Tag archive for ‘UK’
By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

UK Based Urhobo Indigene, Simeon Oboba Dies Of Coronavirus In London

LAGOS APRIL 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Nigerian, identified as Mr. Simeon Oboba, has died as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic in an undisclosed London hospital, in the early hours of Sunday 12th April, 2020. Oboba, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
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Delta Yellow Garri Makes Wave In International Market

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Export quality yellow garri, the pilot product of the Delta State Government’s Foods Export Initiative has hit grocery shops in the United Kingdom. This is another significant milestone More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Westminster College Lagos, Glasgow Caledonia University Collaborate On Admission Of Students

s LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-On Monday 6th May 2019, three Officers of Glasgow Caledonia University, in Scotland UK, visited Westminster College Lagos, to discuss the process of students recruitment from Westminster More...

By admin On Friday, April 19th, 2019

Conviction:Ibori Drags United Kingdom To European Court Of Human Rights

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, has dragged the United Kingdom to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France, in a bid to quash his conviction More...

By admin On Thursday, January 24th, 2019

UPU-UK President, Ganiga Commiserate With Idjerhe Kingdom Over Passage Of Monarch

HRM Otadaferua Edward Igho JP, Erhiekevwe 1, Ovie of Idjerhe Kingdom (aka Ododo). LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Olorogun (Barr.) Emmanuel Okpako Ganiga, National President of Urhobo Progress Union(UPU) United More...

By admin On Thursday, October 18th, 2018

James Ibori Loses Appeal Against UK Money Laundering Conviction

Ibori LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-James Ibori, a former Delta State governor who was jailed in Britain for laundering tens of millions of dollars in stolen public funds through British banks and properties, More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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2018: Urhobo Leaders In United Kingdom Search For Unity (PHOTOS)

Mrs Date Awhie, Mrs Stella Gbinedion,Chief Barovbe, Mr Goodie Ibru,Chief Ganigan,Chief Irivie and Major Edojah LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Disturbed by the problem of Urhobo disunity both at home and in  More...

By admin On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Ibori Commends Uvwe Monarch Over Support, Solicits Unity Among Urhobos

Chief James Ibori LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, yesterday stressed the need for unity among Urhobo people, saying this would contribute to nation building. Ibori More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Finance Ministry Denies Allegation Of Employment Of British PR Firm For $2m

Adeosun LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Ministry of Finance has denied allegation of employment of a United Kingdom Public Relation Firm, Africa Practice at the cost of $2m in a month. It would be recalled More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Buhari Expected Back on Friday, Expresses Appreciation to Nigerians

Buhari LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country tomorrow, Friday March 10, 2017. The President left the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017

James Ibori: I Was Not Deported From United Kingdom

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori has denied being deported by the British government to Nigeria. Ibori, who returned to Nigeria on Saturday More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Buhari Requests For Extended Medical Leave

Buhari LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday asked parliament to extend his medical leave, his office said in a statement, after he took two weeks off for More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Ibori Travails Linger On as UK Insists On Confiscation of Assets Despite Release

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The British Government has made it clear, that they intend to continue with the legal process to confiscate James Ibori’s assets, despite his return to Nigeria. Hide More...

By admin On Saturday, February 4th, 2017

JUST IN: Ibori Arrives in Nigeria, Head to His Hometown, Oghara

Former governor of Delta state, James Onanefe Ibori has returned to Nigeria. He arrived early today in Abuja and is expected to arrive his hometown Oghara later. Several sources said Ibori, fondly called by his More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Ibori Finally Regains ‘Total Freedom’ as London Court Orders his Return To Nigeria

Chief James Ibori homeward bound LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)– A London court has cleared the path for a former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori to return to Nigeria having served out his jail term More...

By admin On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

How Queen Elizabeth II Escapes Death While Taking A Late Night Stroll

Queen Elezabelt LAGOS JANUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-AS the Queen has returned to work, new details have emerged of how she was once almost shot by one of her own guards who mistook her for an intruder. Queen Elizabeth More...

By admin On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

EFCC Sets To Ambush James Ibori, Lists Ribadu as Key Witness in $15m Bribe Allegation

Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been listed as a key witness against a former Governor of Delta State, Mr. James Ibori, More...

By admin On Friday, December 23rd, 2016
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Ibori Faces Two Obstacles Before He Can Return to Nigeria

Chief James Ibori just released from UK prison DECEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-LAGOS DECJames Onanefe Ibori, former Delta State governor who was released from a UK prison on Wednesday, is still facing two obstacles More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

JUST IN: Ex-Delta State Gov, James Ibori Regains Freedom, May Not Spend Xmas in Oghara

Former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori has been released from UK prison. He was released a few minutes past noon More...

By admin On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Prosecuting Ibori in Nigeria is Unconstitutional and Human Right Abuse- Itse Sagay

Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As rumour making the rounds about the retrial of Former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori in Nigeria after serving his jail term in United Kingdom, Chairman More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Ogoni Communities Drag Shell to Court in UK for ‘Decades of Oil Spills’ in Nigeria

LAGOS NOVEMVER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Emere Godwin Bebe Okpabi, leader of Nigeria’s Ogale people, unpacked four bottles of water from his homeland and lined them up on a table to show why his subjects are suing More...

By admin On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Boko Haram: Britain to Give Nigeria Extra £80m to Save 70,000 Starving Children

ABOVE PHOTO: Girls rescued by Nigerian soldiers from Islamist militants Boko Haram at Sambisa Forest line up to collect donated clothes at the Malkohi refugee camp in YolaGirls rescued by Nigerian soldiers from More...

By admin On Friday, September 16th, 2016

Ibori To Remain in Jail Despite Bribery Evidence Against British Police-UK

Former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Jailed former Nigerian state governor James Ibori’s convictions remain valid despite evidence a British police officer took More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Biafra Activist, Yagozie Eze, Others to Appear in UK Court Over Anti-Buhari’s Protests

Photo: Biafran protester in Lagos holds up banner seeking for Nnamdi Kanu’s release LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY) Biafra activist, Yagozie Eze and Others will be appearing at Westminster Magistrates’ More...

By admin On Monday, June 20th, 2016

I’m Fit, I Can Wrestle with Anybody – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari arriving in Nigeria after 10 days medical leave in United Kingdom LAGOS JUNE 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Buhari, who earlier traveled to the UK to treat ear infection, said he was okay and can More...