Tag archive for ‘Ughelli’
By admin On Friday, September 4th, 2020

Fear Grips Winners Worshipers In Ughelli As Church Building Vibrates

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBTODAY)-Confusion grips massive worshippers at Living Faith Church over fear of building collapse in Delta state. Worshipers who were at the worship concert, “Worship and Miracles”, More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020

Urhobo Progress Union Urges FG To Site Propose Gas Flare Trust Fund Hqtrs In Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The umbrella body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has asked the federal government to site the proposed headquarters of the Gas Flare Trust Fund in Urhobo land, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2020

Residents Flee As Gas Explosion Scare Rocks Ughelli Community

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents living around Pius Labo street and its environs in Oteri, Ughelli, Delta State fled their homes around 7am yesterday following a huge leakage of gas from a gas plant (name More...

By admin On Saturday, July 18th, 2020

Delta: Angry Mob Beats Suspected Armed Car Snatcher To Death In Ughelli

LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected armed robber has been lynched by an angry mob in Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state while trying to rob a middle-age man of his SUV car. It was More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

Delta Female Teacher Slumps, Dies After Getting Report Of Husband’s Covid-19 Result

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A teacher in one of the government-owned schools in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, has slumped and died after receiving news that her husband More...

By admin On Saturday, June 20th, 2020

Suspected Armed Robbers Kill Father Of Two POS Operator In Ughelli

LAGOS JUNE 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Point of Sale (POS) machine operator, identified as Mr Godspower Iguenariende, has been shot dead in Ekiugbo Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state. It was More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020

Delta Police Arrest 73 ‘Executive’ Beggars In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the dwindling state of economy as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic disease spread ravaging the world, security agents in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele towns in Delta state have More...

By admin On Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Okowa’s Chief Of Staff, David Edevbie Pours Encomium On Chief Edwin Clark At 93

LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chief of Staff to Delta state Governor, Olorogun David Edevbie has joined many notable Nigerians to congratulate a distinguished National Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, More...

By admin On Monday, May 11th, 2020

COVID-19: Warri, Ughelli Residents Groan Under High Fuel Price Despite FG Reduction

LAGOS MAY 11TH (URHBOODAY)-Residents of Warri and Effurun and other neighbouring towns in Delta State have continued to lament the high cost of fuel by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria More...

By admin On Monday, May 4th, 2020

Police, Vigilante Rescue Kidnapped Petty Trader In Eruemukohwarien Community

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has confirmed that an abducted petty trader, Mrs. Joy Etaghogho has been rescued from her abductors at a community near Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Lockdown: Corporate Beggars Lay Siege To ATM In Asaba, Abraka, Ughelli Towns

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the Coronavirus Pandemic outbreak and the subsequent lockdown order by the Delta state government, Persons consisting of adult males and females have taken over ATM Centers More...

By admin On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Lockdown: Angry Traders Dare Security Agents Take Over Streets In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODA)- Angry traders in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele Communities in Delta state have moved into various streets in the areas despite the government lockdown order in the last 25 days Investigation More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Panic In Ughelli As Family Whisks Patient Suspected Of Having Covid-19 Away

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Apprehension has enveloped the Ughelli Central hospital after a male patient suspected to have shown symptoms of the corona virus, was whisked away by his relatives who had rushed More...

By admin On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Angry Mob Sets Suspected POS Armed Robber Ablaze In Ughelli

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A member of a four-man armed robbery gang, Monday night met his waterloo after he was set ablaze by an angry mob during a robbery operation at the Otovwodo junction axis of Ughelli, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Hungry Youths Stab DELSU Lecturer, Obtains His Valuables In Ughelli

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected hoodlums have stabbed Delta State University, Delsu, lecturer (Name withheld) and dispossessed him of his mobile phone, ATM card and other valuable items. The victim, who More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 14th, 2020

Okowa’s Aide Threatens To Drag BEDC To Court Over Burnt Mansion

LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Senior Special Assistant on Youth Development to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, Mr. Victor Egbo, has threatened to drag the management of the Benin Electricity Distribution More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2020
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Suspected Herdsmen Invade Church, Kill An Urhobo Pastor

LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen on Friday night stormed a branch of the Celestial Church at Ibusa in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State where they killed the More...

By admin On Sunday, April 12th, 2020
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Delta Mobile Court Convicts 176 Lockdown Violators In Asaba, Ughelli, Warri

LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A total of 176 violators of the lockdown order of the Delta State Government have been convicted in the last three days by mobile courts across the three senatorial districts of the More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2020

Final Year UNIBEN Student Drown In A Stream In Ughelli

Ayo clothes and foot wear by the stream side LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A final year student of the University of Benin, Uniben, simply identified as Ayo (surname withheld) was reportedly drowned in a stream More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2020

Two Injured As Ambulance Conveying Corpse Causes Multiple Accident In Ughelli

File Photo LAGOS MARCH 2ND (NEWSRANGERS)-There was pandemonium last Saturday at the Ohoror junction axis of East-West road in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State when an ambulance carrying a corpse More...

By admin On Sunday, March 1st, 2020

Delta: Schools In Urhobo Communities Where Students Sit On Bare Floor To Learn

LAGOS MARCH 1ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Isherhe Primary School and Adagwe Grammar School in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State are places where pupils and students sit on the bare floor to learn despite More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

BEDC Official Electrocuted While Disconnecting Customers Power Source In Ughelli

LAGOS FEBRUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An ad hoc technician attached to the Ughelli Area Office of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company has been electrocuted. The incident happened during a mass disconnection More...

By admin On Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

Armed Robbers, Cultists On Rampage In Delta State

LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The activities of armed bandits and cultists have gone out of hand as they go under brood daylight to carry out their activities. In Ughelli, the administrative headquarter of More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Police Arrest Two Over Alleged Abduction 18 Expatriates In Escravos

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa Tuesday said the Police have arrested two suspected kidnappers; for the alleged kidnapping of eighteen (18) expatriates More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

‘Why Urhobos Will Not Accept $1bn Loan From Foreign Banks’

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- PDP stalwart in Delta state, Mr. Goodluck Irorohwo Oyibokure has explained why Urhobo will reject $1bn loan from foreign banks being propose by the Federal More...