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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...

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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...

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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...

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 on
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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa (Centre) during the celebration of Delta @ 25 recently at Asaba, Delta State
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...

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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...

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By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
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Ex- DESOPADEC Commissioner Hails Leaders’ Decision to Back Clark in Resolving N’Delta Crisis

Sir Keny Okolugbo LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A public affairs analyst and former Commissioner with the Delta State Oil Producing Communities Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Ken Okolugbo, has praised the More...

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By admin On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
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Militancy: Community Leaders Urge N’Delta Greenland Justice Mandate to Cease Fire

LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Community leaders in upland oil producing area of Delta State have appealed to militant group under the aegis of Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate to dialogue with the Federal More...

Delta State Governor, Ddr Ifeanyi Okowa
By admin On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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Oil Producing Communities Raise Alarm, Says Okowa is Killing DESOPADEC

Delta State Governor, Ddr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oil producing communities in Delta State on Sunday raised an alarm that the state Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, is working underground to ground More...

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By admin On Friday, June 10th, 2016
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One Year Assessment: Urhobo Groups Score Buhari Low, Rate Okowa High

LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As both the federal and state government marked one year in office, Urhobo groups who came together under the aegis of The Convocation of Urhobo Advocacy Organisations have released More...

King of Urhobo music, Okpan Arhibo
By admin On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Urhobo Musical Superstar, Okpan Arhibo Sets to Tour America

King of Urhobo music, Okpan Arhibo LAGOS MAY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The United States based Nigerian music promoter-Dr. Jude Onakpoma (Popularly known as Away-Away) has put all necessary plans on ground for an Urhobo More...

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By admin On Friday, May 13th, 2016
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Delta: Starving Villagers Cry Out for Help as Oil Spill Ravage Urhobo Community of Otor-Edo (PHOTOS)

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Urhobo community of Otor-Edo, Ughelli South local government area OF Delta State has appealed to Delta State government, private organizations, religious organizations More...

Kidnap UPU Youth Wing President, Ovie Anthony Igho
By admin On Saturday, May 7th, 2016
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Delta: Gunmen Kidnap President of Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing, Anthony Igho

Kidnap UPU Youth Wing President, Ovie Anthony Igho LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The president of the Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing world wide also known as Ighele Re Urhobo, Comrade Ovie Anthony Igho has been More...

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By admin On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
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Meet Urhobo Player, Maro Itoje a New England Rugby Super Star

Maro Itoje young Urhobo Rugby super star LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-England have unearthed a potential world-beater in Maro Itoje, the giant was magnificent against Wales. Maro Itoje, still only 21 years old, More...

Felix Ibru
By admin On Monday, March 14th, 2016
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Buhari Condoles Urhobos, People of Delta State on Death of Felix Ibru

Felix Ibru LAGOS MARCH 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has received with sadness, the news of the passing away of the first civilian governor of Delta, Chief Felix Ibru. In a condolence message on More...

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By admin On Saturday, March 12th, 2016
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Ex-Delta Governor, Olorogun Felix Ibru Passes On at 80

Olorogun Ffelix Ibru LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One of the business icons in Nigeria and former Governor of Delta State, Olorogun Felix Ibru is dead. According to report made available to Urhobotoday, Felix More...