Tag archive for ‘UK’
By admin On Monday, June 6th, 2016

Ear Infection: Buhari Proceeds to UK Today on Medical Vacation

Buhari LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ailing President Muhammad Buhari will on Monday proceed on ten days medical vacation. This announcement was contained in a statement issued by Femi Adesina Special Adviser to More...

By admin On Thursday, May 26th, 2016

40 Nigerians Deported from UK, Australia

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-United Kingdom (UK) and Australia yesterday jointly deported 40 Nigerians for immigration offences. The deportees, comprising men and women, arrived at the Hajj camp area of the Murtala More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2016

Christ Embassy : Anita, Chris Oyakhilome Finalise Divorce

LAGOS FEBRUARY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lawyers of Anita Ebhodaghe, formerly Anita Oyakhilome say she has finalised her divorce from the founder of Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, stressing that she is no longer More...

By admin On Sunday, February 7th, 2016

Ben Bruce Take to Twitter, Blasts Buhari for Calling Nigerians Criminals in UK

Ben Bruce LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)- President Muhammed Buhari has come under fire for the comments he made in an interview with The Telegraph, a UK- based newspaper, with the headline ‘Nigeria’s Reputation More...

By admin On Friday, February 5th, 2016

James Ibori Neither Released from UK Prison Nor Re-Arrested – Aide

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The embattled former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, who is currently serving a jail term in a UK prison, is neither released nor rearrested, a statement More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

James Ibori Released from UK Prison, Re-Arrested

James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former governor of Delta State, James Onanefe Ibori has completed his prison terms in the United Kingdom. But he is yet to be a free man, as he was immediately re-arrested. He More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Biafran Passport Not Valid Say U.K. and U.S.

LAGOS JANAURY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The U.K. and U.S. do not accept the validity of the Biafran passport being issued by a Nigerian secessionist movement, Nigerian daily The Punch reported. Thousands of people have More...

By admin On Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

James Ibori: London Met Police Suffers Setback at Trial

James Ibori LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The London Metropolitan Police, met with a dramatic set back on Thursday in the case between it and Chief James Onanefe Ibori and his associates. At the Southwark Court, More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
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Alison Madueke’s Condition Worsens, to be Flown Back to Nigeria this Friday

LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate family of former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison Madueke seems to have given up hope on the ailing health condition of their daughter. This is just as the embattled More...

By admin On Thursday, November 5th, 2015

MOSOP Threatens Mass Protest over Custom’s Seizure of Saro-Wiwa’s Memorabilia

Ken Saro Wiwa LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Group under the aegis of Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) has issued five days ultimatum to the Nigerian custom to release a memorabilia donated More...

By admin On Sunday, October 11th, 2015

Madueke’s Lawyer Refutes Her Arrest, Ownership of Multi-Million Dollars Home Overseas

Allison-Mmadueke LAGOS OCTOBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY) — The family of the former oil minister is asking Nigerians to pray for her as she fights cancer and British allegations of corruption. A statement Friday from More...

By admin On Monday, October 5th, 2015

Madueke and Mother Appear in London Court, 27,000 Pounds Seized

The Building housing the west minister court in London where former Petroleum minister Allison-madueke appeared today LAGOS OCTOBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Embattled former minister of petroleum; Diezani Alison-Madueke More...

By admin On Sunday, October 4th, 2015

Tension Grips Dieziani’s Allies over Her Travail in London

Allison-Madueke LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is a lot of tension among Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s ministers, allies and some APC members as former Petroleum minister, Dieziani Allison-Madueke More...

By admin On Sunday, October 4th, 2015

Behind the Arrest of a Nigerian Ex-Minister in London is a Maturing Nigerian President

Buhari LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-For some Nigerians, there’s an inevitable feeling of deja-vu about their country’s former petroleum minister, Diezeani Allison-Madueke, being arrested in London on charges More...

By admin On Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

Security: US,UK,Canada Warn Citizens to Stay Clear of Twenty Two States in Nigeria

David Cameon LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-In spite of the weakening of Boko Haram’s capacity to carry out large-scale attacks against civilians and soldiers by Nigerian troops in the North-East, the United More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Cheap Milk: Uk Protesting Dairy Farmers Move Cows into Supermarkets

Dairy farmers lead cows into uk supermarkets in protest over cheap price of milk LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Farming unions are holding an emergency summit today as they warn dairy and livestock farmers are More...

By admin On Monday, May 25th, 2015

Stop Embarrassing Nigerians in Foreign Country, PDP Warns Buhari

Buhari waiting outside to meet Cameron LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday expressed concern and disappointment over the apparent snub by the president-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Man Who Fled UK after Stabbing DJ to Death Arrested in Delta

Okafor LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Jeffrey Okafor, 24, of East Dulwich, south east London, is accused of stabbing Carl Beatson-Asiedu (DJ Chamz) to death outside a nightclub in the summer of 2009. The 19-year-old More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Doubts, Fury Trail N4.4b Spent on Ibori’s Prosecution

James Ibori LAGOS MARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)Doubts and anger among Nigerians have trailed the disclosure that the Federal Government spent a whopping 14 million pounds (N4.4 billion) to secure the conviction of former More...

By admin On Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Buhari Missing in APC Rally in London

PAC Presidential candidate, Gen Mohammadu Buhari LAGOS FEBRUARY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Supporters who had gathered at the Everlasting Arms Ministries Church in East London for the presidential rally of the All Progressives More...

By admin On Thursday, February 12th, 2015

United Kingdom Adopts Anti-Corruption Strategy Similar to ICPC

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The United Kingdom has adopted a new anti- corruption plan with emphasis on preventive measures to stamp out bribery and corruption involving transactions in both the public and More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

UK to Return £6.8m of Ibori Loot to Nigeria

Chief James Ibori LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The United Kingdom government is to return an additional 6.8 million pounds of the confiscated loot of former Delta Governor, James Ibori, to Nigeria. The UK Metropolitan More...

By admin On Sunday, September 28th, 2014

Urhobo Progress Union UK Chapter HoldS Wake Keeping for Aziza in London

Late Chief (Major-General) Patrick Aziza LAGOS SEPTEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) residing in United Kingdom has scheduled a wake keeping and celebration of life ceremony for More...

By admin On Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Pastor Oyakhilome’s Wife Accuses Him of Adultery, Sues for Divorce

Pastor Christian Oyakhilome, and his wife, Rev. Anita Odegwa Oyakhilome LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The dissolution of the marriage between Christ Embassy Church founder, Pastor Christian Oyakhilome, and his More...

By admin On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
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Group Opposes Ibori’s Imposition of Daughter, Cousin, Faith Majemite on the People

Chief James Ibori LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY) – A group based in Oghara in Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State has accused former governor of the state, Chief James Ibori, who is currently serving More...