Tag archive for ‘Bayelsa’
By admin On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

JUST IN: Asari Dokubo’s First Wife, Zainab Dies in Auto Accident

Asari Dokubo LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Alhaja Zainab Asari Dokubo, the first wife of Mujahid Dokubo Asari, is dead. She died alongside a friend in a motor accident on her way to Ibadan. Alhaji Ishaq Kunle Sanni, More...

By admin On Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Buhari’s Popularity has Dropped – APC Chairman, Oyegun

Oyegun and Buhari LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has admitted that President Muhammadu Buhari is no longer popular like he was during More...

By admin On Friday, May 13th, 2016
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N’Delta Avengers to Establish N‘Delta Nation, Threaten to Blow Northerners Oil Wells Within 7 Days

LAGOS MAY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The new Niger Delta Militant group, Niger Delta Avengers has revealed that its intention is to establish a sovereign Niger Delta State. The group exposed all Northerners owning ninety More...

By admin On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Suspected Militants Kill Four Naval Ratings, Husband, Wife in Bayelsa

LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Six persons, including four Naval ratings attached to an oil servicing company, are feared dead in Bayelsa State following a surprise attack by suspected militants. The incident was More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Bayelsa: Four Pirates Killed, Soldier Injured in a Clash with Nigerian Army

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint military force in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, said on Tuesday that its personnel killed four suspected pirates during a surveillance patrol along the Ogbia-Nembe More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Bayelsa:Cultists Butcher Three Niger Delta University Students to Death

LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Three persons were at the weekend, confirmed dead following a renewed cult war in the Bayelsa State owned University, the Niger Delta University, Ammassoma in Southern Ijaw area of More...

By admin On Friday, December 11th, 2015

Asari-Dokubo Accuses Buhari of Instructing Military to Rig Bayelsa’s Governorship Election

Asari Dokubo LAGOS DECEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leader of the Niger Delta Peoples Volunteer Force (NDPVF), Mujahid Asari-Dokubo has warned the Federal Government not to interfere with the upcoming supplementary More...

By admin On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Ibori Mourns Alamieyesiegha, Says He is a Victim of Resource Control

Alam LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, said on Sunday that news of the death of the first civilian governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Diepreye Solomon More...

By admin On Monday, August 24th, 2015

Bayelsa: Fear Grips APC as Defected PDP Chair, Inokoba Slumps At Town Hall Meeting

Sam Inokoba LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-With less than three months to the December 5 governorship election, major tragedy was averted on Saturday in Nembe, Bayelsa State following the sudden slump of the former More...

By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Buhari Anti-Graft Campaign Is Selective-Ijaw Youths

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The umbrella body of Ijaw youths, the Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), said on Wednesday that they are ready to support the anti-corruption and restructuring campaigns embarked upon More...

By admin On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Tompolo, MEND Leaders Regroup on Saturday in Bayelsa

Tompolo LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Leader of the defunct Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND and High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, aka Tompolo, yesterday, summoned commanders and leaders of More...

By admin On Sunday, July 19th, 2015

Bayelsa PDP Suffers Major Set Back as Jonathan’s Associates, Others Dump PDP for APC

LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday suffered a major setback ahead of the December 5th governorship election in the state. The PDP lost hundreds More...

By admin On Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Nigerian Air Force Declares War against Oil Thieves Kills 350 in Akwa Ibom Creeks

LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It has been confirmed that Nigeria Air Force, under the directives of the Buhari-led administration, raided Ikot Obiokut, a border community in Cross River state for reasons not yet More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Air Force Boss Says Military May Turn its Arsenal against Niger Delta Youths

Badeh LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshall Alex Badeh on Friday revealed that intelligence reports available to the Armed Forces showed that the Youths from the Niger Delta region More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2015

You are Desperados, Mischief and Blackmailers, Bayelsa PDP Tells Defected Sen. Ikisikpo, Others

Senator Clever Isikpo LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY-The Bayelsa State Government has described as most uncharitable, the comments credited to out-going Senator representing Bayelsa-East Senatorial District, Clever More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

EFCC Traces Seriaki Dickson’s Stolen $4m To First Bank MD, Onasanya

Gov. Seriaki Dickson LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Managing Director of First Bank PLC, Mr. Stephen Olabisi Onasanya is presently in a serious financial mess as Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2015

SEEFOR Implementation: Minister Scores Delta High in Job Creation

Delta State Governor, Dr Emanuel Uduaghan LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Planning Commission has scored Delta State high in capturing the objectives of the State Employment and Expenditure for Result More...

By admin On Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Seriaki Dickson, Ex-Militants in War Path over Provision of Security in N’Delta Creeks

Seriake Dickson chatting with some some ex-militants when the going was good By Achiever Peterson LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Bayelsa State Government has defended the establishment of Izon-Ibe Security Company More...

By admin On Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Parents Panic as Cholera Outbreak Hits Federal Government College In Bayelsa

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dicksonment College, Bayelsa,Seriake Dickson,Yenogoa,Students,Parents,Cholera,Hea;lth LAGOS MARCH 15TH(URHOBOTODAY)- Yenagoa – The Federal Government College, Imiringi in Ogbia More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Stop Instigating Nigerians against Jonathan, Ex-Militants Warn Obasanjo, Buhari

The meeting was allegedly held at the residence of seriaki Dicksonelsa,Yenogoa,Seriake Dickson,Goodluck Jonthan,Oulsegun Obasanjo,Mohammadu Buhari LAGOSMARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Ex-militant leaders from Nigeria’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Ex-Militant Leaders Make ‘U’ Turn on War Treats, Beg Nigerians To Vote For Jonathan

Tompolo and Asari Dokubo LAGOS FEBRUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In a remarkable twist, ex-militant leaders who had threatened to plunge a war in the country if President Goodluck Jonathan is not re-elected come May 29, More...

By admin On Sunday, February 15th, 2015

11 Women Supporters of Nigeria’s First Lady Perish in Auto Crash

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-At least 11 female supporters of the First Lady, Patience Jonathan, died in a road accident on Saturday night, officials have said. The victims were all in the same bus that was More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

N70m Presidential Campaign Fund Tears Bayelsa PDP Apart

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Palpable tension is reported to be rising among members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State over a plot to remove chairman Col. Sam Inokoba (rtd.), over his More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Again, N’Delta Militants Bar Patience Jonathan from Attending Rally

Patience Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Again, a group of militants, under the aegis of Mangrove Boys of Bayelsa, has warned the wife of the President, Patience Jonathan, to steer clear of presidential More...

By admin On Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Angry Bayelsa residents Lament Hijack of Jonathan’s Subsidised Kerosine

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of women and other residents of the Bayelsa State capital, Yenagoa, yesterday expressed dismay over the hijack of the sale of President Goodluck More...