Tag archive for ‘Delta State’
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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Delta: Navy Appeals For Restoration Of Koko Seaport, Improve Economy

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Flag Officer Commanding Nigerian Navy Logistics Command, Oghara in Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State, Rear Admiral Sileranda Lassa, yesterday, beckoned on the Federal 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 Sunday, July 11th, 2021
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Delta: How Woman Lost Four Children in Effurun Truck Accident

LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Twenty four hours after, personal effects of pupils of Army Day Primary School, Effurun, Delta state, still littered the spot where some of the pupils were crushed by a truck laden More...

By admin On Sunday, July 11th, 2021
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Okowa’s Aide In Forgery Scandals, Allegedly Defraud Govt Of N14m, Banks, Others

LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Francis Osedume, Special Adviser on Students Affairs to the Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has defrauded the state government of N14 million after forging the signature of one More...

By admin On Friday, July 9th, 2021
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Okowa Faults Delay In Reconstituting NDDC Board, 3% Allocation To Host Communities

LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has faulted persisting delay in constituting the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Board on excuse of ongoing forensic audit of 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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Warri Pastor Donates Generously, Advises Govt On Ways To Save Nigerians From Looming Poverty

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Prophet, Jeremiah Fufeyin of the Christ MercyLand Deliverance Ministries, CMDM, has advised government on ways to better the lives of the citizens and reduce the hardship brought about More...

By admin On Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Delta Retirees Go Spiritual To Compel Okowa To Pay N100bn Pension Benefits

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Association of Contributory Retirees (ACR), Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Delta State Council, has gone spiritual to compel Delta State Government to pay over N100 billion More...

By admin On Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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2023 Guber: Delta Speaker Disowns Group Consulting For His Ambition

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Sheriff Oborevwori, has disasso¬ciated himself from some group of persons under the aegis of Oborevwori Campaign Organization, allegedly 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 Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Delta: Igbudu Market Leader Dies During Sex Romp With His Wife’s Salesgirl

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman of Igbudu Market Mile ‘2’ in Warri South council area of Delta state simply identified as Okpako has reportedly died during a sexual romp with his wife’s salesgirl. It More...

By admin On Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Delta Police Arrest 28 Cultists In Foiled Initiation, Three ‘Keke’ Robbers

LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Police operatives have arrested no fewer than twenty cultists during a foiled initiation ceremony in Ogume Community forest in Ukwuani LGA, Delta State. Acting under intelligence More...

By admin On Sunday, July 4th, 2021
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Residents Finger BEDC Staff As Prepaid Meters Thieves Go On Rampage In Warri

Prepaid meter stolen from iron cage LAGOS JULY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Worried by the recurring stealing of prepaid meters of the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) belonging to some residents of Warri, Delta More...

By admin On Saturday, July 3rd, 2021
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Delta Police Arrest Two Suspected Killers Of Father Of Four, German In Ughelli

LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The suspected cultists who alleged killed father of four, Mr. Belief German in Ughelli, Delta State recently has been arrested by the Delta State police operative. Acting in compliance More...

By admin On Saturday, July 3rd, 2021
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Urhobo, Ijaw, Isoko, Itsekiri Are Part Of Delta South Senatorial District-Group

LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Against recent media report, members of the All Progressives Congress, APC of Urhobo extraction of Warri South Local Government Area, Delta State, Friday, said Delta South Senatorial More...

By admin On Thursday, July 1st, 2021
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Passengers Travelling To Warri From Lagos Who Find Themselves in Ibadan, React

LAGOS JULY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Some bus passengers have revealed how they found themselves in Ibadan after departing from Ojota garage in Lagos State for Warri, Delta State. The bus passengers also disclosed some More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Angry Ughelli Mob Kills, Sets Notorious Suspected Phone Snatcher Ablaze

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY0-A notorious phone-snatching kingpin terrorising Ughelli and environs has been caught by vigilantes and set ablaze in Ughelli, Delta State. This is coming, according to sources, three 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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Youths Strip, Rape Wife Of Delta Chief, Destroys Property Worth N50m

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The wife of the Odogwu (War lord) of Ogwash-Uku kingdom, Aniocha South LGA, Mrs. Ohai, was at the weekend stripped and raped by irate youths over chieftaincy tussle. It was gathered More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Isoko Lawmaker, Kenneth Ogba Slumps, Dies After Church Service In Irri

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The member representing Isoko South Constituency 1 in the Delta State House of Assembly, Mr Kenneth Ogba is dead. He died at about 7pm, Sunday. The circumstances which led to his More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Delta Vendor Arrested For Selling Biafra Newspaper Sad Narrates Ordeal In Police Cell

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A newspaper vendor in Asaba, Delta State, Mr Patrick Onwanaha, who spent 13 days in police detention and was recently granted bail by a court, narrates his ordeal to MATTHEW OCHEI More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Nwaoboshi Reacts To PDP Statement Over His Defection To APC

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, SPON, representing Delta North Senatorial District, and Chairman, Senate Committee on Niger Delta affairs, has reacted to a press release signed by the Delta More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Suspected Cultist Assassinate Father Of Four In Ughelli

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected cultists have assassinated a middle-aged man in Iwhrekpokpor community, Ughelli, Ughelli North local hovernment area of Delta state. The deceased, Mr. Belief Gaman, was More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Delta Governor Appoints More Special Advisers

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has approved the appointment of two more special advisers. The two special advisers are Hon. Pascal Adigwe and Hon. Samuel Mariere. Secretary to More...

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