Tag archive for ‘Rivers’
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By admin On Thursday, May 18th, 2023

Twin Brother Of Killed  Policeman Attached To Delta Govt House Slumps, Dies

LAGOS MAY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Double tragedy as an unconfirmed report has indicated that the  twin brother of Solomon,  a  policeman of Counter Terrorising Unit attached to the Delta State Government House, Asaba More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 24th, 2022

CREDAB: South-South Group Resident In Lagos  Seeks Greater Cooperation

L-R: Olorogun Goodie Ibru and his wife, Chairman, Sheraton Hotels and Towers; Mr. Sam Egube, Lagos Commissioner for Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget; High Chief Lucky Oyakhere, National Co-ordinator, CREDAB More...

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By admin On Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

South-South Traditional Council Of Chiefs Lagos Dedicates The Year 2020 To Sanwo-Olu

LAGOS DECEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-South-South Traditional Council of Chiefs Lagos State (SSTCCLS) has dedicated the out going year to Lagos State Governor, His Excellency Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu as More...

By admin On Saturday, September 12th, 2020

N’Delta Leaders Condemn ICPC Interference In Interrogation Of NDDC Staff

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta leaders and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) may be heading for showdown over the interrogation of senior management More...

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By admin On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

N’Delta Ex-Militants Urge Buhari To Appoint An Urhobo As Cordinator Of Amnesty Programme

LAGOS MA Y 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- No fewer than one thousand Ex-militants across the Niger-Delta Region have made an appeal and request to the President and Commander -in- Chief of the Arm Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu More...

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By admin On Friday, September 7th, 2018

Delta, Rivers, Edo, 9 Other States To Experience Flooding – NEMA, NHISA Warn

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the National Hydrological Services Agencies (NHISA) have warned that 12 states across the country would soon experience flooding More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

iPhone: How Killers Of JUMAI Courier Man Lure Him To Their Hide Out

LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr. Chukwuma Eleje, delivery man with Jumia, an online marketing store, has been killed in a house on Ada George Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State because of two iPhones. The victim More...

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By admin On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Buhari Fulfills Campaign Promises, Commences Payment of N5, 000 to Poorest Nigerians

LAGOS JANUARY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has commenced the payment of N5,000 monthly to one million vulnerable Nigerians. In a statement released, Monday, by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Delta APC Rejects Tribunal Verdict, Says PDP Celebration is Short Live

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Delta State has rejected the verdict of Delta State Governorship Election Tribunal which upheld the governorship election of Dr Ifeanyi Okowa More...

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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 Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Rivers: Peterside, Party Faithful Scamper for Safety as Explosion, Gunshots Rock APC Rally in Okrika

LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A rally organised by the All Progressives Congress in Okirika, home to Nigeria’ First Lady, Patience Jonathan, was disrupted twice on Wednesday. The rally was first disrupted More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Jonathan Sends Obanikoro’s Name, 7 Others Ministerial Nominees to Senate for Screening and Approval

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday sent eight ministerial nominees to the Senate for screening and approval. The names, contained in a letter signed More...

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By admin On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Delta Gubernatorial Political Game: Who Plays it Better?

By Onajite Ese The whistle may not have been blown, neither has the starter gun been fired, but the inevitable truth and incontrovertible fact is that the political race has since begun, and it will be foolery More...

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By admin On Monday, April 14th, 2014

2015: Delta, 4 Other State Governors in Cold War with First Lady over Imposition of Gov. Candidates

Dame Patience Jonathan LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than five governors are in a “cold war” with First Lady Patience Jonathan over her alleged moves to impose their successors. But the Office of the More...

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By admin On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

2015: Police Raises Alarm, Accuse Politicians of Plotting Destabilization of Niger Delta Region

Inspector General of Police, Mr Mohammed Abubakar LAGOS MARCH 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Hamiiru Argungu, the Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 5, has alleged that some politicians in Bayelsa, Edo More...

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By admin On Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

PDP Members Defection: APC Leads in House of Rep with 172 Members against PDP 171

LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)– The All Progressives Congress (APC) now has the majority in the House of Representatives with the defection of thirty Seven (37) members of the House elected on the platform More...

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By admin On Friday, December 13th, 2013

PDP Drags 5 ‘Rebel’ Govs’ to Court, Asks Court to Declare Seat Vacant

LAGOS DECEMBER 13RD (URHOBOTODAY} Poised for a last fight, the Alhaji Bamangar Tukur-led Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, asked the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to declare seats of the five More...

By admin On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

JTF Smashes Robbery Gang, Arrest Oil Thieves in Niger Delta

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint Military Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta said on Thursday that it had captured a gang of sea robbers in the waterways in Rivers State. The JTF Media Coordinator, Lt.-Col. More...

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By admin On Sunday, October 27th, 2013

$200,000 Paid for Release of Sister of Jonathan’s Aide-MEND

Augusta-Douglas-Ayam_0_0 LAGOS OCTOBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) today said it could authoritatively confirm that the sum of 200,000 US Dollars was paid as ransom More...

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By admin On Monday, September 16th, 2013

2015: New PDP Makes ‘U’ Drops Demand for Jonathan to Quit

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)As the meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and the aggrieved G-7 governors and other leaders of the Abubakar Kawu Baraje faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, got More...

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By admin On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

New PDP State Chairmen Loyal to Agrieved Govs Shun Pro-Jonathan Press Conference

President Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS September 10th (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairmen of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the seven states whose governors belong to a new PDP faction, shunned a press conference organized More...

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By admin On Sunday, September 1st, 2013

Obasanjo Lashes Back at Clark, Says He Should Retire from Politics and Not Him

Chief Edwin Clark LAGOS SEPTEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Olusegun Obsanjo on Saturday replied Ijaw leader, Edwin Clark’s comment on him, saying his utterances showed it was time for him (Clark) to More...

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By admin On Saturday, August 31st, 2013

PDP Crisis Deepens as Atiku, 7 Governors, Walk Out of PDP Convention, Elect Own Executives

The breakaway PDP members LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Seven governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have walked out of the ongoing special delegates convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), More...

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By admin On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Group Accuses Governors of Mismanaging N8.1tr Derivation Fund, Calls for EFCC Probe

By Theophilus Onojeghen Governors of Niger Delta oil producing states of Delta, Edo, Ondo, Bayelsa, Rivers, Cross-Rivers, Abia, Awka-Ibom and Imo have been accused of mismanaging 8.1 trillion naira meant for the More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Fracas in Rivers House of Assembly as Amaechi Foils Attempt to Impeach Speaker

LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY) The Rivers State House of Assembly was this afternoon (local time) thrown into chaos as a few anti-Governor Rotimi Amaechi legislators and militants, who are alleged supporters of More...