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By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Delta Gov 2023: Storm Gathers As Search For Okowa’s Successor Heightens

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead of the 2023 governorship election, the storms are already gathering in the multi-ethnic and oil rich Delta State, particularly within the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This More...

By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Scandal: Delta Revenue Board Chairman, Onyeme In Trouble Over Missing N108m

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman, Delta State Board of Internal Revenue (DBIR), Monday Onyeme, is currently embroiled in a scandal involving missing funds running into N107, 740, 000 (N107. 7 million), More...

By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Obiaruku Farmers Flee As Suspected Herdsmen Invade Farmlands, Seize Food Items

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Farmers in Obiaruku, Ukwani Local Government Area of Delta State have reported fled after suspected Fulani herdsmen chased them away and took over their farmlands. It was gathered More...

By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Delta: Man Allegedly Kill Himself Three Weeks After Moving Into A New Apartment

LAGOS JULY 30TH (NEWSRANGERS)-A young man, Pius Idise, committed suicide by drinking substance, suspected to be insecticide three weeks after moving into a new apartment in Delta State. It was gathered that the More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
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Delta Police Declares 21-Year-Old Lady, Stephine Oghenevoke Missing

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State police command has declared a twenty one-year-old lady, Stephine Solomon Oghenevoke whose photo appeared above missing. The police in a statement signed by Delta 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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How Fleeing Militant Kingpin Kills Two Soldiers, For Peace Keepers In Delta

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A clearer picture of how an infamous militant leader, sea pirate and, kidnap kingpin, currently on the run, ambushed a military team, killed two soldiers and four members of Egbema More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
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Osu R’ Urhobo Of Lagos Hails Okowa At 62, Calls For Infrastructural Dev. Of Delta Schools

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Osu R’ Urhobo of Lagos state and the Chairman Of South-South Council of Chiefs, Lagos State, High Chief Vincent Ogheneochuko Ahwi felicitated with Delta State Governor, Senator More...

By admin On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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Youths Foil Gunmen Attempt To Abduct Social Media Critics In Delta Community

LAGOS JULY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was learnt that the armed men stormed the funeral in a move suspected to be an attempt to kidnap a popular social media critic of the APC of Buhari and activist, Ken Eneduwa. An More...

By admin On Monday, July 26th, 2021
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Urhobo Community Disowns Leaders Accused Of Pipeline Vandalization

LAGOS JULY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oviri-Olomu Community in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State on Sunday urged the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC as well as other relevant authorities including More...

By admin On Sunday, July 25th, 2021
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Retrospecting On James Manager Kneeling Before James Ibori

LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The viral picture of former Governor James Ibori praying for his namesake, Senator James Manager was at the weekend generating political reactions as interest groups in Delta State More...

By admin On Friday, July 23rd, 2021
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Delta: Train Crushes PDP Chieftain To Death In Abraka

LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Abraka in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State were yesterday thrown into mourning when a train crushed to death a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party More...

By admin On Friday, July 23rd, 2021
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Decomposing Corpse Of Lady Found Near Agbarho River, Another Lady Missing In Warri

LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The decomposing corpse of an unidentified lady has been found dead around the popular Federal University Junction axis of the East-West Road in Delta state. The Nation gathered the More...

By admin On Thursday, July 22nd, 2021
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Angry Sibling Allegedly Stabs Sister’s Husband To Death In Delta State

LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A domestic disagreement between a man and his wife in Delta took on Wednesday ended with the tragic death of the man identified as Oluchi. An enraged sibling of the estranged wife 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 Wednesday, July 21st, 2021
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An Unidentified Woman Abandons Her 3-Year-Old Child At Catholic Church In Agbor

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet to be identified woman has reportedly dumped her child at a Catholic Church in Delta State. The girl believed to be around three years old was found at St. Joseph Catholic Church, More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 21st, 2021
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New Generation Church Usher Commits Suicide In Agbor

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A middle-aged man and church worker is reported to have committed suicide at Agbor, in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State. The deceased, identified as Henry Jebe, said More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 21st, 2021
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Urhobo Community Raises Alarm Over Ramshackle Abadoned NDDC Road, Collapsed Classroom

LAGOS JULY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY0-Residents of Umiaghwa, Okpe Local Government Area, Delta State, have bitterly complained about the dilapidated road to the agrarian community abandoned in 2018 by the Niger-Delta Development More...

By admin On Monday, July 19th, 2021
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Group Accuses Urhobo Kingdoms Of Selling Lands, Market To Fulanis

LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Branch of the Committee for the Defence of Human Rights, CDHR, led by Comrade (Elder) A. Peter Edariese today raised an alarm saying Urhobo nation is gradually falling More...

By admin On Friday, July 16th, 2021
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Oviri Olomu PG Flees As Security Operatives Arrest Two leaders Over Alleged Pipeline Vandalism

File photo LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Reports has indicated that security operatives have arrested some leaders of Oviri-Olomu Community in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State over their alleged More...

By admin On Friday, July 16th, 2021
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Delta State Moves Closer To Open Grazing Ban, As Bill Passes Second Reading

LAGOS JULY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State has moved closer to the banning of open grazing of cattle as the bill on that passed the second reading in the House of Assembly on Wednesday. The bill, tagged “Delta More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
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Tax Invasion: DBIR Seals Ex-Delta Lawmaker, Yingi’s Filling Station, 21 Others In Warri

LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was mild drama today as the Delta State Internal Revenue Service sealed Yins Petroleum & Gas Limited, purportedly owned by a former member of the State House of Assembly, 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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Suspected Kidnappers Shot Dead DELSU Student, Whisk Away Two

Odje Stephen killed by suspected kidnappers LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A student of Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, Odje Stephen of the Department of Medical Biochemistry, was on Sunday shot dead at about More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
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Federal Airport Authority Of Nigeria Takes Over Management Of Osubi Airport Warri

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government has announced the reopening of Osubi Airport in Delta state, to commercial flights. This is as the government has said that the airport will now be managed by More...

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