Tag archive for ‘Protest’
By admin On Thursday, August 1st, 2019
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Protesting Sapele-Okpe Women Ground Fort Oil Activities

LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The women of Sapele Okpe Community and Sapele Okpe Community Land Trust Association, Delta State, have grounded activities at Forte Oil Nigeria Limited, Sapele branch over what they More...

By admin On Saturday, July 6th, 2019
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Protesting Fulani Herdsmen Shut Down Asaba-Benin Expressway

LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Issele-Asaba junction on the Asaba-Benin Expressway was on Friday blocked by Fulani herdsmen who were protesting the killing of the driver of a truck conveying cattle on Thursday More...

By admin On Thursday, July 4th, 2019
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Protesters Shut Down Effurun, Warri, Over Electricity Black Out (SEE VIDEO)

LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of residents in Warri, Effurun and environs on Wednesday blocked the Effurun Roundabout, the gateway to the twin city of Warri and Effurun to protest against what they described More...

By admin On Saturday, May 25th, 2019
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Ijaw Monarch, Subjects Shut down Agip Station In Burutu

LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Traditioal ruler of Tuomo federated community in Burutu Local Government area, Delta state, Chief Gimba Tamani, yesterday, led his subjects to lay siege to the Nigeria Agip Oil Company, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
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Protesters Demand Removal Of Mike Igini As Akwa-Ibom INEC REC

Mike Igini LAGOS FEBRUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of protesters converged on the Akwa Ibom State headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday, demanding for the removal of More...

By admin On Monday, January 14th, 2019
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Delta: One Shot As Women, Youths Protest Alleged Invasion By 100 Herdsmen

LAGOS JANUARY 14H (NEWSRANGERS)-One person has been shot while several others sustained various degrees of injuries during a protest by youths and women from Agadama community in Ughelli North local government More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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Delta: Abraka Prostitutes Protest Police Crack Down On Yahoo Boys, Ritualists

LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Commercial sex workers in Abraka community in Delta State on Monday blamed the current low patronage in their sex trade on the crack down on ritualists including ‘Yahoo, Yahoo More...

By admin On Friday, November 9th, 2018
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My Travail Taught Me Great Lessons, But I’ll Continue To Protest – Ibori

Chief James Ibori LAGOS NOVEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-James Ibori, former governor of Delta State, has disclosed that his corruption trial has taught him incredible lessons that he could not have learnt in any institution More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Angry Delta Youths Storm Seplat, Threaten To Shut Down Operations

LAGOS MAY 30TH (NEWRANGERS)– Members of Okpe Youth Council (OYC) on Tuesday stormed the Sapele base of Seplat Petroleum Development Company Ltd to protest the company’s alleged failure to contribute to the More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Delta Polls: Protesting APC Women Shut Down Okpe, Storm Delta Speaker’s Home With Casket

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of protesting members of Delta State All Progressives Congress, (APC), mainly women on Wednesday, shut down activities at Okpe Local Government Secretariat, of the state, More...

By admin On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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Sapele Market Women Protest Delta Govt, LG Allocation Of Shops To Politicians

FILE PHOTO LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group of market women, yesterday in Sapele, protested the re-allocation of 1,532 units of newly-built stores at the Sapele Main Market along the Decima Road, which was More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Mosogar Community Accuses BEDC Of Collecting N12m Without Restoring Electricity Supply

LAGOS OCTOBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY))-Mosagar Community in Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State has accused the Benin Electricity Distribution Company, (BEDC) of collecting the sum of N12,000,000,00 (Twelve More...

By admin On Sunday, October 15th, 2017
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Protesting Okada Riders Shut Down Ughelli Over Alleged Vigilante’s Extortion

LAGOS OCTOBER 15TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The peaceful atmosphere in Ughelli, the headquarters of Ughelli North Local Government area of Delta State was disrupted recently when commercial motorcycle riders, otherwise known More...

By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Women Stage Peaceful Protest Over Attack On Melaye

Melaye LAGOS APRIL 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of women on Saturday staged a peaceful protest in Aiyetoro-Gbede, Ijumu Local Government of Kogi, over the reported attempt to kill Sen. Dino Melaye, on April 15. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Custom: ‘Hameed Ali Must Go’ Protests Rock Onitsha

LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Anti-Hameed Ali protests are on-going in major streets of Onitsha, in Anambra State. The protesters are alleging disrespect of the National Assembly by the Comptroller-General of More...

By admin On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Protesting Workers Shut Down Radio Bayelsa Over Excesses of General Manager

Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma, Yenagoa LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)- Labour unions in the Bayelsa State Broadcasting Corporation under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Journalists More...

By admin On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Protest Rocks Sango Ota as Customs Men Burgle Shops, Seize 4,550 Bags of Rice

Custom Boss Hameed Alli LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Rice sellers in Sango Market, in the Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State on Wednesday blocked the Temidire end of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway More...

By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Hundreds Of Thousands Iranians Take To the Street In Protest Against Trump, US

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Iranians took to the streets on Friday to protest against America and its newly-elected president Donald Trump, according to state TV. Hundreds of thousands reportedly swore their More...

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...

By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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HURIWA Urges Civil Societies to Shun Protest Against Uduaghan, Describes Co-ordinators as “Blackmailers”

Uduaghan LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A frontline pro-democracy and Non-Governmental Organization, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, has raised the alarm over some mushroom but politically motivated More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Obama Breaks Silence, Backs Protesters Oppose To Trump Immigration Order

Obama LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (RHOBOTODAY)— Former President Barack Obama praised protesters who amassed across the country in opposition to President Donald Trump’s immigration orders, breaking his silence on More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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DESOPADEC Staff Go Naked in Protest of Non-Payment of End of Year Bonuses

LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some workers of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) stripped naked on Monday, January 9, to protest the non-payment of their bonuses by the commission. The More...

By admin On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Police Beef Up Security In Washington as Anarchists Threaten to Disrupt Trump Inauguration

Donald Trump LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Anarchist groups have threatened to shut down Republican Donald Trump’s swearing-in as U.S. president, but police in Washington said on Friday they believe the More...

By admin On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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6,000 March in Los Angeles in Fifth Day Of Anti-Trump Protest

Protesters gather on the steps of City Hall in downtown Los Angeles. (Deborah Netburn / Los Angeles Times) LAGOS NOVEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)Thousands of marchers took to the streets of Los Angeles on Saturday More...

By admin On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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#EdoElection: Protesters Besiege Benin INEC Office as Obaseki Emerges Governor Elect

PDP protesters in front of Edo State INEC office LAGOS SEPTEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Edo State are presently protesting at the office of Independent National Electoratl Commission, More...