Tag archive for ‘Lagos’
By admin On Monday, May 9th, 2022

Urhobo World United Union Inducts Lagos EXCO, Doles Out Award, Cash Gifts (PHOTOS)

Newly inaugurated EXCO members of UWUU, Lagos branch LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo World United Union (UWUU), an association formed to unite and explore  the potentials of all origins and associates of More...

By admin On Friday, April 29th, 2022
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Delta 2023: Okowa Gives Reasons Why He Will Not Support Ibori’s Preferred Candidate

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of  Delta State and Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has told his former boss and ex-governor, Chief James Ibori,  the More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 16th, 2022

Tributes: Urhobo Leaders, Others Pour Encomium On Olorogun Johnson Barovbe In Lagos

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Although Olorogun Johnson Modika Barovbe has passed on, his good deed   will forever be in the hearts of those he left behind.   “He was an Urhobo patriot, a visionary leader, More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 26th, 2022

Events For The Final Rest Of Urhobo Patriot, Olorogun Johnson Barovbe Released

  LAGOS JANUARY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Associates and friends  have  released timetable  of events  for  the  burial ceremony of Urhobo patriot,  Olorogun Johnson Barovbe  who passed on December 27th, More...

By admin On Friday, December 31st, 2021

Encomiums Trail Barovbe’s Demise As Mourners Continue To Troop To Lagos Residence (PHOTOS)

LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Name it, both Very  Important Personalities  (VIPs) and  common men continue to reign praises on late Urhobo leader, Olorogun Johnson Barovbe who passed on in   December 27th, More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 28th, 2021

Moses Taiga, Cecelia Ibru, Other Urhobo Leaders Condole Johnson Barovbe’s Family In Lagos

Olorogun Johnson Barovbe LAGOS DECEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide,  Olorogogun Moses accompanied by  his wife and  Mrs Cecelia Ibru   were among prominent More...

By admin On Friday, December 17th, 2021

Appeal Court Upholds Final Forfeiture Of Ex-NDDC Director, Tuoyo Omatsuli’s N1.8bn Properties

LAGOS DECEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A three-man panel of the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, on Wednesday, affirmed the final forfeiture of properties worth N1.8billion recovered from a former Executive Director, More...

By admin On Sunday, August 1st, 2021

Urhobo Social Club Lagos Inaugurates New EXCO, Promises Enhance Visibility In National And State Affairs (PHOTOS)

Front Page Photo Left to Right: Barr. Ekeme Ohwovoriole, Chief Bright Apinoko, Chief Godwin Onabedje, Olorogun Edoreh Agbah, Olorogun Jacob Diedjomahor, Chief Patrick Emurese, Engr. Akpevwen Onoyase, Mr. Lucky More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021

Police Rescue Teenage Girl Abducted In Niger State And Sold Into Slavery In Delta

The suspects in commection with Jamila Shagari abduction LAGOS JUNE 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Two years ago, 12-Year-old Jamila Shagari was playing with three of her mates in their village in Niger state when they More...

By admin On Monday, April 19th, 2021

Delta Closed Illegal Orphanage In Ashaka, Proprietress Handed Over To Police

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An illegal orphanage located in Ashaka, Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State, was closed down by the state government, on Sunday, for failure to comply with the provisions More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

Police Place N10m Reward On Link To Wanted Godwin Eseoghene Apenu Of Oghara, Delta State

LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is almost 24 hours after DCP Abba Kyari posted on his Facebook page that Godwin Eseoghene Apenu has been traced and believed to be in Oghara, Delta State. Godwin is a dangerous More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2021

OML 30: Urhobo Youth Leader Hails Oil Coys For Engaging Indigenes In Securing Facilities

LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-An Urhobo youth leader from Kokori oil producing community in OML30, in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Comrade Odiri Umukoro, said he is satisfied that indigenes More...

By admin On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Urhobo Social Club Lagos Loses Prominent Member From Ogbon Royal Family, Olomu Kingdom

LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Social Club Lagos has lost one of its prominent member, Prince Emmanuel Ogbon who hailed from Ogbon Royal family, Olomu Kingdom in Ughelli South Local Government Area of More...

By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021

The Imperative Of Turning Agbor College Of Education To University Of Education

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS JANUARY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The recent commissioning of a multi billion naira Teachers’ Professional Development Center by the Delta state Government at Owa Alero/Owa Oyibu in More...

By admin On Friday, December 25th, 2020

Top Notch Nollywood Film Maker Chico Ejiro Passes On Christmas Day

LAGOS DECEMBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Death has occurred of a top notch Nollywood film maker, Chico Ejiro. Information reaching News Express says Chico, the third of the three Ejiro brothers, died on Christmas morning More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Former Labour Leader Frank Kokori Announces Death Of His wife

LAGOS NOVEMBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former general secretary of Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) Frank Kokori has announced the death of his wife Esther Kokori. Mr Kokori said on Wednesday More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

Okowa Shuns Calls To Emulate Lagos, Guarantees Pension Rights, Benefits For Ex-Govs

L-R: Okowa,Ibori and Uduaghan LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, at the weekend said the 2019 law on pension rights and benefits for tenure completion of former governors and More...

By admin On Monday, November 16th, 2020

SERAP Wins Round One As Court Compel Okowa, UBEC To Account For Education Fund

LAGOS NOVEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is prospect Nigerians keen on knowing details of how Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) funds are disbursed and spent by the Delta State Government may soon have More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Felida Essi Goes Back Memory Lane As Isoko Mirror Newspaper Celebrates 15 Years

Dr Felida Essi, Publisher Of Isoko Mirror Newspaper LAGOS OCTOBER 20TH (NEWSRANGERS)-As ISOKO MIRROR Newspaper marks its 15 years on the news stand, the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Comrade (Dr.) FELIDA ESSI, More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

UPU Leader, Moses Taiga Appeals To Departed Oil Giants To Return To Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) President General (Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to all the oil giants which include Shell, Chevron, Seplats, Agip and others who departed More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

Urhobo Community In Lagos Mourns Passage Of Chief Ogbada Ofurhie

LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo resident in Lagos has mourned the passage of Chief Mac Agbada Ofurhie who passed on in June 1st, 2020. He died at the age of 75 years. In a statement the residents said the More...

By admin On Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Lagos Court Dismisses N34bn Fraud Case Against Tompolo’s Company

LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed the entire 40 counts bordering on alleged N34bn fraud filed by the Federal Government against Global West Vessel Specialist Limited, a More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2020

Delta Records Clean Slate As Nigeria Reports 571 New COVID-19 Cases

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State recorded a clean slate as Nigeria on Sunday reported five hundred and seventy-one (571) new cases of COVID-19 with three hundred and forty-three more recoveries. This More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

Nigeria Bureau Of Statistics Ranks Delta As 2nd Least Poor State In Nigeria

LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Delta ranked as second least poor state in the country. The bureau, in its latest Poverty Index Report, ranked Delta second after Lagos among More...

By admin On Thursday, April 30th, 2020

Isoko Born Music Legend, Showkey Recalls How Friends Abandoned Him After He Got Accident

LAGOS APRIL 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Isoko born music legend based in Ajegunle, Lagos State, John Asiemo popularly known as Daddy Showkey, has revealed how he was abandoned by friends and loved ones to suffer for More...