Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
By admin On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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Why I Fired Members Of My Executive-Okowa

LAGOS MAY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, today said he dissolved the state’s Executive Council to check distraction in governance. The governor gave the explanation in Asaba at his More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 18th, 2021
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Delta Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa Dissolves EXCO, Drops Aides

LAGOS MAY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, yesterday dissolves the State Executive Council (SEC) comprising the 25 commissioners. The governor also dropped the Secretary to the State Government More...

By admin On Monday, May 17th, 2021
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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 16th, 2021
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Three Policemen Feared Dead As Unknown Gunmen Burn Police Station In Delta

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nsukwa Divisional Police Station in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State has been burnt down by unknown gunmen leaving three police officers feared dead. PUNCH Metro More...

By admin On Sunday, May 16th, 2021
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Macaulay’s Emergence As Ovie-Elect Of Ewu Kingdom Was Keenly Contested- Prince Onemu

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A contestant in the Ewu Kingdom and descendant of the Ekade Ruling House, Prince Felix Onemu, has urged the King Makers of Ewu Kingdom, the Ahavwa and the general public to ignore the More...

By admin On Sunday, May 16th, 2021
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Delta: Man Escapes Death After Trailer Crushes His Car At Effurun

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A man was reported to have escaped death after a trailer loaded with cows crushed his car along Warri-Sapele road, Effurun, Delta State. His son, Jerry Ukavwe who posted the incident More...

By admin On Friday, May 14th, 2021
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Concern Deltan Advises Okowa To Drop Those Aspiring For Governor From His Cabinet

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chief Francis Atanomeyovwi, the Federal Commissioner, National Assembly Service Commission on Friday expressed displeasure with members of the Delta State Executive Council who have More...

By admin On Friday, May 14th, 2021
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Delta: Truck Laden With Cement Crushes Teacher To Death In Effurun

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A fatal road crash has claimed a school teacher, simply identified as Mr Ejovi along Airport Road, Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The tragedy occurred at about More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Uvwie Monarch Laments FG Poor Funding Of FUPRE

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ovie of Uvwie Kingdom, HRM Dr Emmanuel Sideso, Abe 1, has berated the Federal Government of Nigeria over poor funding of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE) More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Funeral Rites For 20th Olu Of Warri Begins On Monday

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barring the unforeseen, the burial rites for the 20th Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli will start today. The kick-off is almost five months after Ikenwoli’s transition, The Nation learnt More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Delta: Seven Men Allegedly Gang Rape 15-Year-Old girl In Isele-Uku

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHBOTODAY)-A fifteen-year-old girl has allegedly been gang-raped by seven men in the Isele-Uku community in Delta state. Activist, Harrison Gwamnishu who shared the sad story on his Facebook  More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Delta: Oghara Youths Nab Suspected Generator, Mattress Thief

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected thief has nabbed for allegedly stealing generator and mattress in Delta community by youths. He was made to carry the generator on his head and sleep on the mattress as More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Omo-Agege Condemns Poor Electricity In Delta, Unveils Power Substation In Orogun

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, yesterday, bemoaned poor electricity in Delta State, lamenting that the stunted development of the state was due to what he described More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Ifeanyi Okowa: Transformational Leadership Above The Noise

By Jackson Udema LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Leadership is in doing, not in talking. All great leaders act. No pontification. No story-telling. They brace up to confront situations knowing that challenges More...

By admin On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Delta Police Arrest Two For Impersonation And Sale Of Military Uniform In Effurun

LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police command has arrested a woman, Jemilia Suleman, a native of Plateau state and her male counterpart, Monagor Charles of Ndokwa East local government area of Delta More...

By admin On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Six Suspects In Police Net Over Alleged Hacking, Transfer Of N78m

LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hoodlums suspected to be internet fraudsters have allegedly hacked the account of a company, Great Wall Exchange, and successfully transferred N78,852,881 from the account. The suspects More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
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‘£4.2m James Ibori Loot Expected In Nigeria Soon’

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami said the Federal Government of Nigeria is working tirelessly to ensure the return of looted Nigerian assets More...

By admin On Monday, May 3rd, 2021
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Isoko Monarch Passes On At 81

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Traditional ruler of Igbide Kingdom in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, HRM Ovie Edward Obukeni I, is dead. The 81-year-old monarch died during brief ailment barely More...

By admin On Monday, May 3rd, 2021
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Delta: One Beheaded, Set Ablaze As Ekiugbo, Iwreko Communities Market Crisis Worsens

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The lingering crisis between Iwhreko and Ekiugbo communities, Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State, over the ownership and control of the Ughelli Main Market, degenerated More...

By admin On Monday, May 3rd, 2021
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Davido Honoured With Chieftaincy Title In Ibusa, Delta State

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-DMW Boss, Davido who recently arrived Nigeria is currently in Asaba Delta State for an event. Davido was welcomed like a king on arrival in Delta state where he was conferred with a More...

By admin On Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
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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 Sunday, May 2nd, 2021
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Delta: Motorists Express Displeasure Over Faulty Traffic Light In Effurun

LAGOS MAY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Vehicle users in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State have expressed displeasure over constant heavy traffic congestion at Jakpa Junction especially during rush hours in the mornings More...

By admin On Saturday, May 1st, 2021
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Two Feared Dead As Two Urhobo Communities Clash Over Market Toll Collection

LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The never-ending Crisis between Ekiugbo and Otor-Ighreko communities in Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state, over revenue collection at the Ughelli market, was yesterday More...

By admin On Thursday, April 29th, 2021
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Delta Records Highest Number Of Complaints On Rights Violation In 2020

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Delta, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Imo State lodged the highest number of complaints on rights violations with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 27th, 2021
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Urhobo Monarch Inducted As Grand Patron Of Nigeria Football Supporters Club

The traditional ruler of Iderhe Kingdom in Delta, King Monday Whiskey being presented with the paraphernalia of of Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC) as the club’s Grand Patron by the National Chairman, More...

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