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By admin On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
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UPU Crisis: Omene Threatens to Drag Urhobo Monarchs, Others to Court Over ‘Ostracism’

LAGOS DECEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Crisis plaguing Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) is getting worst daily as controversial President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Chief Joe Omene has threatened to drag HRH More...

By admin On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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Delta: Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Killed 30 Years Old Farmer, Seize Decomposing Corpse of Victim

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Zanna Ibrahim By Amos Okioma. LAGOS DECEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected Fulani Herdsmen in a renewed attack has shot dead a 30 year old man identified as Kester Macpherson at More...

By admin On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing Ex-Communicate Chief Joe Omene

From left: Comr. Wisdom Enakireru (1st vice President UPU youth Lagos), comr. Austin Ojameruaye (President UPU youth Lagos) and comr. Emmanuel Atavwoda (PRO UPU youth Lagos). During a press briefing in Lagos on More...

By admin On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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UPU Election: Taiga Assures Urhobo Monarchs of Dignity, Honour and Respect If Elected (PHOTOS)

Olorogun Moses Taiga LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of his on-going consultations to Urhobo Kingdoms, communities, personalities and other stakeholders, Olorogun Moses Taiga, the Adjerese of Olomu Kingdom More...

By admin On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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JUST IN: Chairman of UPU Election Committee, Gen Obada Resigns

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman of the constituted electoral committee of the coming Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), General Obada was reported to have resigned on Wednesday evening. Urhobotoday More...

By admin On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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UPU ELECTION: Why Urhobos are Oppose to Omene’s Second Coming

President General of Urhobo Progress Union, Chief Joe Omene By Roland Ejakpovwo LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Few days to Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) general election, there is apprehension among the Urhobos More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Moses Taiga: The Messiah of Urhobo Nation

Olorogun Moses Taiga By Erikefe Obah LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Only the very gullible, mischief makers and anti-Urhobos will disagree that the Urhobo Nation is experiencing her worst moments in history. More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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Court Halts Urhobo Progress Union General Election, Bars Omene from Parading as President General

LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Few days to the election that will usher in new Executive to the run its affair for the three years, a High Court sitting in Effurun, Delta State, has granted an interim injunction More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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UPU Election: Cast Your Votes for Taiga, Urhobo Leader, Barovbe Appeals to Delegates

Urhobo leader and the Okunna of Agbon Kingdom, Chief Johnson Modika Barovbe raised up Olorogun Moses Taiga in recorgnition of his leadership qualities LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo leader and the Okunna More...

By admin On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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UPU ELECTION: Why You Must Not Vote For Omene

Chief Joe Omene By Dr Latimore Fred Oghenesivbe Dear UPU delegates, Remember that Urhobo Nation’s interest is uppermost, not the individual interests. N100,000 plus two bags of rice from CHIEF JOE OMENE as More...

By admin On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Ijaw/Urhobo Crisis: Ijaw Youth Council Sue for Peace

LAGOS NOVEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Foremost sociocultural group in the Niger Delta, the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC Worldwide have appealed to the Urhobo youth leadership over a 14 days ultimatum handed out for Ijaws More...

By admin On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Restoring Urhobo Progress Union to Its Old Virtue and Need to Draft a Capable President-General

By Prof Peter Ekeh LAGOS NOVEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Progress Union has an historic aura of endearment to the Urhobo people. This is so because it came into Urhobo’s social and political life when things More...

By admin On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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Delta: Seven Missing, Houses Set Ablaze as Ijaw, Urhobo Communities Clash Escalates

Delta CP Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS NOVEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Seven residents were reportedly abducted and houses torched in Ayama, Udu council area, Delta state as the community’s clash with neighboring Isaba, Warri More...

By admin On Saturday, November 5th, 2016
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Urhobo Social Club, Urhobo Historical Society Adopt Taiga as UPU President-General

Professor Peter Ekeh of Urhobo Historical society (l) and a member of Urhobo Lagos Social club Chief Simeon Owofa lifting Olorogun Taiga’s hands as sign of adoption, while a prominent Urhobo Pa Ogbetuo look More...

By admin On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Delta: Panic in Urhobo Community as Bride Storms Out of Wedding Ceremony (PHOTOS)

The bride storming out of the reception venue with the bridegroom running after her LAGOS OCTOBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There was confusion at Urhunwhorhun town in Udu local government area of Delta as a bride stormed More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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Urhobo Youths Summit and Matters Arising in Niger Delta

By Sunny Awhefeada LAGOS OCTOBER 26TTH (URHOBOTODAY)-Come Saturday 29 October 2016, Urhobo youths will gather in Warri for the Urhobo youth summit organized by the youth wing of the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU). More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Top Commander of N’Delta Greenland Justice Mandate Nab With His Four Foot Soldiers

LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A top commander of the Urhobo/Isoko militant group, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM), has been nabbed by the operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in the oil-rich More...

By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2016
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Delta Police Avert Crisis Between Urhobo, Ijaw Youths in Warri

IGP Idris LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Just few weeks after peace was brokered between warring Urhobo and Ijaw youths in Warri, Delta State, another bloody ethnic crisis was averted in Warri between youths of More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
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Ijaw, Urhobo Communities Sign Peace Pact over Ownership of Dsiputed Ogbe-Ijoh Market

LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Agbassa and Ogbe-Ijoh Communities in Warri South Local Government Area, Tuesday signed a peace pact pending the determination of the Delta State Government on the ownership of the More...

By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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Delta: Again, Militants Destroy Pipeline In Urhobo Community

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Again, Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM) says it has attacked and destroyed the Nigerian Petroleum Development Corporation (NPDC) Unenurhie-Evwreni delivery line. In More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Millionaire Lawyer, Prince Christmas Akpodiete Expresses His Love for Olorogun Michael Ibru

Olorogun (Dr) Michael Ibru LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Human right and Millionaire Lawyer, (Prince) Christmas Akpodiete,Esq. has expressed his love and likeness for industrial icon Late Olorogun (Dr.) Michael More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Okowa, Edwin Clark, Omene, Others Mourn Michael Ibru

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The patriarch of the Ibru family in Delta State, Olorogun Michael Ibru, is dead. The deceased was the husband of the former managing director of the defunct Oceanic Bank, Cecilia More...

By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Operation Crocodile Smile: Food, Transportation Crises Hit Delta, Bayelsa

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)—Several riverine communities, including Oporoza and Ogulagha in Delta State, and Ezetu, Aggeh and others in Bayelsa State, have been struck by food and transportation crises More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Celebration of Delta @ 25 And Ifeanyi Okowa’s Blunder

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa (Centre) during the celebration of Delta @ 25 recently at Asaba, Delta State By Fejiro Oliver LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The celebration of Delta at 25 may have come and More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Itsekiri Urge FG to Deal with Those Fronting For Militants as Dialogue Group

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has been advised to be cautious of those parading themselves as Niger Delta stakeholders pressuring it to dialogue with them and those stoking the insurgency More...