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By admin On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Navy Declares War On Niger Delta Avengers, As Okowa Sues For Peace

LAGOS NOVEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibo-Ete Ibas, declared on Monday, that the Nigerian Navy had reinforced security measures to combat militancy, insurgency, sea pirates, kidnapping More...

By admin On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Okowa Sets To Abolish Collection of ‘Deve’ In Delta State

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS MARCH 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has disclosed that plans were under way to abolish illegal collection of development levies by communities More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Okowa Warns against Use of Military as Panacea to Niger Delta Crisis

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, has warned against the use of military might in solving the lingering militancy crisis in the Niger Delta region. Okowa said this when he More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Buhari to Visit Niger Delta On Thursday

Buhari LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari will this week make his first visit as president to Nigeria’s oil-producing south, which has been riven by an upsurge in violence from militants, More...

By admin On Sunday, March 6th, 2016

FG Slams Shell, Chevron, Agip, Others N2trn Lawsuit over Alleged Oil Fraud

LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The federal government has reportedly filed lawsuits against multinational oil corporations – Shell, Chevron, Agip and other major oil companies for failing remit N2 trillion More...

By admin On Friday, February 5th, 2016

AMCON Takes Over Aero Contractors, Dissolves Board

LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken over Aero Contractors after dissolving its board of directors. It has also appointed a manager over the affairs of the More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2015

FG Slashes Import Licenses Given To Oil Marketers From 43 To 29

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has issued licenses to import refined petroleum products to 29 major oil marketers in a bid to end the fuel scarcity being witnessed across the country. The More...

By admin On Sunday, October 27th, 2013

$200,000 Paid for Release of Sister of Jonathan’s Aide-MEND

Augusta-Douglas-Ayam_0_0 LAGOS OCTOBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) today said it could authoritatively confirm that the sum of 200,000 US Dollars was paid as ransom More...