Tag archive for ‘Covid-19’
By admin On Sunday, December 19th, 2021

Delta Govt Accused Of Shutting Down Five Covid-19 Isolation Centres, Diversion Of Fund

LAGOS DECEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has allegedly diverted COVID-19 funds as five isolation centres in the state is currently shut down since the second phase of the pandemic. Findings More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

Why Online Gambling Is Blooming In The Pandemic

LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-According to Global Poker, the Poker Industry has grown by 43% since April 2021. Also, Facts and Factors recorded that the online industry will be worth over 100 billion within More...

By admin On Thursday, September 16th, 2021

Delta State Govt Mandates Compulsory Covid-19 Vaccine For Residents

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has made the COVID-19 vaccination compulsory for every resident of the state. Charles Aniagwu, the state Commissioner for Information, made this public More...

By admin On Monday, August 23rd, 2021

Time Na Money Crooner, Mike Okri Contracts COVID-19, Goes Into Self-Isolation

LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Time Na Money crooner, Mike Okri has contracted COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated. Delta-born Okri, who recently returned home after decades abroad, said he caught the virus More...

By admin On Thursday, July 8th, 2021

Warri Pastor Donates Generously, Advises Govt On Ways To Save Nigerians From Looming Poverty

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Prophet, Jeremiah Fufeyin of the Christ MercyLand Deliverance Ministries, CMDM, has advised government on ways to better the lives of the citizens and reduce the hardship brought about More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Urhobo Billionaire Olorogun Oskar Ibru Back To Bubbling Party Life

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Billionaire and socialite, Olorogun Oskar Christopher Ibru is a jolly good fellow. The bubbly, likable fellow knows how to endear himself to others from the get-go. He is always full More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

National Sports Festival: Okagbare, Oduduru, Others ‘Shun’ Delta State

Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare reacts after winning the women’s 100m at the Herculis international athletics meeting, at the Louis II Stadium in Monaco, Friday, July 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) LAGOS More...

By admin On Friday, March 19th, 2021

Delta Govt Issues Guidelines For Reopening Of Lesson Centres

LAGOS MARCH 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has charged all operators of lesson centres across the state to adhere strictly to the released guidelines in order to guarantee More...

By admin On Friday, January 29th, 2021

Okowa Imposes Fresh Curfew In Delta Over Rising Cases Of Covid-19 (See Statement)

LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the rise in the numbers of Coronavirus pandemic cases in Delta State occasioned by the second surge, the state governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has placed curfew from 10:00pm More...

By admin On Friday, January 29th, 2021

Parents Withdraw Their Children From Asaba School Over Spread Of Covid-19

LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Panic seems to have overwhelmed Government Modern Secondary School, Asaba, Delta State, as several students are said to have contracted COVID-19. It was learnt that a large number More...

By admin On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Delta Lawmaker Dies Of Suspected Covid-19 Infection

LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Majority Leader, Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Tim Owhefere is dead. He died late night of Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at the Federal Medical Center, Asaba. Hon Owhefere, More...

By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Low Turnout: Delta Govt Begs Pupils, Students In Rural Areas To Resume School

LAGOS JANUARY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has called on traditional rulers, religious leaders, parents and other stakeholders to appeal to pupils More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Covid-19: Low Turnouts Recorded As Schools Reopen In Warri

LAGOS JANUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There were low turnouts of students in most primary and secondary schools in Warri as schools resumed 2020/2021 academic activities on Monday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) More...

By admin On Monday, January 18th, 2021

Delta Govt Cancels Plan To Transfer Over 4,500 Teachers Across The State

LAGOS JANUARY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has cancelled the recent transfer of over 4,500 secondary school teachers across the state by the Post Primary Education More...

By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

8 Doctors Test Positive, 6 Dead As Covid-19 Ravages FMC Asaba

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension has continued to mount at the Federal Medical Centre ( FMC, Asaba) as eight doctors have tested positive to COVID-19 while six persons have reportedly feared dead as a result More...

By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Delta Govt Releases Resumption Date For Primary And Secondary Schools

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has confirmed the resumption date for second term for all public and private primary and secondary schools in the state. According More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 5th, 2021

Ali Baba, Omo-Agege’s Media Aide Recover From COVID-19

LAGOS JANUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ace comedian Ali Baba has come out of isolation after recovering from COVID-19. The 55-year-old posted a video to Instagram on Monday, warning the public to protect themselves from More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Itsekiri Monarch, Ikenwoli Godfrey Emiko Passes On

LAGOS DECEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Olu of Warri Ikenwoli Godfrey Emiko passed on Monday at the Lily Hospital, Warri, Delta State. Details of the death of the monarch remain sketchy as at the time of writing this More...

By admin On Friday, September 11th, 2020

Delta: Okowa Relaxes Lockdown On Cinema Houses, Hotels, Eateries, Others

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has further relaxed the lockdown placed on businesses to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2020

Delta Govt Finally Extends Curfew Time, Approves Resumption Of Normal Trading Activities

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-After delaying for a while, the Delta State Government has announced adjustment curfew time earlier imposed in the State due to the COVID-19 pandemic from the earlier period of More...

By admin On Thursday, August 6th, 2020

COVID-19: Okowa Flags Off Free Food Distribution For Less Privilege In Delta

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, on Wednesday, said his administration would continue to partner the private sector and individuals in mitigating the debilitating effects of COVID-19 More...

By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Delta Govt Commences Preparation For Reopening Of Schools

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The federal government’s directive on schools reopening have got state Ministries of Education across the country, working round the clock to ensure appropriate measures to prevent More...

By admin On Thursday, July 30th, 2020

Delta: Succour As Okowa Sets To Provide Palliatives to Private Schools, Businesses

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government announced wednesday that private schools, maternity homes, medical clinics, agro-allied firms, confectionery enterprises, hospitality outfits and small More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Uvwie Monarch Suspends Chief Priest For Breach Of COVID-19 Directive

LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ovie of Uvwie Kingdom in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state, Abe 1, on Tuesday, suspended the Chief Priest of Owhoru Deity in Ekpan, Robinson Adereyo for six months for More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Delta Gov, Wife, Daughter Recover From Coronavirus

LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state, his wife Edith, and one of their daughters have recovered from COVID-19. The governor disclosed this on social media this morning. ”My More...