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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 Thursday, March 25th, 2021
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We’ve Written Protest Letter To Buhari On Ibori Loots — Gov. Okowa

LAGOS MARCH 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ifeanyi Okowa, governor of Delta, says his government has written a protest letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the James Ibori loot recovered by Nigeria. Okowa said this on More...

By admin On Sunday, March 21st, 2021
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Ibori Knocks UK Govt, Releases Documents On How He Assists British Airways Under Abacha

LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-James Ibori, a former governor of Delta who was convicted for stealing millions of pounds from his impoverished state, has released a letter that seemed to show how he saved the British More...

By admin On Monday, March 15th, 2021
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Ibori Loot Is Delta Will

By Sam Omatseye LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lies are so powerful that they can upend justice, especially in a country like ours. So, the Ibori loot, as it is often described, looks like a story that will not More...

By admin On Friday, March 12th, 2021
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Who Will Speak For James Ibori

By Kparobo Ehvwubare LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I draw inspiration of the above subject matter from the short remarks made by Barrister Ben Oji, who at the valedictory Court session in honor of his late colleague, More...

By admin On Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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THROW BACK: “I’m Not A Thief; I Can’t Be A Thief”- James Ibori

LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Embattled former Delta State governor, James Ibori, says he was wrongly accused and maligned by those who typecast him as a thief. Mr. Ibori , who recently returned to Nigeria after More...

By admin On Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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Urhobo Leader, Moses Taiga Urges FG To Expend Repatriated Money For Dev. Of Delta State

LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The apex body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), has faulted the Federal Government on the choice of projects it has chosen to expend the soon-to-be-repatriated Delta More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
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FG To Deploy Ibori Loot Towards Completion Of 2nd Niger Bridge, Abuja-Kano And Lagos-Ibadan Express Way

LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has directed the Minister of Justice and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, to deploy the recovered Ibori loot towards completing the Second More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
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UK To Repatriate To Nigeria £4.2m James Ibori’s Loot

LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The UK has promised to return to Nigeria £4.2m ($5.8m) which was stolen by a former governor. Former Delta State Governor James Ibori was convicted of money laundering in the UK in More...

By admin On Thursday, November 19th, 2020
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‘Nigeria To Receive £60m Ibori Loot, Others From UK Soonest’

LAGOS NOVEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Deputy Executive Director, African Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ), Leo Atakpu, on Wednesday said the Nigerian government will soon receive £60 million from the United More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Graceland Diabetes Foundation, UK Rotary Clubs To Organise World Diabetes Awareness Programme In Delta

LAGOS OCTOBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Graceland Diabetes Foundation in conjunction with Rotary Club of Dulwich, Pekham, Crystal Palace of United Kingdom (UK) and Uvwie community will be organizing a World Diabetes More...

By admin On Friday, August 28th, 2020
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UK Moves To Confiscate £117m Properties Linked To James Ibori

LAGOS AUGUST 28TH (URHOBOTODAYThe United Kingdom has moved to confiscate proceeds of loot in the £117m worth of properties linked to James Ibori, former governor of Delta State, as he appeared in court on Thursday More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
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Delta Yellow Garri Makes Wave In International Market

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Export quality yellow garri, the pilot product of the Delta State Government’s Foods Export Initiative has hit grocery shops in the United Kingdom. This is another significant milestone More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
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Westminster College Lagos, Glasgow Caledonia University Collaborate On Admission Of Students

s LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-On Monday 6th May 2019, three Officers of Glasgow Caledonia University, in Scotland UK, visited Westminster College Lagos, to discuss the process of students recruitment from Westminster More...

By admin On Friday, April 19th, 2019
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Conviction:Ibori Drags United Kingdom To European Court Of Human Rights

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, has dragged the United Kingdom to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France, in a bid to quash his conviction More...

By admin On Thursday, January 24th, 2019
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UPU-UK President, Ganiga Commiserate With Idjerhe Kingdom Over Passage Of Monarch

HRM Otadaferua Edward Igho JP, Erhiekevwe 1, Ovie of Idjerhe Kingdom (aka Ododo). LAGOS JANUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Olorogun (Barr.) Emmanuel Okpako Ganiga, National President of Urhobo Progress Union(UPU) United More...

By admin On Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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James Ibori Loses Appeal Against UK Money Laundering Conviction

Ibori LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-James Ibori, a former Delta State governor who was jailed in Britain for laundering tens of millions of dollars in stolen public funds through British banks and properties, More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
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2018: Urhobo Leaders In United Kingdom Search For Unity (PHOTOS)

Mrs Date Awhie, Mrs Stella Gbinedion,Chief Barovbe, Mr Goodie Ibru,Chief Ganigan,Chief Irivie and Major Edojah LAGOS DECEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Disturbed by the problem of Urhobo disunity both at home and in  More...

By admin On Friday, September 8th, 2017
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Ibori Commends Uvwe Monarch Over Support, Solicits Unity Among Urhobos

Chief James Ibori LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori, yesterday stressed the need for unity among Urhobo people, saying this would contribute to nation building. Ibori More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Finance Ministry Denies Allegation Of Employment Of British PR Firm For $2m

Adeosun LAGOS APRIL 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Ministry of Finance has denied allegation of employment of a United Kingdom Public Relation Firm, Africa Practice at the cost of $2m in a month. It would be recalled More...

By admin On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Buhari Expected Back on Friday, Expresses Appreciation to Nigerians

Buhari LAGOS MARCH 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country tomorrow, Friday March 10, 2017. The President left the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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James Ibori: I Was Not Deported From United Kingdom

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Delta State governor, Chief James Onanefe Ibori has denied being deported by the British government to Nigeria. Ibori, who returned to Nigeria on Saturday More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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Buhari Requests For Extended Medical Leave

Buhari LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY) – Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday asked parliament to extend his medical leave, his office said in a statement, after he took two weeks off for More...

By admin On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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Ibori Travails Linger On as UK Insists On Confiscation of Assets Despite Release

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The British Government has made it clear, that they intend to continue with the legal process to confiscate James Ibori’s assets, despite his return to Nigeria. Hide More...

By admin On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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JUST IN: Ibori Arrives in Nigeria, Head to His Hometown, Oghara

Former governor of Delta state, James Onanefe Ibori has returned to Nigeria. He arrived early today in Abuja and is expected to arrive his hometown Oghara later. Several sources said Ibori, fondly called by his More...

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