Tag archive for ‘Protest’
By admin On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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Ijaw Youths Protest Against Appointment Of Itsekiri Man As Ogbeh-Ijoh Market Master

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Some Ijaw youths in Warri, Delta State have protested over who controls the yet-to-be-completed Ogbe-Ijoh Market. Crisis reportedly reared its ugly head over the alleged appointment More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
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Police Accused Of Tear Gassing, Arresting Sapele Women Protesting Okowa’s Extension Of Lockdown

LAGOS APRIL 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State police has been accused of tear gassing and arresting Sapele women who trouped out in their thousand to protest against Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa extension More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2020
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Protesting Urhobo Women Urge Okowa To Evacuate Herdsmen From Idjerhe Community

LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Women of Idjerhe community in Delta State have urged the government to prevail on herders to leave their farmlands. The women, from the 36 villages in Idjerhe, decried the recent More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 11th, 2020
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Protesting Aladja Youths Shut Down Ferry Over Abduction Of An Indigene

LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY-Youths in Aladja Community, Udu Local Government Area of Delta State early on Tuesday morning shutdown the town ferry and blocked the entrance to the Community as they staged a peaceful More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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Protesting Electricity Consumers Storm NERC Asaba Public Hearing, Insist BEDC Must Go

LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Electricity Consumers in Delta state Monday called on the federal government to sack Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) for extorting and disappointing Nigerians. The electricity More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2020
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Protest Rocks Ekiugbo Gram School Over Student Allegedly Flogged To Death By Teacher

File Photo LAGOS MARCH2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Students of Ekiugbo Grammar School in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have destroyed the office of the school principal and pelt police vehicle following More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 24th, 2019
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3000 Suspended Delta Civil Servants Protest As Okowa Recalls 450 State Workers

LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was protest in Asaba, the Delta State capital, on Monday by over 3,000 suspended civil servants following the recall of 450 workers by the state government last weekend. The More...

By admin On Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Abuja Air Passengers Protest Cancelation Of Aero Contractors’ Airline Flight To Warri

LAGOS OCTOBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was commotion on Thursday at the Aero Contractors’ stand at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja as dissatisfied passengers of the airline protested cancelation More...

By admin On Friday, September 27th, 2019
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Isoko Women Protest N20m Oil Largesse

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group of Niger Delta women in Uzere community under Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday embarked on a peaceful protest, demanding their own shares More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
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Sapele Youths Demonstrate Against Yahoo-Yahoo, Corruption, Other Vices, Back EFCC

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Youths in Sapele and its environs on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 staged a peaceful protest in support of the efforts of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to More...

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...