Tag archive for ‘Ekpan’
By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Gunmen Kill Lawyer In Udu, Abduct Bank Manager’s Husband In Uvwie

LAGOS JANUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet-to-be-identified lawyer is feared dead after a gang of suspected armed robbers shot him at Mofor Junction, Udu Local Government Area of Delta State. This is just as unknown More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

A New Peaceful, Prosperous Ekpan-Uvwie is Possible!

By Omafume Amurun LAGOS DECEMBER 15TH (YRHOBOTODAY)-Several years ago, during an interactive media session with a former Delta State governor, apparently in frustration he described the Uvwie as a cursed people More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

Trouble Looms In Ekpan As Indigenes Of Udomoto Appeal To Uvwie Monarch To Cancel Election

By Kingsley Oghene LAGOS NOVEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Trouble seems to be eminent in Ekpan Community in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State except the election of Udomoto Quarters in the community is cancelled. Consequently, More...

By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Warri: Policemen Enforcing Covid-19 Curfew Accused Of Chasing Tricycle Driver To Death

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Police officers at the Ekpan police station in Delta state have been accused of allegedly causing the death of a tricycle rider, Ifeanyi Eze, 20, along Jakpa road by Praise center More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Delta: Ekpan School Bursar Arraigned For Allegedly Stealing N17.6m

LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 arraigned one Anayo Nwankwoala before Justice E. I. Oritsejafor of the Delta More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2020

Delta Police Arrest Suspected Robber In Ekpan, Declare Manhunt For Fleeing Colleagues

LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has arrested a notorious armed robber in Ekpan, Uvwie Local Government Area. The police also recovered sophisticated weapons from the suspect, DAILY More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Lady Accuses Ekpan DPO, Police Of Stripping Her Naked And Dehumanised Her Sister

LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 28-year old woman, Mercy Okoro, on Monday accused the Divisional Police Officer of Ekpan in the Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, SP Asanayin Ibok, of stripping her More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

Delta Police Guns Down Suspected Killer Of Okowa’s Aide, Ngozi Ijieh

LAGOS DECEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has confirmed the death of a suspected ring leader of an armed robbery and kidnapping gang operating in the state. According to a statement by the More...

By admin On Sunday, December 1st, 2019

Delta: Panic In Ekpan As Crude From Ruptured Pipeline Flow Into Residential Building

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There is tension among residents of NigerCat area of Ekpan, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State over oil spillage. The raptured pipeline since Monday, 23rd of September 2019 More...

By admin On Sunday, September 15th, 2019

Delta: Ekpan Fish Farmers Lament Loses Of Fishes Worth Millions To Flood

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fish farmers in Ekpan, Uvwie council area of Delta State are counting their losses, which run into millions following recent flood in the area. President General of Uvwie Kingdom, More...

By admin On Saturday, February 16th, 2019

Uvwie Community Boils Following Assassination Of Okowa’s Aide, Ngozi (PHOTOS)

Ngozi LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Special Assistant to Delta state Governor on Youth Development, Mr Lawrence Ngozi Akpomiemie, has been allegedly shot dead by yet to be identified gunmen. Report say the More...

By admin On Sunday, December 30th, 2018

Yuletide Tragedy: Eight Feared Dead As Two Vehicles Plunge Into River In Delta

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than eight persons on Saturday reportedly lost thier lives after two vehicles plunged into a deep river along the ever-busy NPA Expressway by Ekpan Community in Uvwie More...

By admin On Saturday, May 5th, 2018

Ekpan Erupts As Gunmen Kill Newton’s Step-Son, Efe

Chief Newton LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There’s palpable tension in Delta State as gunmen allegedly shot dead Efe, a step son of former Unuevworo of Ekpan community, Chief Newton Agbofodo. This is coming two More...

By admin On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Delta Police Boss Dismisses Omo-Agege’s Assassination Attempt Claim

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JULY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Police Commissioner, Zanna Ibrahim has dismissed claims by the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Senator representing Delta central, Ovie Omo-Agege, More...

By admin On Thursday, October 8th, 2015

Delta State hoteliers Raise Alarm over Illegal Levies, Incessant Power Outage

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hotel owners in Warri and environ, under the aegis of the Hoteliers Association of Delta State, have expressed worries over the high electricity tariff from the Benin Electricity More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

Delta State Hospital Impounds Quadruplet over Unpaid Bill

LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Hospital managers at the Delta State University Teaching Hospital (Delsuth) in Oghara are refusing to allow a couple take their newly born quadruplets home because they cannot afford More...

By admin On Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Uduaghan Clean-Up Warri, Appeals to Residents for Endurance

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan (holding microphone) interacting with market men and women during his inspection of the on-going clean-up at Refinery Road , Warri, Thursday. LAGOS APRIL 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-DELTA More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Delta:Wives of Uvwie Chiefs Donate 2,500 Notebooks to Schools

LAGOS FEBRUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is generally agreed by Nigerians that the standard of education in the country has fallen. Stakeholders have called on government and others to act in order to reverse the More...

By admin On Sunday, December 8th, 2013

Omo-Agege Emerges Chairman of Urhobo Political Congress, Campaigns for Urhobo Unity

Chairman Urhobo Political Congress (UPC) Chief Ovie Omo-Agege By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS DECEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)Former Secretary to Delta State Government (SSG), Chief Obarisi Ovie Omo-Agege has been elected  More...

By admin On Saturday, October 26th, 2013

Delta Central Bye-Election: Uduaghan Lie over PDP Victory- APC Chieftain, Ogbuagu

Delta State APC Chieftain Dr Veronica Ogbuagu LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Delta State Education Commissioner, and chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Dr Veronica Ogbuagu has described Delta More...

By admin On Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Delta Central Senatorial Election: I am the Best Candidate for the Seat- O’tega Omerhor

Chief O'tega Omerhor All Progressive Congress (APC) Delta Central Senatorial candidate Olorogun O’tega Omerhor is a First Class Degree graduate of Accountancy from University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a trained More...

By admin On Sunday, July 14th, 2013

Orubebe Praises Jonathan for Supporting his Work of God

Minister of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs Elder Godsday Orubebe preaching on the pulpit By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Minister of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs Elder Godsday Orubebe has More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Judge, Lawyers Scamper for Safety as Two Condemned Robbers Escape from Courtroom

LAGOS JULY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)There was com-motion at an Asaba High Court, yesterday, as two robbery suspects took everybody unawares and escaped from the court room immediately the judge sentenced them to death More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Delta State: Ekpan Community Hands over Alleged Kidnap Kingpin to Police

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba WARRI — THE leadership of Ekpan community in Uvwie council area of Delta State has apprehended an alleged kidnap and robbery kingpin, Gift Famous Etagvwene More...