Tag archive for ‘Ughelli’
By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

Police Re-arrest Videographer Behind Ughelli Viral Video That Sparked #EndSARS Protest

LAGOS DECEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The videographer behind the viral video alleging the killing of one person by a team of policemen that sparked the #EndSARS protest across the country, Mr. Nicholas Makolomi, was More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

Panic As Urhobo Monarch’s Wife Escapes Kidnap Attempt, Orderly Shot

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-There was a pandemonium on Monday in the Ughelli area of Delta State as gunmen numbering five laid siege to the palace of Ughelli Kingdom. The Queen 11 of the kingdom, Queen Rachael, More...

By admin On Friday, November 27th, 2020

Businessman Shot Dead Near Ohoro, A Week After He Was Robbed Of N4m In Ughelli

LAGOS NOVEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A businessman, identified as Mr Manager Emgbeke, Thursday afternoon, was shot dead along Bomadi-Ohoror road in Delta state. Though the information was sketchy, the incident occurred More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

Seven Killed, POS Operator Shot As Rival Cult Groups Besiege Ughelli

LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Seven persons were said to have been killed at the weekend as two rival cult groups clashed in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. A POS More...

By admin On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Ughelli Police Protest, Warns #EndSARS Protesters To Stop Killing Them, Burning Stations

LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It seems the #EndSARS protest is taking opposite direction as police officers in Ughelli Police Station in Ughelli North local government have taking their protests to the streets More...

By admin On Monday, October 12th, 2020

Delta CP Confirms Death Of Ex-Evwreni Vigilante Chairman In Police Custody

LAGOS OCTOBER 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Vigilante Chairman of Evwreni community in Ughelli North Council area of Delta. Tuesday Okuah, has died in police custody. Delta State Commissioner for Police, Mr. Hafiz More...

By admin On Friday, October 9th, 2020

#EndSARS Protest: IGP Condemns Killing Of Police Officer In Ughelli, Orders Probe

LAGOS OCTOBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has condemned the violent attack on policemen and damage to police operational vehicles and other assets by #EndSARS protesters in More...

By admin On Friday, October 9th, 2020

ENDSARSPROTEST: Delta Police Declare Mass Arrest On Ughelli Youths, Burst Into Hotel

LAGOS OCTOBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Report reaching Urhobotoday.com revealed that team of policemen are raiding some parts of Delta State to arrest youths. Their action may not be unconnected with the End SARS protests. At More...

By admin On Thursday, October 8th, 2020

Delta:Policeman Shot Dead During #ENDSARS Protest In Ughelli

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension on Thursday enveloped the Otovwodo axis of Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State as a policeman was killed following the protest that More...

By admin On Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Ughelli Residents Discover Mutilated Lady’s Corpse Tied In A Sack Dumped In Gutter

LAGOS OCTOBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a gory scene as the corpse of a yet to be identified young lady was discovered dumped in a gutter in Buluku Street, Ughelli. The scene left residents shocked as many thronged More...

By admin On Friday, September 4th, 2020

Fear Grips Winners Worshipers In Ughelli As Church Building Vibrates

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBTODAY)-Confusion grips massive worshippers at Living Faith Church over fear of building collapse in Delta state. Worshipers who were at the worship concert, “Worship and Miracles”, More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020

Urhobo Progress Union Urges FG To Site Propose Gas Flare Trust Fund Hqtrs In Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The umbrella body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has asked the federal government to site the proposed headquarters of the Gas Flare Trust Fund in Urhobo land, More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2020

Residents Flee As Gas Explosion Scare Rocks Ughelli Community

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents living around Pius Labo street and its environs in Oteri, Ughelli, Delta State fled their homes around 7am yesterday following a huge leakage of gas from a gas plant (name More...

By admin On Saturday, July 18th, 2020

Delta: Angry Mob Beats Suspected Armed Car Snatcher To Death In Ughelli

LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected armed robber has been lynched by an angry mob in Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state while trying to rob a middle-age man of his SUV car. It was More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

Delta Female Teacher Slumps, Dies After Getting Report Of Husband’s Covid-19 Result

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A teacher in one of the government-owned schools in Ughelli, headquarters of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, has slumped and died after receiving news that her husband More...

By admin On Saturday, June 20th, 2020

Suspected Armed Robbers Kill Father Of Two POS Operator In Ughelli

LAGOS JUNE 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Point of Sale (POS) machine operator, identified as Mr Godspower Iguenariende, has been shot dead in Ekiugbo Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta state. It was More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020

Delta Police Arrest 73 ‘Executive’ Beggars In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the dwindling state of economy as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic disease spread ravaging the world, security agents in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele towns in Delta state have More...

By admin On Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Okowa’s Chief Of Staff, David Edevbie Pours Encomium On Chief Edwin Clark At 93

LAGOS MAY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chief of Staff to Delta state Governor, Olorogun David Edevbie has joined many notable Nigerians to congratulate a distinguished National Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, More...

By admin On Monday, May 11th, 2020

COVID-19: Warri, Ughelli Residents Groan Under High Fuel Price Despite FG Reduction

LAGOS MAY 11TH (URHBOODAY)-Residents of Warri and Effurun and other neighbouring towns in Delta State have continued to lament the high cost of fuel by the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria More...

By admin On Monday, May 4th, 2020

Police, Vigilante Rescue Kidnapped Petty Trader In Eruemukohwarien Community

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Police Command has confirmed that an abducted petty trader, Mrs. Joy Etaghogho has been rescued from her abductors at a community near Ughelli, Ughelli North Local Government More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Lockdown: Corporate Beggars Lay Siege To ATM In Asaba, Abraka, Ughelli Towns

LAGOS APRIL 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the Coronavirus Pandemic outbreak and the subsequent lockdown order by the Delta state government, Persons consisting of adult males and females have taken over ATM Centers More...

By admin On Sunday, April 26th, 2020

Lockdown: Angry Traders Dare Security Agents Take Over Streets In Asaba, Ughelli, Sapele

LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODA)- Angry traders in Asaba, Ughelli and Sapele Communities in Delta state have moved into various streets in the areas despite the government lockdown order in the last 25 days Investigation More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Panic In Ughelli As Family Whisks Patient Suspected Of Having Covid-19 Away

LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Apprehension has enveloped the Ughelli Central hospital after a male patient suspected to have shown symptoms of the corona virus, was whisked away by his relatives who had rushed More...

By admin On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Angry Mob Sets Suspected POS Armed Robber Ablaze In Ughelli

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A member of a four-man armed robbery gang, Monday night met his waterloo after he was set ablaze by an angry mob during a robbery operation at the Otovwodo junction axis of Ughelli, More...

By admin On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Hungry Youths Stab DELSU Lecturer, Obtains His Valuables In Ughelli

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected hoodlums have stabbed Delta State University, Delsu, lecturer (Name withheld) and dispossessed him of his mobile phone, ATM card and other valuable items. The victim, who More...