Tag archive for ‘Edo State’
By admin On Wednesday, December 29th, 2021

Shell Appeals Against Judgment Abolishing Gas Flaring In Urhobo Community

LAGOS DECEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited has filed an appeal challenging the judgment of the Federal High Court sitting in Benin, Edo State, which ordered the company More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 21st, 2021

How To Prepare Delicious Urhobo Owoh Soup

LAGOS DECEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Owoh Soup  is a classic  native soup that is  common with  Urhobo indigenes  in Delta State of  southern part of Nigeria. Owoh soup is also prepare by the Benin  people More...

By admin On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

Delta Police Recovers Stolen Dangote Truck Loaded With 900 Bags Of Cement, Arrest Four Suspects

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Operatives of Delta State Police command has recovered Dangote truck loaded with 900 bags of cement allegedly stolen by armed robbers. Urhobotoday gathered that on 31/08/2021 More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 11th, 2021

Urhobo, Benin Bond Strengthened As Urhobotoday Publisher Gives Out Daughter

The new couple. LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a display of class, culture and fashion on Sunday as family, friends and well-wishers thronged out in their numbers to celebrate with the families of Veteran More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Delta Govt Completes Rehabilitation Of 100-Yr-Old Colonial Bridge In Okpe LGA

LAGOS APRIL 27TH (URHOBOTODAY0-The Delta State Government has completed the rehabilitation of the over 100-year-old colonial bridge linking Oha to Orerokpe, the headquarters of Okpe Local Government Area. TheNewsGuru.com More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

Delta, Edo, Imo, Other States Get New Police Commissioners

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Police Force Headquarter in Abuja has announced new Commissioners of Police (CPs) for Delta, Edo, Imo, Ebonyi, Adamawa, Kebbi and Sokoto states, according to a breaking news More...

By admin On Saturday, January 2nd, 2021

BEDC Concludes Plans To Roll Out 90,870 Prepaid Meters In Delta, Three Other States

LAGOS JANUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has concluded plans to roll out no fewer than 90,870 meters in Edo, Delta, Ondo and Ekiti States in the first quarter More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

Six-Year-Old Girl Abducted In Abraka Found Roaming In Benin Street

LAGOS DECEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-six-year-old girl, simply identified as Courage, who was kidnapped in Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, has been found in Benin City, Edo State, after More...

By admin On Sunday, December 6th, 2020

Revealed: Delta, Edo Spend Over N842m On Two Convicted Ex-Governors

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta and Edo State governments have spent over N842m on pensions and benefits for two convicted ex-governors in the last 12 years, findings by Sunday PUNCH have shown. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020

Edo Governor, Deputy, Wives Storm Delta Government House In Appreciation Visit

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Barely three days after the landslide victory, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), recorded in the Edo State governorship race, the incumbent, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, his Deputy, More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

Iyatsere Of Warri In Police Net Over Missing Youth Leader

LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Iyatsere of Warri and leader of Itsekiri in Ologbo community in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of Edo State, Chief Johnson Atseleghe, has been arrested over the missing of one More...

By admin On Friday, June 19th, 2020

Okowa Welcomes Obaseki, Hints On PDP’s Plans For Him

LAGOS JUNE 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will work to ensure that Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, continues his work in the state. Mr More...

By admin On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Okowa Urges Deltans To Shun Fakenews As 3 Suspected Cases Of Convid-19 Test Negative

LAGOS APRIL 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has disclosed that the test results of three suspected cases who exhibited symptoms of Coronavirus in Delta sent to at Irrua Specialist Training More...

By admin On Friday, February 21st, 2020

Ibori Reacts To Revocation Of His Land Property By Obaseki

LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Delta Governor Chief James Ibori has reacted to the report on the revocation of the statutory right of occupancy granted him (Ibori) in respect to a property on plot 103A More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Edo Community Fingers Warri Chief Over Incessant Attack On Its People

LAGOS JANUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Kolokolo community in Benin Kingdom of Edo State have cried out to President Muhammadu Buhari, Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki and the Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, to come to their More...

By admin On Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Anaughe Confirms Court Declaration Of Oharisi As Winner Of Ughelli North Constituency II Election

LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Moses Anaughe has confirmed that the Court of Appeal sitting in Benin, Edo State has confirmed Hon. Eric Oharisi of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as the winner of Ughelli More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Obaseki And The Political Chess Game In Edo State

By Osakue Agbontaen LAGOS JULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The political tussle of supremacy in Edo State, for those of us who are concerned citizens, can best be described as an attempt by some retrogressive forces to More...

By admin On Friday, June 14th, 2019

Femi Otedola Comes To The Aid Of Ailing Ex-Int’l Goalkeeper, Peter Fregene

LAGOS JUNE 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Help has finally come the way of ailing former international, Peter Fregene, as billionaire businessman and Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Femi Otedola, agreed to foot the medical bills More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Ogboru Suffers Another Defeat As A’Court Strikes Out Candidacy Nullification Appeal

LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin, Edo State today struck out Chief Great Ogboru’s joinder appeal challenging the Asaba High court judgment of March 18th, 2019 which nullified More...

By admin On Thursday, April 11th, 2019

Kidnappers Of 3 Lagos Urhobo Chiefs Along Ore-Benin Road Demand N60m Ransom

LAGOS APRIL 11TH (URHOBODAY)-Gunmen who kidnapped three prominent Lagos Urhobo chief along Ore-Benin road has finally contacted their relations demanding for ransom of N20 million each before their captives could More...

By admin On Sunday, February 10th, 2019

Orphanage Home Operator, Others Nabbed For Selling Stolen Toddler To Pastor For N900,000

Testimony LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A woman, Juliet Phillips and her mother as well as a retired director in the Community Development Department of the Ministry of Women Affairs in Delta State, Collins More...

By admin On Thursday, August 30th, 2018
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Policemen Flee After Shooting Sapele Computer Operator

Delta CP, Muhammed Mustafa LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was tension in Sapele town, Delta State in the early hours of Wednesday following the shooting of a 28-year-old computer operator in the area by More...

By admin On Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Delta: Ovwian School Pupils, Teachers On Excursion Die In Auto-Crash

Fle Photo LAGOS JULY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tragedy struck on Friday evening around Oghara Eki in Delta state when an 18-seater bus conveying students and teachers of a school in Ovwian, Udu local government area of More...

By admin On Friday, May 4th, 2018

Guinness Launches Royal Kingdom Royal Beer In Edo, Delta States (PHOTOS)

Chairman Guinness Nigeria Plc Mr Babatunde Savage; Representative of the Asagba of Asaba, Chief Patrick Onyeobi; and MD/CEO Guinness Nigeria PLC, Mr. Peter Ndegwa during a courtesy visit by the leadership of Guinness More...

By admin On Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Igbinedion University, Westminster College Collaborate On Students Admission

Centre on dark suit is Managing Director Of westminster College, Ikotun, Lagos and Asibor on French suite standing him in group picure with the senior senior students and staff of Westminster College LAGOS JANUARY More...