Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
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 Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Ughelli Monarch Decries Killing, Violence As Protesting Market Women Storm Palace

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ovie of Ughelli Kingdom, in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, HRM Dr Wilson Ojakovo, Oharisi III, has sued for peace among his subjects, just as traders More...

By admin On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Suspected Cultists, Thugs Ambush Ngozi Okonjo Iweala’s Brother, Ogwashi-Uku Monarch’s Convoy

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The traditional ruler of Ogwashi-Uku in Delta State, His Royal Majesty, Obi Ifechuwude Aninshi, Okonjo II and his entourage reportedly escaped death in the hands of yet-to-be More...

By admin On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Delta 2023; Why Justice And Equity Must Prevail Over Sentiment

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is a common knowledge that recently, the Ijaw leaders, youths and women predominantly residents in six councils of Delta State, with these councils domiciled More...

By admin On Friday, September 17th, 2021
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‘Why APC Cannot Win Election In Delta State’

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-According to Dr. Ogbodu Alex, Delta State has been poorly managed since 1999 and common Deltans have always hoped that they can have a different set of players to see if things More...

By admin On Friday, September 17th, 2021
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Woman Foils Attempt By Her Son To Use Her For Money Ritual In Delta

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was jubilation galore in Okuokoko town, Okpe Local government area of Delta State over futile attempt of man to use her mother for ritual. Mr Emma Ereegarnoma who live at More...

By admin On Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Nigerians Are Dying From High Cost Of Cooking Gas, Onuesoke Cries Out

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party Chieftain and former Delta State Gubernatorial Aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has raised the alarm over the incessant increased of price of Liquefied More...

By admin On Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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Delta State Govt Mandates Compulsory Covid-19 Vaccine For Residents

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Government has made the COVID-19 vaccination compulsory for every resident of the state. Charles Aniagwu, the state Commissioner for Information, made this public 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 Thursday, September 16th, 2021
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My Vision Is To Transform Lives Through Education-Olorogun David Edevbie

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Former Chief of Staff to Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Olorogun David Edevbie has disclosed that his vision is to 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 Monday, September 13th, 2021
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‘Why I Will Never Kneel Before Ex-Gov. James Ibori’

By Prince Emeka Obasi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Recently, the news media was inundated with pictures and stories of a certain Senator, James Manager, kneeling before former Delta State governor, James More...

By admin On Friday, September 10th, 2021
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Anglican Church Pastor Slumps, Dies While Ministering In Urhobo Community

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A priest with the Anglican Communion in Nigeria, Rev Efe Urhogo has reportedly died while ministering at St John’s Anglican Church, Okpara Inland, Ethiope East Local Government More...

By admin On Thursday, September 9th, 2021
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Delta: Hoodlums Invade Checkpoint, Set Three Policemen Ablaze In Patrol Vehicle

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension, Wednesday, enveloped Umutu and neighbouring communities in Ukwuani Local Government Area, Delta State, following the killing of three police officers attached to the Umutu More...

By admin On Thursday, September 9th, 2021
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Delta: An Unidentified Teenage Girl Found Dead With Hands Chopped Off In Ukwuani

LAGOS SEPTEMBER9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A yet to be identified teenage girl said to be about 15 years old has been reportedly murdered by unknown assailants in Ukwuani Local Government Area of Delta state. It was gathered More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 8th, 2021
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Security Alert: Avoid Ughelli-Warri Road Axis Of East-West Road From 6pm

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Motorists and travelers have been warned to avoid Ughelli-Warri road axis of East-West Road as from 6pm for the safety of their lives and property. The alert message which was More...

By admin On Monday, September 6th, 2021
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Okowa Commends Shell For Donating Multimillion Dollar Projects To Maritime University

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has described the phase one of infrastructure projects donated to the Nigerian Maritime University in Okerenkoko, Delta State by The More...

By admin On Saturday, September 4th, 2021
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Politics Without Bitterness: Rivals, Ogboru And Ibori Embrace in An Occasion

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta political rivals, Chief James Onanefe Ibori and Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru shocked many by hugging themselves when they met recently. Chief Great Ogboru had contested every More...

By admin On Saturday, September 4th, 2021
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“IGBELE”:A Dreaded Evil Forest In Warri Where Itsekiri Dump Corpses Of Witches, Wizards

Credit Vanguard By gistnodeyfinish LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The evil forest is one of the oldest traditional methods of disposing of strange items in the Igbo tradition, and indeed in African tradition More...

By admin On Friday, September 3rd, 2021
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Triplets In Verge Of Death As Parents Cry Out For Public Assistance In Urhobo Community

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A set of triplets recently delivered at the Genera Hospital Orerokpe, headquaters of Okpe LGA, Delta State are currently at danger list of death at Oviri-Okpe Community. The triplets More...

By admin On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
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Waado City: Concept Of Urhobo Megacity From Warri Is Dead On Arrival

By Dr. Emmanuel Ojameruaye LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-On this forum, there has been a suggestion to create an Urhobo mega city from Warri City as a way of resolving the age-long controversy over the ownership More...

By admin On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
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5 Feared Dead As Robbers Besiege Eruemukohwarien Axis Of East/West Road

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Armed Robbers, Wednesday evening, blocked the ever-busy East/West road, by Eruemokohwarien and five persons were reportedly feared dead. The Robbers blocked the road with an ash More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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Ten Injured As Hausa Traders, Fulani Herdsmen Clash In Sapele

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of Sapele, Sapele Local Government Area, Delta State, are tense after a brutal battle between Hausa traders and Fulani herders in the area on Monday at the famed Hausa More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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Ifeanyi Okowa’s Truth In A Season Of Distrust

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)- I learned two separate but related lessons from a keynote speech delivered by Senator (DR) Ifeanyi Okowa, the Executive Governor of Delta State, at the 2021 More...

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