Tag archive for ‘Warri’
By admin On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

Warri ‘Gra-Gra’ City Without Action

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The name Warri, both as a city and a people, is a bundle of contradiction, a paradox of sort. A city with a deep history of commerce and business, but now in decline. A people More...

By admin On Saturday, August 15th, 2020

Pregnant Jehovah’s Witness Patient Dies Over Alleged Refusal Of Blood Transfusion

LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The management of Fairview Hospital in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State has explained how a pregnant patient who is a Jehovah’s Witnesses died in their facility. Fairview More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Suspected Armed Robber, Cultist Meet Their Waterloo In Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected armed robber and one suspected street cultist were killed in Warri yesterday. The suspected armed robber was gunned down by the police at Edjemudarho Street off Okumagba More...

By admin On Sunday, August 9th, 2020

Gunmen Kidnap Delta Council Chairman, Shoot Driver In Warri GRA

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen on Saturday evening kidnapped the Chairman of Warri North Local Government Area, Amb. Aduge Okorodudu. The kidnappers reportedly attacked the Delta LG chairman and shot his More...

By admin On Friday, August 7th, 2020

Taskforce Impounds Adulterated ‘Ogogoro’ Gin In Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 7TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Delta State Taskforce on Environment on Thursday impounded adulterated ethanol popularly known as Ogogoro in Warri. The team of taskforce operation which was led by the Central and More...

By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Warri: Policemen Enforcing Covid-19 Curfew Accused Of Chasing Tricycle Driver To Death

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Police officers at the Ekpan police station in Delta state have been accused of allegedly causing the death of a tricycle rider, Ifeanyi Eze, 20, along Jakpa road by Praise center More...

By admin On Thursday, July 30th, 2020

Delta Govt Shuts Down Opeans’ Offshore Safety Training Institute In Warri

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has closed down an Offshore Safety Training Centre located at No. 34 Opete road, Otokutu, Delta State for failure to possess the Department of Petroleum More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Delta: Ekpan School Bursar Arraigned For Allegedly Stealing N17.6m

LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 arraigned one Anayo Nwankwoala before Justice E. I. Oritsejafor of the Delta More...

By admin On Monday, July 20th, 2020

Flooding: Warri, Agbassa, Uvwie Community Leaders Appeal To Okowa For Urgent Help

LAGOS JULY 20TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Following the reported deplorable state in most places in Uvwie and Warri South Local Government Areas caused by the heavy down pour that climaxed on Sunday July 19th, 2020, the President More...

By admin On Sunday, July 12th, 2020

Flood Takes Over Warri

LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Most residents, especially motorists in the twin local government areas of Uvwie and Warri South would probably remember Majek Fashek of blessed memory in his hit track of ‘ Send More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

Covid-19 Health Workers Held Hostage In Warri Hotel Over Unpaid Bills By Delta Govt

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There was drama at the premises of Jubilee Hotel in Warri, Delta State, on Tuesday after the management of the hotel held frontline Coronavirus health workers hostage over unpaid bills. SaharaReporters More...

By admin On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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Ijaw Youths Protest Against Appointment Of Itsekiri Man As Ogbeh-Ijoh Market Master

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Some Ijaw youths in Warri, Delta State have protested over who controls the yet-to-be-completed Ogbe-Ijoh Market. Crisis reportedly reared its ugly head over the alleged appointment More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 16th, 2020

Warri: Woman Flees After Flogging Her 7-Year-Old Son To Death

LAGOS JUNE 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet-to-be-identified woman has taken to her heels after allegedly clubbing her seven year-old-son to death in Warri, Delta State. The woman, whose name could not be ascertained More...

By admin On Monday, June 8th, 2020

Warri Bishop In Trouble Over Alleged Rape Of 19-Year-Old Girl During Deliverance

LAGOS JUNE 8TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Detectives from the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, Area Command in Warri, Delta State have arrested the Founder and General Overseer of the Victory Revival Fasting & Prayer Ministry, More...

By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2020
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How Robbers On ‘Keke’ Snatch N1m From Female Crayfish Dealer In Warri

LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Armed robbers on Friday snatched the sum of one million naira from a crayfish seller in Warri, Delta State. According to an eyewitness, the two armed robbers tailed the woman who was More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

Gunmen Shot Dead Suspected ‘Yahoo Yahoo’ Boy In Mother’s Presence In Warri

LAGOS JUNE 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-There was palpable tension in the city of Warri, Delta State on Tuesday evening after gunmen shot dead a suspected internet fraudster. The incident occurred at Essi-Layout in Warri, More...

By admin On Monday, June 1st, 2020

Warri, Effurun Residents Decry Armed Robbery, Kidnapping, Herdsmen Activities

LAGOS JUNE 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of twin cities of Warri and Effurun and other neighbouring towns in Delta state, have decried recent increase in cases of violent crimes such as armed robbery, kidnapping, More...

By admin On Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Warri:Two AK-47 Rifles, Bullets Found Inside Vehicle Abandoned By Fleeing Robbers In Udu Road

LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Some robbers who were being pursued by policemen from the Delta State Police Command in the afternoon of Saturday, May 30, abandoned their vehicle in which two AK-47 rifles, some other More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

Delta: Police Storm Warri NUJ Press Centre, Whisk Away Four Journalists

LAGOS MAY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four journalists were on Tuesday arrested by men of the Nigerian Police suspected to be from the Force Headquarters, for yet-to-be disclosed offenses. The police, a team of detectives, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 16th, 2020

Shocking: Up Coming Nigerian Singer, Perezi Dies In Bendel Estate River

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A rising Nigerian singer has his dreams cut short by the brutal hands of death while swimming. It has been reported that the budding Nigerian musician, Peres Biukeme aka Perezi is dead. Local More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2020

Court Dumps Warri Fake Pastor’s N2bn Suit Against Delta CP, DPO

LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State High Court 2 sitting in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area today struck out a two billion naira fundamental rights case of a Warri based cleric, Prophet Melody Adjija More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

67-Year-Old US Woman Who Died In Osubi Hotel, Tests Negative To Covid-19

Boy friend of the dead US woman who took her corpse to Orerokpe Police station LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The result of the 67 years old Caucasian American woman that slumped and died in a hotel room in Osubi, More...

By admin On Monday, May 11th, 2020

COVID-19: Warri, Ughelli Residents Groan Under High Fuel Price Despite FG Reduction

LAGOS MAY 11TH (URHBOODAY)-Residents of Warri and Effurun and other neighbouring towns in Delta State have continued to lament the high cost of fuel by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

N’Delta Ex-Militants Urge Buhari To Appoint An Urhobo As Cordinator Of Amnesty Programme

LAGOS MA Y 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- No fewer than one thousand Ex-militants across the Niger-Delta Region have made an appeal and request to the President and Commander -in- Chief of the Arm Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu More...

By admin On Monday, May 4th, 2020
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Relaxation Of Lockdown: Massive Crowd Of Customers Besiege Banks In Warri

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Banks in Warri, commercial nerve centre of Delta State on Monday witnessed massive turnout of customers who thronged various Banks in the twin City of Warri and Effurun for different More...