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By admin On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
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Waado City: Concept Of Urhobo Megacity From Warri Is Dead On Arrival

By Dr. Emmanuel Ojameruaye LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-On this forum, there has been a suggestion to create an Urhobo mega city from Warri City as a way of resolving the age-long controversy over the ownership More...

By admin On Monday, August 23rd, 2021
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Obasanjo: I’ve Seen 3, I Don’t Pray To See The Fourth Olu Of Warri

LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Sunday prayed not to see the fourth Olu of Warri in his lifetime after witnessing three coronations. Obasanjo at the thanksgiving service 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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2023 Delta Gov: Urhobo Group Woos Itsekiri, Demands Maintenance Of Rotation

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A political advocacy group -DC’23, from Delta Central has asked the support of the Itsekiri Peoples Democratic Party, PDP leaders ahead of the 2023 gubernatorial race. The group 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 Sunday, June 13th, 2021
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Delta Tribe Where Husband, Children Would Die If The Wife Commits Adultery

LAGOS JUNE 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This particular tradition is common with Isoko and Urhobo people of Delta state. Where the adulterous ways of a wife results in the kids of the marriage falling ill, sometimes resulting More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Funeral Rites For 20th Olu Of Warri Begins On Monday

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Barring the unforeseen, the burial rites for the 20th Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli will start today. The kick-off is almost five months after Ikenwoli’s transition, The Nation learnt More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
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Anxiety In Warri Kingdom As 400-Year-Old Olu Crown Is Declared Missing

LAGOS MAY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The succession crisis rocking Warri Kingdom in Delta State assumed a dramatic twist at the weekend after the 400-year-old crown and symbol of the Itsekiri monarchy was declared missing. Sources More...

By admin On Saturday, April 17th, 2021
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Urhobo Community Leader, Amaechi Clash Over Naming Of Train Station After Rewane

LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and the President-General of Ujevwu community in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State, High Chief Notoma Godwin on Friday engaged More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
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‘Ayiri’ll Remain Suspended As Ologbotsere Until After Coronation Of Olu Of Warri’

LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Iyatsere of Warri Kingdom, Chief Johnson Amatserunleghe, has said Ayiri Emami would remain suspended as the Ologbotsere of the kingdom until after the coronation of the Olu-designate, 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 Monday, December 14th, 2020
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Protesting Ijaw Indegenes Shut Down Warri Council Over Alleged Marginalisation

File Photo LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Business and other activities in Warri were disrupted yesterday as hundreds of protesters stormed the Warri South Council Secretariat and adjoining roads, protesting 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, February 4th, 2020
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Delta Tribe Where Husband, Children Would Die If Wife Commits Adultery

LAGOS FEBRUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This particular tradition is common with Isoko and Urhobo people of Delta state. Where the adulterous ways of a wife results in the kids of the marriage falling ill, sometimes resulting 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 Monday, December 30th, 2019
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DESOPADEC Fictitious Contractors Litter Delta Communities With Abandoned Health Centres

LAGOS DECEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Oghoritsewarani Mene, 62, sits on a small wooden stool chair inside a kitchen frying fish she caught in the Excravos River in Delta State, in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta region. 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 Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
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Okowa Slams Uduaghan Over Abandoned Trans-Warri/Ode-Itsekiri Road Project

LAGOS JANUARY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa Wednesday said Delta people should blame the immediate past administration led by Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan for its failure to complete More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 25th, 2018
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Uduaghan Knocks Critics Over Asaba Airport, Says Downgrade Political Motivated

Uduaghan LAGOS DECEMBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Immediate-past governor of Delta State and All Progressives Congress 2019 Delta South senatorial candidate, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, has opened up on the downgrade More...

By admin On Friday, December 21st, 2018
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2019: Hundreds Of Ijaw, Itsekiri Youths In Warri Rally Support For Okowa, Otuaro

LAGOS DECEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Hundreds of Ijaw and Itsekiri youths from Warri South-West council area of Delta state have vowed their resolve to return the Dr Ifeanyi Okowa/Barr. Kingsley Otuaro-led administration More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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2019: Isoko, Itsekiri Vow To Vote Out James Manager.. Describe Him As Sit Tight Mugabe

James Manager LAGOS DECEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Isoko Monitoring Group (IMG), a pressure group in Isoko, Delta State, has expressed displeasure over the “continuous stay of Senator James Manager, an Ijaw, More...

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