Tag archive for ‘East-West Road’
By admin On Wednesday, September 8th, 2021

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 Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

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 Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

Gunmen Shot Dead Retired Shell Engineer, Kidnapp Wife, Two Kids In Delta

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A retired engineer with Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) was, on Sunday evening, reportedly shot dead and his wife and children abducted by gunmen along the East-West road More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

Urhobo Women Protest Over Endless Kidnappings, Killings In Evwreni Communtiy

LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Scores of women in Evwreni community in Delta State, at the weekend, protested and condemned the continued arrests, abductions, killings and destruction of property in the community More...

By admin On Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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Urhobo Leader, Moses Taiga Urges FG To Expend Repatriated Money For Dev. Of Delta State

LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The apex body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), has faulted the Federal Government on the choice of projects it has chosen to expend the soon-to-be-repatriated Delta More...

By admin On Friday, February 12th, 2021

Abducted Student Of Delta Poly Regains Freedom After Paying 500k Ransom

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (NEWSRANGERS)-One of the victims of Tuesday’s kidnap attack along the Sapele/Oghara axis of the East-West Road in Delta state has been released. The Nation learnt that the victim was released More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021

Urhobo, Ijaw Youths At Logger Head Over FG Appointment Of NDDC Sole Administrator

Urhobo youths protesting over FG appointment of Sole Administrator to run the affairs of NDDC yesterday….. LAGOS JANUARY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo youths and that of their Ijaw counterparts seem to be singing More...

By admin On Monday, November 16th, 2020

Delta: Soldiers, Vigilante Rescue Four Kidnap Victims In Uvwiamuge

LAGOS NOVEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Soldiers and Vigilante members in Ughelli North local government area of Delta at the weekend rescued four persons suspected to have been kidnapped by herdsmen along Ughelli, East-West More...

By admin On Thursday, October 8th, 2020

Delta:Gunmen Abduct Female Restaurant Operator At Uwheru

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- A restaurant owner was reportedly kidnapped at Uwheru community in Ughelli North LGA of Delta state by hoodlums recently. The victim who is a daughter of Chief Jonah Ovibi kidnapped More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

Suspected Herdsmen Abducted Three Travelers Along Okpavuerhe-Olomu Road In Delta

LAGOS MAY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three interstate travellers have been abducted by gunmen suspected herdsmen along Okpavuerhe-Olomu Road in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta state last week. DAILY INDEPENDENT More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

Ijaw Monarch Urges Federal Govt To Complete East-West Road

LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Federal Government has been urged to use the occasion of the dry season to complete the East-West road. Paramount ruler Seimbiri Kingdom, Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State, More...

By admin On Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Delta: Female Tricycle Rider, Two Others Killed In Ekiugbo Accident

LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Three persons including a female driver of a commercial tricycle popularly known as keke, were yesterday confirmed dead while four others sustained various degrees of injuries in More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Gunmen Kidnap Scores At Uvwiamuge Junction Along Ughelli/Agbarho Axis Of East-West Road

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Several persons have been reportedly abducted by kidnappers who waylaid them along an expressway in Delta State. According to a report by The Nation, an unknown number of persons More...

By admin On Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Ex-NDDC Boss, Aginighan, Son, Police Orderly Burn To Death In Auto Crash

Aginighan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Ijaw Nation has been thrown into mourning following the death of a former acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Pastor Power Aginighan. Aginighan More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016

Urhobo Women Barricade East-West Road, Protest Army Intimidation, Arrest of Indigenes

Women protesting at East-Wwest Road,Ughelli axis yesterday LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Scores of women from Iwhre-Nene community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State yesterday blocked a side More...

By admin On Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Operation Crocrodile Smile: Soldiers Arrest Suspected Criminals in Ughelli Raid

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Reports reaching Urhobotoday revealed that Operation Crocodile Smile launched recently by Nigeria Army in Delta state has started yielding result with arrest of suspected criminals More...

By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Motorists, Travelers Stranded as Ex-militants Barricade East-West Road

PROFILE PICS LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)—Protesting ex-militants, yesterday, barricaded the Mbiama axis of the East-West Road over alleged non-payment of their allowances by the amnesty office. The protesters, More...

By admin On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Steve Oru and the Challenges of Niger Delta

Minister of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Dr Steve Oru By Barr. Mary Oyibochs-Agbajoh It is a thing of joy for Urhobo Nation, People of Niger Delta Region and Nigerians when the new Minister of Niger Delta More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

East-West Road to Swallow Extra N30bn

East-West Road LAGOS APRIL 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government needs N30 billion to complete the East West road project. The Supervising Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr Darius Ishaku, said this when he More...

By admin On Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

Orubebe ‘Goofed’ as FG Says East-West Road cannot be Completed in 2014…James Manager Kicks

Completion of East-West Road not on sight after gulping billions of Naira LAGOS MARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY) -Assurance given by former Minister of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe to Nigerians More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Orubebe’s Exit as Minister is for Betterment of N-Deltans —Omoru

Elder Godsday Orubebe LAGOS FEBRUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in the October 12, 2013 Delta Central senatorial by-election, Olorogun David Omoru, yesterday, said the More...

By admin On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Orubebe Rolls Out His Achievements, Says He Resigns to Pursue His Political Ambition

Elder Godsday Orubebe LAGOS FEBRUARY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Out-going Minister of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe has affirmed that he resigned his office in order to pursue his political ambition More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Senate Decries Delay in Construction of East-West Road, Turns Down Orubebe’s Demands for Additional N113b

Minister of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe LAGOS JANUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Minister for Niger Delta Affairs, Godsday Orubebe, on Thursday in Abuja said N113 billion is required to complete More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Five and Half Reasons Why Orubebe Should be Sacked and not Elected as Governor

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godsday Orubebe Fejiro Oliver “I reject bad leadership, I reject tribalism, I reject mediocrity. I reject mis-performance. I reject a mismanaged government!” Unknown Author The More...

By admin On Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Lawmaker Blames Commissioner’s Attack on Deplorable East-West Road, Slams Orubebe over Slow Pace of Work

Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Elder Godsday Orubebe LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)—Deputy Speaker of Rivers State House of Assembly, Leyii Kwanee, has blamed last Sunday’s gunmen attack on the state’s More...