Tag archive for ‘Sapele’
By admin On Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

‘Ogogoro’ Brewer, Ovwiroro Laments Decline In Popularity Of The Local Gin

LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Every morning, Wilson Ovwiroro leaves home early to paddle a wooden canoe into thick rainforest in southern Nigeria, where he taps raffia trees, making palm wine from their fermented More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

Old Boy Attacks Delta Govt For Commercializing Premises Of Okotie-Eboh Gram School Sapele

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Facebook user, Jakpo Pablo Otoboh, has accused the Delta State Government of collecting N40,000 from every party organiser as rent for the use of a field on the premises of More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021

Ten Injured As Hausa Traders, Fulani Herdsmen Clash In Sapele

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Sapele, Sapele Local Government Area, Delta State, are tense after a brutal battle between Hausa traders and Fulani herders in the area on Monday at the famed Hausa More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021

Delta Police Demobilize Notorious Armed Robber, Declare Manhunt For Fleeing Colleague

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Operatives of Delta Police Command has shot dead most wanted dead armed robber in Amukpe, Sapele after a heavy gun duel between the police and a notorious armed robbery syndicate. The More...

By admin On Friday, June 25th, 2021

Women In Sapele Fishing Community Protest Gunmen’s Invasion

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Women of Arunwhun Com¬munity, a predominantly fishing community in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, took to the streets on Sunday to protest the continued invasion of More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 9th, 2021

Sapele Pastor Flees With Church Money Contributed For Purchase Of Musical Instrument

LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Pastor Tony Ugochukwu of Blaze of Fire Ministry in Sapele, Delta State has reportedly run away with some amount of money gathered for the purchase of the church’s instruments. SaharaReporters More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021

Police Raid Sapele Drug Hideout, Arrest 12, Recover Cocaine, Refnol, Cracks, Others

LAGOS JUNE 2ND (NEWSRANGERS)-In attempt to get rid of criminals hanging out in drug hide outs in Sapele, Delta State and acting on credible intelligence that a cartel suspected to be dealing in cocaine are domiciled More...

By admin On Monday, May 17th, 2021

Man Shot As Gunmen Kidnap Hotelier In Sapele

LAGOS MAY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The owner of a hotel, name withheld, located in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State, has been reportedly kidnapped by unknown gunmen. It was gathered that the incident occurred More...

By admin On Sunday, May 2nd, 2021

Police Arrest Suspected Kidnapper In Connection To Killing Of 3 Policemen In Ughelli Eatery

LAGOS MAY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta state police command under the watch of Delta State Police Commissioner, CP Ari Muhammed Ali has recorded another major breakthrough in the fight against kidnappers in the More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Gunmen Abduct Warri ‘Agbero’ Second In Command In Sapele

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY0-The Police in Delta State on Saturday has confirmed that gunmen had abducted the Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO), Warri branch, Mr Duris More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

Suspected Armed Robbers Stab Fast Rising Comedian, MC Talkinson In Sapele

LAGOS MARCH 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fast rising Ebonyi State comedian, Otowan Uriel popularly known as MC Talkinson has been stabbed by armed robbers in Delta State, HGS Media Plus reports. The incident happened on More...

By admin On Monday, February 22nd, 2021

2023: UPU-PG, Moses Taiga Advises Urhobo Against Political Killings

LAGOS FEBRUARY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-With the preparation for local government election at hand and general election fast approaching, the President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses More...

By admin On Monday, February 22nd, 2021

Criminals Shun New Delta Police Boss Threat, Turn Sapele, Warri, Ughelli To Battleground

LAGOS FEBRUARY 22ND (NEWSRANGERS)-Men of the underworld seems to have put up a challenge to the Delta state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ari Mohammed Ali, following series of killings particularly in Ughelli, Warri More...

By admin On Sunday, February 21st, 2021

Suspected Assassins Kill Okowa’s Aide In Sapele

LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Unknown gunmen in a white Venza car have killed the Special Assistant to Delta State Governor on Youth Development, Comrade Okiemute Sowho, also known as Daddy K. He was killed, More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2021

Unknown Gunmen Abduct Businessman In Sapele

LAGOS FEBRUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely four days after a pregnant lawyer, Nkiru Agbasu was shot dead along Sapele- Warri road in a foiled kidnap attempt, another businessman based in Sapele has also been kidnapped. A More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 17th, 2021

Suspected Armed Robbers Shot Dead Pregnant Lawyer Along Warri/Sapele Expressway

LAGOS FEBRUARY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pregnant lawyer identified as Nkiru Agbasu, was reportedly shot dead by suspected armed robbers along the Warri/Sapele Expressway in Delta state. The Nation gathered that the More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021

Sapele Girl Allegedly Steals Her Madam’s ATM, Withdraws N80k, Buys Herself Phone

LAGOS FEBRUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A young girl has been detained in Sapele, Delta state for allegedly stealing the Automated Teller Machine card of her employer and withdrawing N80,000 from the bank account. It More...

By admin On Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Seplat Workers Protest Against Casualisation, Unpaid Bonuses In Sapele

LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Official activities have been disrupted at the operational base of the Seplat Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Sapele, Delta State following a protest by workers against what More...

By admin On Monday, January 25th, 2021

Panic In Sapele As Gunmen Kill Policeman, Soldier

LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is palpable fear in Sapele as gunmen suspected to kidnappers killed a policeman and soldier in sapele, Delta State, According to the Delta State Police Command the killing More...

By admin On Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

Over 150 Golfers To Storm Sapele For Orodje Of Okpe Golf Tournament

LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Over 150 golfers from across the country will be battling for honours as the third edition of the Orodje of Okpe Golf Tournament take off on Saturday, January 30, and all arrangements More...

By admin On Monday, January 18th, 2021

An Unidentified Woman Dumps Three-Year-Old Boy Into Well In Amukpe-Sapele

LAGOS JANUARY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A three-year-old boy, who was rescued alive from a well in Sapele, Delta State, has alleged that a yet-to-be-identified woman threw him into the hole. The incident happened at More...

By admin On Saturday, January 2nd, 2021

Barely 48 Hours After Killing Of Popular Sapele Stylist, Suspected Cultists Kill Two

LAGOS JANUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than two persons have been killed on the eve of New year in a cult war believed to be retaliatory between members of rival cult groups in the Sapele local government area More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

Founder Of 10 Over 10 Hair Dressing And Barbing Saloon Shot Dead In Sapele

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Founder of 10 over 10 hair dressing and barbing saloon, Adams Amakel Eguvwese was shot dead by gun men in Sapele. He was said to have returned from overseas to established one More...

By admin On Friday, November 27th, 2020

Stray Cow Dies After Crashing Into Car In Sapele

LAGOS NOVEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A tragic incident occurred in Delta state Wednesday, November 26, as a stray cow crashed into a car. An eyewitness who sent in the story to LIB said the incident occurred around More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 18th, 2020

Fear Grips Sapele Residents Over Polluted Water Allegedly Caused By Broken Pipeline

LAGOS NOVEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Uneasy calm now pervades Maka Street in Sapele, Delta State following the reported pollution of a water well in the area allegedly caused by a broken underground pipeline owned More...