Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
By admin On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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Canadian-Born Nigerian Singer Explains Why He Relocates To Native Delta Village

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A Canada-born Nigerian, Ndubuisi Okwumabua has relocated to his native place, Isele-Ukwu village, Delta state in Nigeria for his music career to gain more recognition. Okwumabua, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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Suspected ‘Yahoo Boy’ Stabbed To Death After Receiving N50m Alert

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Baptist Church in Okuokoko community, Delta State, was thrown into mourning on Monday after a 20-year-old resident, identified only as Clinton, was stabbed to death. PUNCH Metro 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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Delta Kick Starts Week-Long Commemoration Of 30th Anniversary Of State Creation

LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Delta Government, yesterday, said it would embark on a week-long program to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the State’s creation. Chairman of Central Organising Committee for More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
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N1.5bn Substandard Project: Protesting Isoko Youths Vow To ‘Send’ Contractor To Jail

LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some youths of Ikpide-Irri, under the umbrella of ‘Concerned Indigenes Of Ikpide-Irri’ have protested against a firm, Portplus Limited, handling the community’s More...

By admin On Monday, August 23rd, 2021
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Time Na Money Crooner, Mike Okri Contracts COVID-19, Goes Into Self-Isolation

LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Time Na Money crooner, Mike Okri has contracted COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated. Delta-born Okri, who recently returned home after decades abroad, said he caught the virus More...

By admin On Sunday, August 22nd, 2021
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Olu Of Warri Reverses Ancestral Curse On Nigeria By His Grandfather, Proclaims Healing

LAGOS AUGUST 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, has reversed an ancestral curse placed on Nigeria by his grandfather, Olu Erejuwa II, as a result of the injustice meted out to him. He made More...

By admin On Friday, August 20th, 2021
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Worshipers Confirm Bank Alerts In Dollars As Sapele Pastor Prays For Miracle Money

LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of a church in Sapele, Delta state were in high spirit recently as their pastor prayed miracle money into their lives. In a video that has gone viral, the clergyman can be More...

By admin On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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Delta Police Refutes Report Of Abduction Of Ijaw Community Leader, 25 Others

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Police Command has denied report from different online media ( Urhobotoday Exclusive) and known National dailies tagged ‘apprehension in Delta community as one traditional More...

By admin On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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NPA Finally Admits Collapse Of Break-Waters In Warri Port, Others

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, has finally admitted that the two break-waters in the Escravos have collapsed, a development the authority says is responsible for shallowness More...

By admin On Thursday, August 19th, 2021
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Drama As Delta Poly Ozoro Students Mark Exit Of Rector By Sweeping Main Gate

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was a mild drama at the Delta State Polytechnic Ozoro, on Tuesday, as students celebrated the exit of the Rector following the upgrade of the institution to the University 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 Monday, August 16th, 2021
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Jungle Justice: Angry Mob Sets Suspected Burglar Ablaze In Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An angry mob on early Saturday morning set a suspected burglar ablaze in Warri, Delta state. The suspect was burnt alive by Cinema Site Roundabout in Okumagba Avenue, Warri South More...

By admin On Friday, August 13th, 2021
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Isoko Community Rejects Health Centre Built, Equipped By Akpabio

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Leadership of Ewrokpe Community in Emede, Isoko South Council of Delta State, has rejected a health centre built and equipped by the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs. Representatives More...

By admin On Friday, August 13th, 2021
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Delta: Train Crushes Mother, Daughter To Death In Urhobo Community

LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTOAY)-A passenger train has crushed a mother and her daughter to death on the rail track around the Orhuwhorun community, close to its Ujevwu station in Udu local government area of Delta 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 Saturday, August 7th, 2021
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Delta: Again, Gunmen Invade Freshville Estate Of Okuokoko, Abduct Oil Worker

LAGOS AUGUST 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen yesterday abducted a landlord at Freshville Estate of Okuokoko in Okpe local government area of Delta State. This came barely two months after gunmen attacked the estate killing More...

By admin On Saturday, August 7th, 2021
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Okowa Seeks Proper Monitoring Of Crude Oil Production, Address Of Security Challenges

LAGOS AUGUST 7TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa has called for proper monitoring of Nigeria’s crude oil production to ascertain the volume and ensure transparency and accountability in the 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 Wednesday, August 4th, 2021
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21-Yr-Old missing Delta Lady Found, Police Arrest Father For Allegedly Aiding Fraud

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Twenty-one-year-old Delta-born Stephine Solomon Oghenevwoke declared missing by the Delta Police Command has been found. The 5ft tall, dark-complexioned lady who speaks Pidgin and More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 4th, 2021
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Ban On Open Grazing: Delta Has No Land For Herdsmen-Group

LAGOS AUGUST 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group in Delta State, Club Anio 50, has said the State has no land to give to herdsmen for ranching and insisted that the restructuring of Nigeria was not negotiable. It said the More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
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Delta: Pandemonium As Strayed Cow Kills Three-Month-Old Baby In Effurun

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-There was pandemonium on Monday at the Ebrumede community in the Effurun area of Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State after a strayed cow reportedly killed a three-month-old More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
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Masked Gunmen Invade Ughelli Phone Shop, Kill One Cart Away Gadgets Worth Millions

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Men of the underworld numbering more than ten on Monday evening attacked the head office of Raycom Telecommunications at Akpodiete Junction along the ever busy Isoko road in Ughelli More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
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Youths Club Vigilante To Death For Accidentally Killing Outgoing Udu Community President

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The swearing-in ceremony of a new executive of the Ukpiovwin community in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, went sour last weekend as a local vigilante member, Mr David Power, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
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Delta 2023: Delta Political Vanguard Supports Okowa On Choice Of Governor

LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of a political association under the aegis of Delta Delta Political Vanguard (DPV) has reiterated their commitment to whoever Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa More...

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