Tag archive for ‘Governors’
By admin On Sunday, May 16th, 2021

Delta 2023: Okowa Cautions Delta Leaders On Quality Of Who To Present As Governor

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has cautioned leaders of Delta State on the quality of the person to present as Governor of Delta State come 2023. He urged leaders and people More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020

How 13%, NDDC Benefits Are Hijacked From Oil Communities

Mike Owhoko By Michael Owhoko LAGOS NOVEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Contrary to widely held view that core oil producing areas in the Niger Delta are benefiting from 13 percent derivation and the Niger Delta Development More...

By admin On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Buhari Has No Right To Tell Govs How To Spend Paris Club Refund-Onuesoke

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS DECEMBER 2ND(URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has affirmed that the Federal Government do not have the constitutional right to tell state governors More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Buhari Fires ICPC Boss

Ekpo Nta LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Mr. Nta Expo, Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, may have been sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari. Report monitored More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Senate Condemns Arrest Of Judges, Moves To Amend DSS Act

LAGOS 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was condemnation galore for the Department of State Services (DSS) at the Senate plenary on Tuesday when the issue of the arrest of judges suspected of corrupt act by the agency came More...

By admin On Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Repeat PDP Nat’l Convention Ends Abruptly; New Resolutions Reached

LAGOS AUGUST 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Repeat National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] ended abruptly at the State PDP Secretariat, Aba Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The Convention was presided More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Osinbajo, John Momoh, Others to Attend Launch of Guild of Corporate Online Publishers

LAGOS OCTOBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Guild of Corporate Online Publishers will be formally inaugurated on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at the prestigious Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Vice President More...

By admin On Sunday, September 20th, 2015

Bleaching: Symptomatic of Nigerian Problem

By Alex Osondu Atawa-Akpodiete This week I was at a higher institution in America. As I was strolling down one of the streets, I was again impressed by the different shades of people. There were white, black, More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015

Saraki, Six Governors to Attend Launch of Tunde Rahman’s Western Post Newspapers

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and six Governors from the Western region of Nigeria are expected to attend the occasion of the launch of Western Post, a newspaper More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Ministers, Governors, Ambassadors, Govt Officials Visit Ibori in Prison

James Ibori LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An exclusive interview with People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Ighoyota Amori of Delta Central district by SaharaTV became heated when the senator was asked about More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Borno, Yobe Governors Raise Alarm, Says Boko Haram is in Possession of Five Local Govt Areas

LAGOS JULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Boko Haram Islamists are still holding on to some territories in Nigeria’s troubled northeast, state governors from the region said on Thursday, after the military claimed More...

By admin On Monday, April 20th, 2015
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Aftermath of Presidential Election:Friends,Associates Desert Goodluck Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonthan on his own LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Few weeks after the defeat suffered by President Goodluck Jonathan and his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), during the March 28 and More...

By admin On Sunday, April 5th, 2015

REVEALED: How Ministers, Governors Sabotaged Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan etched his name in gold in history books when he called president-elect, Gen Muhammadu Buhari (retd) on March 31, to congratulate More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

PDP Senators Threaten to Impeach Jonathan for Giving Structures to Governors

President Goodluck Jonathan at a cross road LAGOS NOVEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have threatened to shut down the government of President Goodluck Jonathan for allowing More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

2015 : First Lady’s Plot To Impose Govs on Delta, Other States May Threatens Jonathan’s Chances

Dame Patience Jonathan LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Indications emerged on Sunday in Abuja that the ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan, to seek re-election in the 2015 general election may after all be More...

By admin On Friday, September 19th, 2014

‘You Cannot Pull Down Jonathan’, Onuesoke Tells Kwankwaso

Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship aspirant in 2007 general election, Chief Sunny Onuesoke lashed at Governor of Kano State Rabiu Kwankwaso More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Abuja Chief Judge Withdraws Case Files of Former Governors Undergoing Corruption Trial

Chief Judge of Abuja, Justice Ibrahim Bukar LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The newly-appointed Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Justice Ibrahim Bukar, today in Abuja withdrew the case files of More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Some Rebel Govs have Genuine Grievances — Anenih

Chief Tony Anenih LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Chairman Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees (BOT) Cnief Tony Anenih has disclosed that some of the governors have genuine grievances. “I believe More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

PDP Governors Snub Tuesday “Peace Parley” With President Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Governors of Peoples Democratic party (PDP) who were earlier scheduled to meet President Goodluck Jonatha today refused to honor the meeting asking for More...

By admin On Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Atiku Confirms Knowledge of PDM Seeking Party Registration with Reservation

Atiku Abubakar LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Thursday confirmed that his associates have filed an application with the Independent National Electoral Commission More...

By admin On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Amaechi, Jang Clash again as NGF Faction Summons Meeting

Jang and Amaechi LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Factional Chairman of Nigeria’s Governors Forum (NGF), Governor Jonah Jang of Plateau State, and Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State, leading a group of 19 More...

By admin On Monday, August 5th, 2013

2015: PDP Plots Consensus Ticket for Jonathan, Governors

LAGOS AUGUST 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Leading officials of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, are in fresh moves to push President Goodluck Jonathan through a rancour-free contest for the party’s ticket for the 2015 More...

By admin On Sunday, July 14th, 2013

Governorship Race: 7 Ministers May Quit Jonathan’s Cabinet by October

The ministers are the minister of state for education, Nyesom Wike, Rivers information minister, Labaran Maku (Nasarawa); Niger Delta Affairs minister, Godsday Orubebe (who is already pitted against elder statesman, More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Confusion as Amaechi, Jang NGF Meetings Clash with Jonathan’s Dinner

Amaechi and Jang LAGOS JUNE 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) The battle for supremacy between the two factions of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, will again play out tonight as the two contending groups have scheduled two separate More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Buhari: Niger Delta Governors Started Breeding of Militants

Mohammadu Buhari Former Nigerian Head of State, Muhammadu Buhari, who is also a major figure in the newly formed All Progressive Congress, has accused former governors of Niger Delta states of breeding militants More...