Tag archive for ‘Warri’
By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

Gas Explosion Averted As Fire Engulfs Heritage Energy Facility In Warri

LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A gas explosion has been reportedly averted as fire engulfed a hydrocarbon facility operated by Heritage Energy Operational Services Limited (HEOSL), in Egbokodo community of Warri More...

By admin On Monday, January 6th, 2020

Pirates kill Four Naval Officers, Abduct Three Foreigners In Warri Waterway

LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four ratings, who were part of a six-man naval rescue squad, are feared killed in a gun duel with suspected sea pirates. The deceased are Petty Officer, Able Seaman, Seaman and More...

By admin On Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Inferno Razes Aladja Grammar School Building In Delta State

File photo LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely 24 hours after a building was gutted by fire at Third Marine Gate in the heart of Warri, another building, a secondary school, was on Friday engulfed by fire at More...

By admin On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Ghana Returnee Machetes Mother-In-Law To Death, Commit Suicide In Warri

LAGOS JANURY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a bloody new year’s eve in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State as a 44-year old boy simply identified as Voke butchered his mother-inlaw (name unknown) to death. The More...

By admin On Monday, December 30th, 2019

DESOPADEC Fictitious Contractors Litter Delta Communities With Abandoned Health Centres

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oghoritsewarani Mene, 62, sits on a small wooden stool chair inside a kitchen frying fish she caught in the Excravos River in Delta State, in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta region. More...

By admin On Friday, December 27th, 2019

Warri: Accidental Discharge From Gun Of Suspected Armed Robber Kill Gang Member

LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet-to-be-identified member of an armed robbery gang has been killed on the eve of Christmas in Warri, Delta state. One of the gang members met his waterloo in a tricycle on More...

By admin On Thursday, December 26th, 2019

Journalists Raise Alarm Over Deplorable Roads, Blocked Drainages In Warri

LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Warri journalists under the aegis of Warri Correspondent Chapel Congress of Nigeria Union Of Journalist (NUJ) has raised the alarm over the deplorable roads and blocked drainages More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

Delta Police Guns Down Suspected Killer Of Okowa’s Aide, Ngozi Ijieh

LAGOS DECEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has confirmed the death of a suspected ring leader of an armed robbery and kidnapping gang operating in the state. According to a statement by the More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Delta: Fire Wreak Havoc In Ogbe-Ijoh Market, Destroys Million Naira Goods

File Photo LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The economic stay of traders and shop owners at Ogbe-Ijoh market and Concrete Jetty Waterside are in ruins as they lose goods worth more than millions of naira to a fire More...

By admin On Monday, October 7th, 2019

Warri: Hoodlums Loot Shops As Urhobo, Itsekiri Youths Clash During Monarch’s Burial

LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hoodlums were reported to have use the opportunity the crisis which erupted between Urhobo and Itsekiri youths during the burial ceremony of Okere-Urhobo monarch in Warri, Delta More...

By admin On Sunday, October 6th, 2019

Commercial Activities Shut Down In Warri As Okere-Urhobo Community Bury Monarch

LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Commercial shops were on Saturday shut down as the People of Okere-Urhobo Kingdom observed the final rite of passage of their late King, HRM (Prof.) Oghenero Paul Okumagba, Idama More...

By admin On Monday, September 30th, 2019

Air Peace Begins Flights To Warri, Promises To Link Flight From Warri To PH,Abuja Soonest

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian largest carrier, Air Peace, has commenced flight operations from Lagos to Warri, in Delta state. The airline’s inaugural flight which took off from the Murtala Muhammed More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

N’Delta:Shell Deploys State-Of-The-Art Cameras To Track Spills, Crude Theft

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s leading energy giant, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), has deployed state-of-the-art high definition cameras for quick detection More...

By admin On Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Pathetic: Two Brothers Hit By Mental Illness Found Roaming Warri Street

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The high rate of mental illnesses among young folks in the commercial city of Warri and its environs in Delta State is alarming and worrisome. EBENEZER ADUROKIYA takes a closer More...

By admin On Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Urhobo Youths Knock Rita Lori, Faults Her Claim On Bernard Okumagba’s Origin

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODA)-Urhobo youths under the auspices of Urhobo Rebirth Movement Of Nigeria from the 23 Kingdoms of The Urhobo Nation have asked Miss Rita Lori an Itsekiri ” Self acclaimed More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Delta: 28 Vehicles Batteries Stolen Under Watch Of Vigilante In Warri

LAGOS SEPETMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY) -Thieves have vandalised about 32 vehicles and stole 28 car batteries on Osaigbovo Street, near the Marine Quarters in the Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State. The More...

By admin On Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Warri Port Generates Over $45.2m Within Six Months-NPA Chairman

LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Delta Ports, says it generated over $45.2 million within January and June 2019, a significant increase attributed to the improved security in More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Cooking Gas Explosion Injures Couple, Destroy Million Naira Property In Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A cooking gas cylinder exploded at a compound in the Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State on Monday and injured a man identified simply as Philip and his wife. Property More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Alleged Fake Miracles: Warri Pastor Petitions IGP, Demands Justice Over Scandalous Video

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Pastor Melody Adjija, Founder and General Overseer, Light Way Ministry, Warri, Delta State has demanded for justice over the circulation of a scandalous online video against him. Adina More...

By admin On Sunday, August 4th, 2019

Okumagba Urges DTSG To Hold Eboh Responsible Should There Be In Crisis In Okere-Urhobo Kingdom

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief Gideon Okumagba has urged the Delta State Government to hold Chief Wilson Eboh responsible should there be any break down of law and order in Okere Urhobo Kingdom Warri, Delta More...

By admin On Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Non-Payment Of Bill: Warri Hospital Threatens To Take Twin Babies To Orphanage Home

File Photo LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A 31-year old man, Mr. Luke Megbune has accused the management of Capitol Hill Clinic, Warri, Delta State of allegedly threatening to take his new born twin babies More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Nwaoboshi Disowns Properties Seized By Special Presidential Investigation Panel

LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi says the properties seized by the Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) for the recovery of public property do not belong to him. The Peoples Democratic More...

By admin On Saturday, July 6th, 2019

DSC Warri: Group Calls On Buhari To Investigate Callous Activities Of India Firm

Group under the aegis of The Emerging Delta (TED) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate the alleged callous and wicked activities of Indian firm, Premium Steel and Mines Limited that took over More...

By admin On Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Protesters Shut Down Effurun, Warri, Over Electricity Black Out (SEE VIDEO)

LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of residents in Warri, Effurun and environs on Wednesday blocked the Effurun Roundabout, the gateway to the twin city of Warri and Effurun to protest against what they described More...

By admin On Sunday, June 30th, 2019

Police Arrest 52-Year-Old Man For Allegedly Raping 2-Year-Old Baby In Delta Community

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta state police has arrested 52-year-old man for allegedly raping a teenage girl of about 2-year-old baby girl in Ovwian -Aladja of Delta State. A statement made available to More...