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By admin On Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Delta: Five Feared Dead In Renewed Crisis Between Urhobo and Ijaw Communities

  LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than five persons were reported to have lost their lives when Urhobo community of Aladja and their neighbouring Ijaw community of Ogbeh-Ijaw clashed in a renewed battled.. Though More...

By admin On Friday, October 8th, 2021
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Origin And Evolution Of Urhobo Community Of Otor-Udu

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Otor Udu is a town in Nigeria that is the traditional home of all Udu people. Udu people are of Urhobo ethnic nationality of the western Niger delta. They speak the Urhobo language. More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 5th, 2021
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Militants Accuse Okowa Of Mismanaging 13% Derivation Funds, Threatens Return To Creeks

LAGOS OCTOBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A militant group, the Creek Dragons yesterday accused the Delta State Government of mismanaging of 13 percent derivation funds and relegating Ijaws to the background. The group said More...

By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Delta Gov 2023: Storm Gathers As Search For Okowa’s Successor Heightens

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead of the 2023 governorship election, the storms are already gathering in the multi-ethnic and oil rich Delta State, particularly within the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
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Delta 2023: Lawyers Lead In The Scramble To Replace Okowa

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-YEAR 2023 is far-flung to many people, but to politicians, principally governorship contenders in Delta State, who want to take over from incumbent Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, 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 Wednesday, May 19th, 2021
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Delta Gov 2023: No Formal Gentleman Agreement Was Reached On Zoning-Okowa

LAGOS MAY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has put to rest the issue of zoning of the Goveror of Delta State saying that no former gentlemen agreement was reached. The governor More...

By admin On Saturday, March 27th, 2021
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Ibori Loot: Delta Group, ‘No Sidon Look’ Storm Asaba, Accuses Okowa Of Conniving With FG

LAGOS MARCH 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of ‘Sidon Look’ recently stormed Asaba, Delta State while protesting against the Federal government plan to use former Delta Governor, Chief James Ibori More...

By admin On Sunday, December 27th, 2020
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Delta 2021 : Protesters Besiege Asaba Over Creation Of Wards, Imposition Of Candidates

LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Protesting teams stormed Asaba, the Delta State capital on Tuesday, to protest in opposition to the creation of political wards and imposition of Chairmanship candidates for the More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Mofe Damijo, Hush Baby, Others Storm Warring Urhobo, Ijaw Communities Peace Concert

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (NEWSRANGERS)-Warring Aladja and Ogbe-Ijoh communities in Udu and Warri South-West local government areas of Delta State appear sheathing their age-long killer-swords with a peace concert held More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 5th, 2020
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Rep Member, Waive Clamours For Unity Among N’Deltans To Avoid External Exploitation

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Member representing Ughelli North, Ughelli South and Udu federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Francis Ejiroghene Waive has called for unity amongst the different More...

By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2020
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Ijaw, Itsekiri Communities Set For War Over Ownership Of Ogbeh-Ijoh Market

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Tension is brewing between Ijaw and Itsekiri communities in Delta State over the ownership of the popular Ogbe-Ijoh Market in Warri, Warri South Local Government Area. The Ijaw People’s More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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Ijaw’s Claim To 2023 Delta Gov Faces Challenge As Urhobo Demand Justice, Equity

LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Subtle moves by the Ijaw of Delta South Senatorial District to occupy Government House, Asaba in 2023, has been challenged by the Urhobo, who have argued that the Ijaw were trying More...

By admin On Sunday, February 16th, 2020
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Urhobo Indigenes Knock Braduce Angozi Over Ijaw Claim To Delta 2023 Governor

LAGOS FEBRUARY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The recent statement by former Delta State Governorship aspirant, Dr Braduce Angozi that Urhobo should stay clear of 2023 Governor has come under attack by Urhobo indigenes. Angozi More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020
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Delta 2023: E.K. Clark Rallies Support For Ijaw Governor

LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Foremost Ijaw National Leader and Elderstatesman, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, has thrown his weight behind Izon governorship contender ahead of the 2023 elections in Delta state. Though More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020
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Stay Clear Of 2023 Delta Gov Election, Ijaw Leader Tells Urhobo Politicians

Braduce Angozi addressing journalists in Warri yesterday…… LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta ljaw Leader and former Commissioner for Agriculture in Delta State, Dr. Braduce Amakazi Angozi has advised More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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War Drum Beats Loom In Delta State Over 2023 Governorship Election

LAGOS DECEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Drum beats of war is currently shaking the political landscape of Delta state known as the finger of God ahead of the 2023 Governorship Elections in the state. With horse trading More...

By admin On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Re-Delta 2023: Urhobo Zoning And Multiplicity Of Agitators, Where Young Erhiurobor Got It Wrong

By Victor Esemenah Anya LAGOS NOVEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In this article titled: “Delta 2023: Urhobo, Zoning And Multiplicity Of Agitators,” Young Erhiurhoro didn’t portray the Urhobo Nation is a positive More...

By admin On Saturday, October 5th, 2019
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Delta 2023: Ibori Canvasses Support Of Other Tribes For Urhobo Governor

Chief Ibori, Delta State Speaker, Sheriff Oborevwori and other Urhobo leaders LAGOS OCTOBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead of the 2023 governorship bid, former Delta Sttae governor Chief James Ibori has appealed to ethnic More...

By admin On Monday, September 23rd, 2019
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Group Warns Itsekiri Against Attacking Okumagba, Says It Could Affect Rewane’s Appointment

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Coalition of All Progressives Congress, APC support group, has accused Itsekiri leaders in Delta South Senatorial District of stoking ethnic conflict amongst the various tribes More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
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Delta APC Chieftains Defend Okumagba’s Appointment, Describe Him As Staunch Party Member

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The duo of Mr Mike Okumagba, the Delta State House of Assembly Candidate of the All Progressive Congress APC, Warri South Constituency 2, in the 2019 General Election and Comrade More...

By admin On Saturday, September 7th, 2019
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Urhobo Youths Knock Rita Lori, Faults Her Claim On Bernard Okumagba’s Origin

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODA)-Urhobo youths under the auspices of Urhobo Rebirth Movement Of Nigeria from the 23 Kingdoms of The Urhobo Nation have asked Miss Rita Lori an Itsekiri ” Self acclaimed More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Urhobo Youths Urge Buhari To Appoint Isoko Indigene As MD Of NDDC

LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Youths Empowerment Front, UYEF has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a financially committed, trustworthy and loyal member of All Progressives Congress More...

By admin On Friday, July 5th, 2019
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Group Threatens To Shut Down Delta Govt House Over Non-Appointment Of Ijaw Judges

LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ijaw civil society groups, CSOs, yesterday, threatened to close down Government House, Asaba, Delta State, over alleged deliberate exclusion of Ijaw ethnic group in the appointment More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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63-Yr-Old Ijaw SSS II Student Pushes Wheelbarrow To Pay SSCE Fees

LAGOS JUNE 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Sixty three years old Mr. Seribo Adelabu, who enrolled as a Junior Secondary School, JSS, student in 2014 at Izon College, Bomadi-Overside, Bomadi Local Government Area, Delta State, More...

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