Majek Fashek LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Reggae star, Majek Fashek who is currently struggling with drug addiction says he is scared of going to rehab after his last experience in America. According to the singer More...

By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

Ogogoro Ban: An Indirect Way to Sabotage N’Delta Economy

Ogogoro brewers in Niger Delta region By Mozimo Beke LAGOS JULY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-While the person or group of persons that are unqualified brewers of the ogogoro locally made gin that could have ventured into the More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

‘Ogogoro’ Killer Gin, Spread to Delta, Kills Two in Kwale

Ogogoro hawkers LAGOS JUNE 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Local gin known as ‘Ogogoro’ has started spreading to other states in Nigeria after killing no fewer than 38 in Rivers states. Report has it that despite government’s More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
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It’s Criminal to Consume Unregistered Brew Gin, Ogogoro, Kparaga, Bitter in Nigeria

It is now criminal to consume this brand of local gin in Nigeria LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Any one caught comsuming local made gin, popularly known as “Ogogoro or Kparaga or Kaikai”, will be charged to court More...

By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Rivers Govt Bans Consumption of ‘Ogogoro’ as Dog Meat, Ogogoro Death Toll Rises to 32

LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Rivers State government has banned the consumption of local gin popularly called Ogogoro, following the death of about 32 persons, 15 from Bonny Island and Woji in Obio/Akpor Local More...