Tag archive for ‘Burutu’
By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021

20 Dead As Cholera Ravages Coastal Communities Of Delta State

LAGOS JANUARY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Cholera outbreak in coastal communities of Bomadi and Burutu Local Government Areas of Delta State has reportedly killed at least 20 persons this year. THISDAY gathered that scores More...

By admin On Friday, July 26th, 2019

Lawyers Petition NJC Over Exclusion Of Ijaw From Appointed Judges In Delta

LAGOS JULY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Lawyers Forum has written a letter to the National Judicial Council protesting the exclusion of lawyers/persons of Ijaw extraction in the list of persons proposed to be appointed More...

By admin On Friday, July 12th, 2019
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Onuesoke Fumes Over FG Neglects Of South-South Ports

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has faulted the Federal Government for neglecting Ports located in the South-South region of Nigeria. Onuesoke More...

By admin On Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Ijaw Monarch, Subjects Shut down Agip Station In Burutu

LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Traditioal ruler of Tuomo federated community in Burutu Local Government area, Delta state, Chief Gimba Tamani, yesterday, led his subjects to lay siege to the Nigeria Agip Oil Company, More...

By admin On Monday, May 20th, 2019

Delta: Nigeria May Lose 240,000 Barrels Of Oil Daily As Fire Razes Pipeline

File Photo LAGOS MAY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria may probablybe losing no fewer than 240,000 barrels of crude oil per day following the fire outbreak at the Trans-Forcados Pipeline connecting the Forcados Export More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Urhobo Group Calls For The Revitalization Of Moribund Delta Ports

LAGOS OCTOBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Renaissance Movement (URM) has urged the Federal Government to revive the moribund ports in Warri, Sapele, Burutu, Koko, Forcados and Escravos in Delta State. In a statement More...

By admin On Friday, September 28th, 2018

Importance Of Warri, Sapele, Koko, Burutu Ports To Nigeria’s Development

Warri old port LAGOS SEPTEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta Ports are a quadruplet of seaports sited along the Niger Delta coastline in the port towns of Warri, Sapele, Koko and Burutu, all in Delta State and in More...

By admin On Friday, September 21st, 2018

FLOOD: Delta Govt Establishes Six Internally Displaced Persons Camps

Okowa LAGOS SEPTEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has approved the establishment of six Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps to cater for residents of the state whose homes are in flood prone More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Burutu Oil Community Cries Out Over Infrastructural, Environmental Rots

LAGOSAUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Eseimogbene community in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State Tuesday drew the attention of all tiers of government in the country and multinational oil companies to their More...

By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018

Student Of Delta Marine School Of Tech Found Dead At Buruu River Bank

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mustafa Mohammed LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 21-year-old Joseph Ibiri of the Delta state Marine school of Technology, Burutu, in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

JUST IN:Police Nab Killer Of Security Personal In Delta

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Security operatives have arrested the culprit involved in the recent killing of a security personnel on Edegbene Community in Burutu Local Government Area òf Delta State. A police More...

By admin On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Gunmen Kill Ex- Delta Marine School Provost, Johnson Dittimi In E.K. Clark’s Village

Johnson Dittimi LAGOS DECEMBER 8TH (URHOBODAY)-Suspected assassins, at about 8pm on Thursday night of December 7 shot dead the pioneer provost of the Delta State School of Marine Technology, DESOMATEC, Dr. Johnson More...

By admin On Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Okowa Discloses Plan To Build Ultra Modern Markets In Ozoro, Burutu And Oghara

Okowa LAGOS NOVEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has disclosed plans to construct three ultra modern markets at Ozoro, Burutu and Oghara in the 2018 fiscal year. He disclosed More...

By admin On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Delta Govt Approves Establishment of Agro-Industrial Park, Link Bridge To Burutu

LAGOS NOVEMBER 16H (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Executive Council has approved the establishment of an agro-industrial park at Aboh Ogwashi-Uku in Aniocha South Local Government Area. The government also approved More...

By admin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Delta: British Doctor, Wife, Two Other Britons Kidnap In Burutu

Delta State Commissoner of Police, Mr Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS OCTOBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian police say gunmen have kidnapped four British nationals in the Niger Delta region. Police spokesman Andrew Aniamaka said More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Urhobo Monarch Commends Okowa’s Developmental Prowess In Delta

Delta State Governor Sen Ifeanyi Okowa accompanied by his Deputy Barr Kingsley Otuaro and Orodje of Okpe kingdom, HRM Orhue I, Commission Ultra Modern Market At Orerokpe, Okpe Local Government Area Of Delta State. LAGOS More...

By admin On Friday, May 12th, 2017

Ijaw Youths Raise Alarm Over Delay In Appointing Provost For Delta School Of Marine Technology

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ijaw youths under the aegis of Ijaw Youth Council, IYC Western Zone, National Youth Council, Burutu Branch and National Association of Burutu More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Delta: Suspect Shots Police Officer To Death in Burutu

IGP IDRIS LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A police officer said to be on ‘illegal duty’ was on Monday shot dead by a suspect he attempted to arrest in Burutu town, Delta State. Sources disclosed that More...

By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Operation Crocodile Smile: Food, Transportation Crises Hit Delta, Bayelsa

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)—Several riverine communities, including Oporoza and Ogulagha in Delta State, and Ezetu, Aggeh and others in Bayelsa State, have been struck by food and transportation crises More...

By admin On Monday, May 25th, 2015

Angry Mob Lynched Two Men in Ijaw Community for Killing Young Girl for Rituals

LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Two men were reportedly lynched by angry mob in an ijaw community of Torugbene, Burutu LGA, Delta State for allegedly killing a small girl for rituals. A white garment pastor who More...

By admin On Sunday, November 30th, 2014

No Election in E.K. Clark’s Constituency as PDP State Primaries Sing Discordant Tunes

LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The primaries election into Burutu Constituency 1, the constituency of Ijaw Leader, Chief Edwin Clark was cancelled yesterday as a result of confusion trailing alleged alteration More...

By admin On Monday, September 8th, 2014

Delta 2015: Clark Blesses Omo-Agege, Warns Uduaghan against Imposition of Candidate

Chief Edwin Clark (l) and Obaisi (Barr) Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-National Leader, Chief Edwin Clark showered prayers and blessing on Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship aspirant, More...

By admin On Monday, August 11th, 2014

Crisis Looms in E.K.Clark’s Community over Imposition of Councillorhip Candidate Who Scored One Vote

Ijaw Leader Chief E.K.Clark (l) and Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan (r) LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Crisis looms in Ijaw Leader, Chief Edwin Clark community of Kiagbodo over alleged imposition of More...

By admin On Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Delta: Collapsed MTN Mast Killed One Worshipper, Injured 50 in Urhobo Community

The collapsed mast LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck on Saturday in Okwagbe an Urhobo community of Ughelli-South Area of Delta State as a Telecom mast belonging to one of the GSM operators, MTN collapsed More...

By admin On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Kidnappers of E.K.Clark’s Son Demand N50m Ransom

Chief Ebikeme Clark LAGOS APRIL 4TH (URHOBOTODAY0-The abductors of Chief Ebikeme Clark, son of Ijaw national leader and South- South representative at the ongoing National Conference, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark More...