Tag archive for ‘Warri’
By admin On Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Ogboru Absent At Omo-Agege’s Thanksgiving In Delta

LAGOS FEBRUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The 2019 Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru, on Sundaywas conspicuously absent in the thanksgiving Service More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Medical Bills: CDHR Petitions Police Over Warri-Based Hospital Detention Of 10-Year-Old Boy

LAGOS FEBRUAY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Committee for the Defence of Human Rights, Delta State, has petitioned the police over the alleged detention of a 10-year-old boy, Prince Emeghene Idiovwa, by the management More...

By admin On Friday, February 14th, 2020

Hoodlums Kill Policeman In Warri, Cart Away Rifle

LAGOS FEBRUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The reign of terror unleashed on police operatives in Delta State by notorious armed robbers has claimed another victim, with a mobile policeman on special duty shot dead at a More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Group Takes Campaign On Importance Of Educating Common Man To Warri

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Educating the ‘common man’ on the strength in having one Nigeria has been identified as key to tackling insecurity challenges facing the nation. Friendship Is Peace International More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Federal Government Takesover Osubi Airport Over Alleged Incompetence

LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The festering face-off between aviation service providers and management of Osubi Airport, in Warri, Delta State, has assumed a new dimension with the Federal Government’s approval More...

By admin On Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Exposed: Inside Story Of The Battle Between Omo-Agege And Ogboru

LAGOS FEBRUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The war of acrimony in the Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC between the once united pair of Chief Great Ogboru and the Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie More...

By admin On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Reinhard Bonnke’s Successor, Kolenda To Storm Warri Next Month For Crusade

LAGOS JANUARY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Evangelist Daniel Kolenda, successor to the late Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke, is expected to be in Warri, Delta State on February 13 for the Great Gospel Crusade. Chairman, Pentecostal More...

By admin On Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Buhari Approves Construction Of Two New Seaports In Warri, Bonny

LAGOS JANUARY 3TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the building of two new seaports in the country. While speaking on “Railway Infrastructure: More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Former Super Eagles Star, Christian Obodo Escapes Death In Auto-Crash

LAGOS JANUARY28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Christian Obodo, former Super Eagles attacking midfielder, on Sunday, January 26, escaped death after involving in a serious car accident in Delta state. According to the report More...

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...