Tag archive for ‘Ughelli’
By admin On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Suspected Assassins Shot Dead A Businessman In Ughelli

LAGOS APRIL 11TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Unknown gunmen suspected to be assassins were reported to have shot dead a businessman, Mr Justice Edjere Omote in Ughelli, Ughelli North LGA of Delta State. Urhobotoday learnt More...

By admin On Sunday, March 25th, 2018

Fake PHCN Man Electrocuted In Ughelli

LAGOS MARCH 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A high tensioned cable has electrocuted a 43- year-old man simply identified as Theophilus to death in Olori Street, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, DAILY POST More...

By admin On Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Delta Government Owes Pensioners Over N50bn-Okowa

Okowa welcoming traditional rulers to the town hall meeting t Bomadi and Ughelli LAGOS MARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has revealed that the state government is owing pensioners More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Husband Of Late Banker Releases Wife’s ‘Suicide Note’, Says I’m Innocent

LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr. Umukoro Akpobaro, the husband of late bank worker, Peace, who allegedly committed suicide at their home at Iwhrekpokpor, Ughelli, Delta State, has denied having a hand in her More...

By admin On Monday, March 12th, 2018

Female Banker Commits Suicide After Husband Brings Lover To Their Matrimonial Home

Late Peace Uzezi Akpobaro LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a sad day for the family and friends of Peace Uzezi Akpobaro who recently took her own life over her husband’s cheating ways. The 32-year-old More...

By admin On Monday, February 26th, 2018

Gunmen Dressed In Police Uniform Kidnap Female Teacher In Ughelli

LAGOS FEBRUARY 26T (URHOBOTODAY)-There was tension on Friday morning at Ughelli as gunmen suspected to be kidnappers struck at Oharisi Primary School, along Isoko Road, abducted a female teacher of the school and More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

APC Chieftain, Ominimini Raises Alarm Over Assassination Attempt By Unknown Gunmen

Delta APC Chieftain, Chief (Dr) Ominimini Obiuwevbi LAGOS JANUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State All Progressive Congress, APC Chieftain, Chief (Dr) Christopher Ominimini Obiuwevbi has raised the alarm over assassination More...

By admin On Monday, January 8th, 2018

Delta LG Election: APC Kicks As PDP Sweeps 22 Local Government Areas

LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The ruling Peoples Democratic Party in Delta State has won 22 out of the 25 local government councils where elections took place in the state on Saturday. This declaration has however More...

By admin On Saturday, January 6th, 2018
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Crisis Rocks Delta LG Election: DESIEC Office Burnt, Fake Result Sheet, Returning Officer Missing (PHOTOS)

DESIEC Office in Ughelli in flames LAGOS JANAURY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The ongoing Delta State local government elections holding across the 25 council area of the state seems to be entangle with series of crisis which More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Ughelli Businessman Accuses Benin Custom Of Demanding N.5m Bribe To Release Seized Tank

Custom Boss Hameed Ali LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Managing Director/COE of Sykes Energi Projects Ltd, Olorogun Johnny Esike, said that the activities of men of the Custom, particularly those stationed More...

By admin On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Protesting Isoko Youths Block Ughelli/Asaba Expressway, Demand Removal Of DESOPADEC Commissioner

LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of travelers were on Monday, December 11 stranded as aggrieved Isoko youths at about 7am blocked the ever-busy Ughelli/Asaba Expressway with a call for the immediate More...

By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

‘Okada’ Rider Sends SOS To Okowa Over Task Force Extortion

Okowa LAGOS DECEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Motorcycle riders in Ughelli,Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have sent ‘Save Our Souls’ to the Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa and the Commissioner More...

By admin On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Physical Challenged Mother Suffocates Her Day-Old Baby To Death In Ughelli (PHOTOS)

Elohor with her new baby boy LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Nigerian man by name Simon Ivan Ohwo took to his social media handle to share a shocking story of a physically challenged lady at Ughelli North, More...

By admin On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

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 Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Ughelli College To Honour Members In Annual Dinner

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Next month, Lagos will host members of the Government College Ughelli Old Boys Association (GCUOBA), a foremost secondary school in the defunct Midwest region. The members will More...

By admin On Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Environmental Sanitation Day: Urhobo Lawyer Sues Delta Govt N5m, Demands Abolition of Exercise

Environmental Sanitation Day: Urhobo Lawyer Sues Delta Govt N5m, Demands Abolition of Exercise LAGOS JULY 27TH (NEWSRANGERS)-A Lagos based Urhobo lawyer, Barr. (Chief) Malcolm Omirhobo has dragged the Delta State More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017

Two Dead, Scores Injured as Urhobo Communities Clash In Delta

LAGOS JULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than two people were reported to have lost their live and scores injure d as two Urhobo communities of Uwheru and Unenurhe of Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta More...

By admin On Monday, July 10th, 2017

Group Condemns Ughelli Central Market Traders Encroachment on Major Road (PHOTOS)

LAGOS JULY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Youth Emancipation Movement of Africa (YEMA) has condemned the action of traders in Ughelli Central Market who ply their business on the major Ekiugbo-Isoko More...

By admin On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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Ninety Schools To Contest In Ovie Ughwanogho Urhobo Challenge Quiz Competition

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than Ninety Secondary schools in Delta Central Senatorial district, Delta State are extected to contest in the Dr Ovie Ughwanogho Urhobo Challenge quiz competition. A press More...

By admin On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Delta: Gunmen Kill Assistant Commissioner Of Police In Ughelli

Assistant Commissioner of Police and Commander, Ughelli Area Police Command, ACP Usman Ndanbabo LAGOS MAY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen suspected to be hired assassins on Sunday attacked and shot an Assistant Commissioner More...

By admin On Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Ughelli Monarch Honours UPU United Kingdom President, Okpako Ganiga (PHOTOS)

National President, UPU, UK, Ganiga being confered with the chieftaincy titke of Ughegbe R’Ovie of Ughelli kingdom by Ughelli Monarch HRM Oharisi 111 LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ughelli Monarch, HRM (Dr) More...

By admin On Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Ritualists On Rampage In Delta State, Kill Six Persons In One Month

IGP Ibrahim Idris LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ritualists operating across Delta State in the last one month, have allegedly killed six persons and the vital parts of their bodies removed. Investigation by Urhobotoday.com More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Okowa To Construct More Roads In Delta Communities

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Executive Council meeting, has approved the construction and rehabilitation of more roads in the state in fulfillment of his administration’s SMART Agenda of providing More...

By admin On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Delta: Gunmen Kill Tricycle Rider In Ughelli, Abscond With Valuables

LAGOS MARCH 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)– Unidentified gunmen in the early hours of Monday shot dead a commercial tricycle operator (keke-man) at Ughelli and stole the tricycle leaving him in a pool of blood. The victim, More...

By admin On Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Ibori: Thousands Of APC Members Defect To PDP In Delta State (PHOTOS)

Delta State PDP Chairman, Chief Kingsley Esiso (Centre) celebrating with defectors from Aniocha LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A massive defection on Saturday hit the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta state More...