Tag archive for ‘Soldier’
By admin On Saturday, March 6th, 2021

Bunkering: Security Personnel Scramble To Be Posted To Oil Rich Community In Delta

LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senior Police, Army and Naval Officers allegedly bribe their way to be posted to Ugbokodo community, one of the largest oil host areas in Delta State, South-South, Nigeria. The allegation 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 Monday, November 25th, 2019

Delta: 10 Burnt To Death, Scores Injured As Illegal Refinery Explodes In Isoko Community

File Photo By Young Erhuirhoro LAGOS NOVEMBER 25TH (NEWSRANGERS)-What can be described as fire disaster has recently occurred in Enhwe community, Isoko South LGA of Delta state which set the entire community in More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

10 Burnt To Death In Ughelli Express Road Military Check Point Auto-Crash

LAGOS MAY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than ten people were reported to have been burnt to death in an auto-crash at military check point mounted by Nigeria soldiers at Ekerawhen Junction of the East-West Road, More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Warri: Fire Guts Ogbe-Ijoh Market Again

LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Popular Ogbe-Ijoh market, located in Warri, Delta State commercial nerve centre notorious for annual disaster is up in flames again.. It was gathered that wide fire gutted the More...

By admin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Ijaw Militants Flee As ‘Crocodile Smile’ Storm Warri North (PHOTOS)

Soldiers advancing towards miitants’ camps LAGOS OCTOBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Militants from Ajakurama, Gelegele and Egbema kingdom in Warri North Local government Area of Delta State were reported to have More...

By admin On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

Soldier, Engineer In Trouble for Alleged Abduction Of A Lady In Warri

LAGOS APRIL 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Bayelsa Police have arrested two suspects, a serving soldier and an engineer, for allegedly kidnapping a lady in Warri, Delta on April 4. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
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Wedding Day Killing: Army Authorities Vow to Prosecute Soldier Involved

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-THE Authorities of the 4 Brigade Nigeria Army, Benin City, said it has arrested the soldier, who allegedly killed one Mrs. Akparobi Orobogha around Jakpa junction, Uvwie Local Government More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

JUST IN: Decomposed Corpse of Abducted Army Colonel Found in Kaduna Village

Col. Inusa LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Army has announced the death of its abducted officer, Colonel Samaila Inusa. Col. Inusa was kidnapped Saturday evening 26th March 2016. In a release issued More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

Cultism:Warri Traders Want Adequate Security for Igbudu Market

Igbudu Market LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Traders in Igbudu Market, Warri, have appealed to the Delta Government to provide adequate security in the market to save them from the activities of cultists. Lucky More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Bayelsa Military Base Attack: Soldiers Grab 6 Suspects, Recovers Snatched Arms

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta said Sunday night that it has arrested six suspected pirates behind the attack that killed four of its soldiers and a policemen in Nembe, More...

By admin On Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Suspected Pirates Kill Four Soldiers, One Policeman in Bayelsa Military Base Attack

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Defence Headquarters has confirmed four soldiers, and one policeman were killed when suspected pirates attack its military base at Nembe Jetty, near Ogolomabiri Community More...

By admin On Sunday, July 12th, 2015

Boko Haram Fighters, Soldier Killed in Failed Prison Attack in Niger

LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected Boko Haram militants launched an attack on the prison in the southern Niger town of Diffa late on Saturday, military sources said, in an apparent bid to free fellow members More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Overzealous Soldier in Trouble for Cutting 60yrs Old Pastor’s Hair in Warri

A typical check Army check point in Delta state where soldiers dehumanise law abiding citizen and create artificial traffic gridlock to make life difficult for them LAGOS SEPTEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A soldier who More...

By admin On Saturday, August 9th, 2014

100 Killed, Emir, Army Commander Missing as Boko Haram Captures Gwoza

LAGOS 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The newly installed Emir of Gwoza, Mohammed Timta is reportedly missing as Boko Haram invaded Gwoza town in Borno State killing hundred of civilians and soldiers. An ambulance belonging More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Prostitute Stabs Soldier to Death in Bayelsa

LAGOS JNE 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Prostitute identified as Bini girlone has allegedly stabbed a soldier attached to the Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Pulo Shield to death for refusing to pay for a daybreak sex More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Delta: Group Slams N500m Suit On Chief of Army Staff over Killing of ‘Okada Rider’ at Ughelli

Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Azubike Ihejirika LAGOS MARCH 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)– A human rights group, Forum for Justice and Human Right Defence, has slammed a N500million suit against the Chief of Army More...

By admin On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Panic as Kidnappers Parcel Victims Fingers to Kinsmen in Delta

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS DECEMBER 13RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Desperate to collect the N30 million ransom demanded, kidnappers of an 80-year-old Army Major, Azum Asoya (rtd), and his 55-year-old More...

By admin On Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Delta Kidnap Kingpin, Kevin Gives Jonathan 60-Days Ultimatum to Address Urhobo Marginalisation Or Shut Down Oil Facilities

Kidnap Kingpin, Mr. Kelvin (5th from left) and other members of his gang LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A dreaded and ‘most wanted’ kidnap kingpin in Delta State who doubles as leader of the new Liberation More...

By admin On Thursday, August 15th, 2013

Delta: Commisioner Denies Witnessing Soldier, Police Clash, Says They did not Carry Cash

LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Commissioner for Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Anthonia Ashiedu, yesterday, denied witnessing the clash between soldiers and policemen on the sidelines of the recent empowerment More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Delta: Soldiers Attack Police Escorts for Blowing Siren

LAGOS AGUST 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Pandemonium broke out, Monday, in Koko, Warri North Local Government Area, Delta State, as soldiers attacked and injured police officers from Delta State Police Command, who were More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

PHOTOS/STORY:Delta State: Handbag Snatcher Caught in Action in Warri

LAGOS JULY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A thief was caught this morning in Shell road, Sapele, Delta state. The thief (name unknown) snatched a woman’s handbag in Ugbeyi, Sapele while on his motorcycle and ran away. More...