Tag archive for ‘Asaba’
By admin On Monday, September 20th, 2021
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Despite Calls For Shift, 17 Political Parties Endorse Atiku For President In Asaba

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Despite growing calls for a shift in presidential power to the South, leaders of 17 political parties and other civil society groups have endorsed the presidential candidate of More...

By admin On Monday, September 20th, 2021
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Uduaghan To Deliver Keynote Address At Delta Online Publishers Third Annual Lecture

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has been scheduled to be the Keynote Speaker at this year’s Delta Online Publishers Forum’s third More...

By admin On Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Delta Online Publishers Announces Date For Third Annual Conference/Lecture

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The Delta Online Publishers Forum, DOPF, an association of Journalists who are in the business of Online news services with high ethical standards and professionalism, has formally More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
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Delta Govt Fires Contractor For Failure To Deliver, Warns Clerics Against Demonizing Covid-19 Vaccine

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Government yesterday withdrew a road contract from a contractor ( name withheld ) for failure to deliver the project which was awarded in 2018. The road project which More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 14th, 2021
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IGP’s Wife Storms Delta State, Commissions Scores Of Projects

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hajia Hajara Usman Alkali Baba, the Police Officers Wives Association (POWA) National President/wife of the 21st indigenous Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba  More...

By admin On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
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Delta High Court Stops APC LG Congresses, Restrains Buni, Others

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-DELTA State High Court sitting in Asaba, Wednesday, restrained Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State along with other members from acting or parading themselves as the All Progressives More...

By admin On Thursday, August 26th, 2021
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Ogbono: A Delicious Soup, Forbidden In Asaba

LAGOS AUGUST 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-“One man’s poison is another man’s food.” This succinctly explains the case of ‘Ogbono’, a Nigerian soup that has become increasingly forbidden to the indigenes of Asaba, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
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IGP Storms Delta, Urges Officers To Give Their Best In Crime Fighting

LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The Inspector General of Police IGP Alkali Baba Usman visited Delta State Police Command headquarters recentky and had a moral boosting interactive section with officers and men More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 18th, 2021
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Delta: Female Traditional Rulers Converge In Okpanam Over Anioma Culture

From left— Omu of Ugbolu, HRM Omu Esther Obiogwa; Omu of Ukala, HRM Omu Lobe Nokwaba; Omu of Okpanam/Anioma, HRM Obi Martha Dunkwu; Omu of Obior, HRM Omu Onyebuchibe Okonkwo, amd others at the meeting. LAGOS AUGUST More...

By admin On Thursday, August 12th, 2021
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Obasanjo To Storm Asaba For International Wrestling Competition

LAGOS AUGUST 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Professional wrestlers from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and some African countries are expected to storm Asaba for the Asagba of Asaba International Professional Wrestling Competition More...

By admin On Friday, August 6th, 2021
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You Have No Right To Take Over Markets, Council Chair Tells Asaba Monarch

LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman of Oshimili South Local Government Area of Delta State, Kelvin Ezenyili, has said the Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof) Chike Edozien, lacked the right to take over markets More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
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INEC Commences Physical Voter Registration Across Delta State

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has commenced the in-person phase of the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration exercise across the twenty five local government More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
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Grazing Bill: Delta Cattle Dealers Request For 30,000sqm Land Space In Each LGA

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State chapter of the Cattle Dealers Association has requested for at least 30,000 square meters of land in each local government area for livestock breeding and marketing More...

By admin On Friday, July 23rd, 2021
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Cracks In Delta APC As Keyamo, 6 Leaders Cry Out Over Hijack Of Congress Materials

LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo and other leaders of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Delta State have raised the alarm over alleged hijack of materials More...

By admin On Thursday, July 22nd, 2021
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Delta State Lawmakers To Hold Public Hearing On Open Grazing Bill

LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State House of Assembly will on Monday, July 26, 2021, hold a public hearing on a Bill for the regulation of livestock breeding, rearing and marketing, and to prohibit open More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 21st, 2021
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Fire Razes Federal Secretariat, Destroys Delta NYSC Office In Asaba

File Photo LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Property worth millions of naira and vital documents were yesterday destroyed by an early morning inferno that gutted the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) office at the More...

By admin On Friday, July 16th, 2021
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Delta Police Boss Furious Over Cult Killings, Gives DPOs, Others Matching Order

LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In order to curb the rising cases of cult clashes resulting in several killings, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Ali Ari on Thursday summoned all Divisional Police More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
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Young Men Flee From Asaba As Suspected Cultists In reprisal Attack Kill Six

LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Six persons were killed between Monday and Tuesday morning, in Asaba, Delta State capital, in what is suspected to be renewed cult-related clashes. The alleged killing of the six More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
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Gunmen Shot Dead Former Oshimili NULGE Chairman In Asaba

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former chairman of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) in Oshimili South Local Government Area of Delta State was on Monday shot dead. The official popularly More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
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Urhobo Priest, Ex-Council Scribe, One Other Arrested Over Alleged Murder Of Two

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Police have arrested Chief Sam Mukoro, Okaka the 10th and former Secretary of Udu Local Government Council, Hon. Ejovwo Yarhere with one Chief Gabriel Sikprako. Mukoro was picked More...

By admin On Friday, July 9th, 2021
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Tension As Delta Police Allegedly Shoot Man Dead, Label Him Armed Robber

LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was tension in Asaba, Delta State, on Thursday, following the killing of a yet-to-be-identified man by the police at the DLA Road, Asaba. PUNCH Metro gathered that some men, suspected More...

By admin On Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Delta: Absence Of Accused Persons Stalled Trial Of Suspected Killers Of Ubulu-Uku’s Monarch

LAGOS JULY 8TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Hearing in the trial of four persons in the alleged murder of the Obi of the Ubulu-Uku Kingdom in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State, late Akaeze Ofolue III, was stalled, More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Tragedy Averted As United Nigeria Airline Plane Experience Battery Failure In Asaba Int’l Airport

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy was averted on Monday, June 28, 2020, after a plane belonging to United Nigeria Airlines developed a battery fault just before takeoff. About 60 passengers on board the Lagos More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Delta Police Nab Native Doctor With Two Human Skulls, Three Men With Fresh Human Blood

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Operatives of Delta State Police command has arrested a 60-years-old native doctor, Godfrey Akpudje with two human skulls in Urhobo community of Ekpan Ovu, Delta State. The arrest More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Delta Police Demobilize Notorious Armed Robber, Declare Manhunt For Fleeing Colleague

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Operatives of Delta Police Command has shot dead most wanted dead armed robber in Amukpe, Sapele after a heavy gun duel between the police and a notorious armed robbery syndicate. The More...

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