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By admin On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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Okowa Receives 5,000 APC Defectors In Ughelli, Predicts Smooth Victory For PDP

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than five thousand Politicians, on Wednesday, decamped from the All Progressive Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in Ughelli, Delta State. Delta  More...

By admin On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Why Delta APC Elders, Leaders Purchase Senatorial Nomination Form For Emerhor O’tega

Delta APC Leader, Olorogun Emerhor O’tega (centre) addressing the mammoth crowd at his country home during the presentation of Senatorial Nomination Form to him by Delta State APC leaders and elders recently…. By More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
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Prof Nabofa: A Prototype Of Urhobo Culture

Professor Nabofa By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-On Friday August 10, 2018, a heroic and iconic Uwheru personality, a Professor of Religious Studies, a thinker and philosopher of Urhobo Studies, More...

By admin On Saturday, August 11th, 2018
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When UNIBAN Honours Late Urhobo Academician, Prof Young Nabofa

Prof Young Nabofa LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of the final rites of passage on the late Professor Michael Young Nabofa, a renowned professor of Religious Studies and a world acclaimed scholar and author, More...

By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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Cultural Analysis Of Ten Common Perquisites For Creation Of New Kingdom In Urhoboland

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In this article according to the topic of discussion, I want to unravel ten common prerequisites or cultural requirements needed to create new kingdoms from the More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
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Mythology Of Right Hand And Its Significant In Urhobo Culture

LAGOSJULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY))-Today, we want to look at the beliefs, customs and traditions, the culture of the Urhobo people attached to the right hand and its cultural significance to modern living in Urhobo More...

By admin On Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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Urhobo Community Sues BEDC Over Seven-Month Blackout

LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Edhe Muoyavwe community in Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State, have dragged the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) to court over what More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Urhobo Youths Urge Okowa To Implement Panel Report On Aladja/Ogbe-Ijoh Crisis

LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo youths have enjoined the Delta State Government to implement the Panel of Enquiry report on the disputed issue between Aladja and Ogbe-Ijoh to bring the crisis to an end. Speaking More...

By admin On Monday, July 9th, 2018
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Politics Of Calumny In Delta APC: Emerhor O’Tega Versus The Intruders

LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I’m writing this short piece as my personal opinion and comments on the internal politics of calumny currently rocking the APC boat as a political party in Nigeria. This political More...

By admin On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Evwreni Kingdom Sets To Celebrate New Yam Festival With Fanfare

By Young Erhiurhobo LAGOS JULY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The ancient Evwreni Kingdom in Ughelli North LGA of Delta state is set to celebrate this year’s new yam festival from July 9th to July 15th, 2018 in grand More...

By admin On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Delta APC Leadership Tussle: Who Are The Falcons And Falconers

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS JUNE 28 (URHOBOTODAY)-For some time now, to be precised, from the pre-congress season till this very moment in Delta state, it is a thug of war between the falcons and falconers of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Taiga, Urhobo Monarchs, Others Visit Buhari, Demand For Restructuring, Appointments (PHOTOS)

Ohworode of Olomu (Centre) flanked by President Buhari by he left and Olorogun Moses Taiga by the right with other delegates during the visit of Urhobo leaders to Aso Rock LAGOS JUNE 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President More...

By admin On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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The Mischievous Attack to Undermine Urhobo Leadership Is Unacceptable

President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga By Onoawarie Edevbie LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A friend called over the last weekend to tell me of a newspaper account in the More...

By admin On Saturday, June 9th, 2018
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Delta: Season Of Omuru And Omuta

By Francis Ewherido LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Yes, politics is here and you are formally welcomed to the season of omuru (misbehavior) and omuta (loose talks). Nowhere is this more rampart than in my beloved More...

By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Reviving Urhobo Cultural Festival hrough Modern Technology (Part 11)

By Young Erhuirhobo LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This is the second and concluding part of my first article on the above topic. The first part of the article was devoted to highlighting about the general importance More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Glamour As Urhobo Historical Society Holds 11th Annual Conference, Honours Patrons (PHOTOS)

L-R UPU PG, Oloru Moses Taiga, Ovie of Umiaghwa-Abraka Kingdom , HRM, Lucky Ochuko Ararile, Awaeke 1,Ohworode of Olomu Kingdom, HRM, Ovie Richard Layeguen. Ogbon and Chief Edeh Dafinon LAGOS MAY 30th (URHOB)- There More...

By admin On Saturday, May 26th, 2018
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Reviving Urhobo Cultural Festivals Through Modern Technology Part 1

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS MAY 26TH(URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo as a people in Nigeria is naturally endowed with rich cultural heritage. Our cultural milieu cuts across chains of literary subjects like riddles and jokes, More...

By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018
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Urhobo Royal Fathers, Prominent Leaders To Storm 2018 Urhobo Historical Society Conference

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Royal fathers, prominent Urhobo leaders are expected to grace the 2018 Urhobo Historical Society Conference (UHS) holding in Delta State between, May 18 and 20, 2018. The conference More...

By admin On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Uduaghan: Am Not Going To The Senate Serve Itsekiri Alone, But The Whole Delta

Uduaghan LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate-past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has reiterated the fact that he has the capacity to give good representation to Delta South Senatorial District More...

By admin On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Oboro Slams Omo-Agege Over Poor Representation

Evlyn Oboro LAGOS MAY 7TH (NEWSRANGERS)-A senatorial aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Delta Central Senatorial District in Delta State, Hon. Evelyn Oboro has rebuked Senator Ovie Omo-Agege over More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
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Urhobo Militants Threaten War Over Neglect Of FUPRE

LAGOS MAY 1ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Urhobo Liberation Force, ULF, a militant group in Niger Delta, has threatened to carry out a bloody operation that will throw the country into another financial slump if the Federal More...

By admin On Friday, April 27th, 2018
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Who Are The Urhobo Leaders Or Saviours?

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At the moment the Urhobo nation is both essentially saviourless and leaderless, forget the ethnic bosses. Chiefs Mukoro Mowoe, Michael Ibru, Great Ogboru, and James Ibori have all More...

By admin On Sunday, April 8th, 2018
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After 21 Years, Okpara Celebrates Edjenu ‘Ladder To Heaven’ Masquerade

Eddjenu LAGOS APRIL 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Edjenu Festival 2018 of Okpara Inland is celebrated among the Agbon Kingdom, Delta State, Nigeria. The Edjenu Festival normally happens once in 50 years and the masquerade is More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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Urhobo Indegenes In Warri Lament Exclusion From Delta Central Senatorial District

LAGOS APRIL 4TH (URHOBOTODA)-Urhobos in Warri South Local Government Area on Wednesday lamented their purported non-recognition as well as exclusion from in the politics of Delta Central Senatorial District in More...

By admin On Sunday, March 11th, 2018
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2019: Coalition Of Urhobo, Isoko Youths Begs President Buhari To Re-Contest

Buhari LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead of the 2019 general elections, a Coalition of Urhobo and Isoko Youths (CUIY) has vowed to mobilize support for President Muhammadu Buhari, urging him to contest for the More...