Tag archive for ‘Ekiugbo’
By admin On Monday, May 3rd, 2021

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 Saturday, May 1st, 2021

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 Sunday, April 25th, 2021

Delta: Angry Youths Lynch Suspected Armed Robber To Death In Ekiugbo

LAGOS APRIL 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected armed robbery kingpin from Maduguri, Borno state State terrorizing Ughelli town and its environs (name withheld) was recently lynched to death by angry mobs at Ekiugbo More...

By admin On Monday, January 11th, 2021

Delta: Gunmen Open Fire On Couple, Kill Wife, Injure Husband In Ekiugbo

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a couple in Ekiugbo, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, killing the lady in the process. The incident which occured More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

Rampaging Gunmen Kill Three, Destroy Multi-Million Naira Properties In Ughelli Communities

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Three yet-to-be-identified persons have been shot dead and many others injured by gunmen in Oteri and Ekiugbo communities in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. Unconfirmed More...

By admin On Friday, October 16th, 2020

Avenger: Man Arrested While Purchasing Arm For The Killing Of Member Of Disbanded SARS

By Amos Akioma LAGOS OCTOBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Operatives of the Anti-kidnapping unit, Bayelsa State Command, in a sting operation arrested one Ovie Everest ‘m’ 26 years, a native of Ekiugbo Community, More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Delta: Body Of Missing Seven-Year-Old Boy Found Floating On A River In Ekiugbo Town

LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A seven-year-old missing boy, Fejiro Emoavworhe, has been found floating at the bank of Ohovwe river in Ekiugbo, Ughelli North local government area of Delta. This incident happened More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2020

Protest Rocks Ekiugbo Gram School Over Student Allegedly Flogged To Death By Teacher

File Photo LAGOS MARCH2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Students of Ekiugbo Grammar School in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State have destroyed the office of the school principal and pelt police vehicle following More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Ekiugbo Community Mourns Demise Of Festus Ohwosode

By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The entire community of Ekiugbo-Ughelli in Ughelli North LGA of Delta state was thrown into mourning as the remains of the late Mr. Festus Ogheneochuko Ohwosode More...

By admin On Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Delta Police Inaugurate Vigilante Group In Ekiugbo Community

LAGOS JANANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTOAY)-Delta State Divisional Police Officer (DPO), CSP Kevin Zuokumor, has inaugurated Community Policing Committee in Ekiugbo as part of measures to reduce insecurity to its barest More...

By admin On Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Delta: Female Tricycle Rider, Two Others Killed In Ekiugbo Accident

LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Three persons including a female driver of a commercial tricycle popularly known as keke, were yesterday confirmed dead while four others sustained various degrees of injuries in More...

By admin On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Female JAMB Candidate Commits Suicide In Ekiugbo Over Poor UTME Score

LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A female JAMB candidate of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, being conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has reportedly committed More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Delta: Tension Brew in Urhobo Community Over Alleged Irregular Election

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension is brewing in Ekuigbo community, Ughelli North Council Lrea of Delta State over election process for 19 executive positions to represent the community for the next three More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015

Delta Police Kill Three Kidnappers… 2 Dead as Cultists Unleash Mayhem in Ughelli

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta Police Command said it has killed three suspected kidnappers following a gun duel. Report monitored in the Nation newspaper discloed that the gang had More...

By admin On Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Urhobo Militant Group Claims Responsibility for Delta Pipeline Explosion

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A militant group, under the aegis of Urhobo Gbagbako, has claimed responsibility for Thursday night’s bombing of the NPDC Oil pipelines at Ighrenene, Afiesere and Ekiugbo communities More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Delta: Oghara Monarch Commends Rotary Contribution to Human Development

By Rufus Ibebe LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (URHOBOTDAY)-His Royal Majesty (H.R.M), Rotn. Noble Oyibo Eshemitan, Ovie Of Oghara Kingdom commends Rotary Club contribution towards the development of humanity by creating More...

By admin On Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Delta: JTF, Council Chair Avert Clash Between 2 Urhobo Communities over Control of Market

Delta: JTF, Council Chair Avert Clash Between two Urhobo Communities over Control of Market. LAGOS NOVEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-What would have led to losses of lives and property worth millions of Naira was diverted More...

By admin On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Transcorp Black Out: Army Averts Clashes Between Urhobo Communities, Restores Light

By Ibebe Rufus LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigeria army has averted what could have led to a communal clash between two Urhobo communities of Ekiugbo and Erhuemukohwarien in Ughelli North LGA over More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Delta: Urhobo Communities Thrown into Darkness over Non- Payment of Light Bill

By Rufus Ibebe LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo communities of Ughelli North local government area of Delta state have been thrown into darkness for over five days as a result of misunderstanding between More...

By admin On Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Delta Central Election Latest: Ballot Boxes Snatch at Ekiugbo, Ughelli LGA

By Ibebe Rufus LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Information reaching Urhobotoday has affirmed that hoodlums suspected to member of one of the political parties whose candidate are contesting the Delta Central More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Delta Central Bye-Election: Urhobo Community Backs Fred Majemite

Olorogun Fred Okiemute Majemite addressing the press LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Ekiugbo-Ughelli in Ughelli North LGA have thrown their weight behind the senatorial ambition of their son, Chief More...

By admin On Friday, July 12th, 2013

Teacher Slumps and Die on Hearing of Ewherido’s Death

Late SEnator Pius Ewherido LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)- APPREHENSION has enveloped Ughelli metropolis, Delta State, after a teacher and a cooperative expert, identified as Mr. Aaron Bakpore slumped and died after More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

2015: It’ll be Disaster for Urhobos, If They Fail to Back Jonathan- Urhobo Youth Leader

President Goodluck Jonathan By Oghenekevwe Laba Leader of the Movement for the Advancement of Urhobo Nation (MAUN), Comrade Rex Anighoro has said it would be a grave mistake and a monumental disaster if the Urhobo More...