Tag archive for ‘James Ibori’
By admin On Monday, November 1st, 2021

  LAGOS NOVEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A fresh crisis is brewing in Delta State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following alleged disagreement between Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and a former governor, More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Rejoinder On Delta 2023: Bayelsa’s Gov’s Aide Article Is An Insult On Deltans

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I have read with distain the article written by one Allison Abanum a Senior Special Assistant on Strategic Communication and Documentation to the Governor of Bayelsa State in More...

By admin On Monday, September 13th, 2021

‘Why I Will Never Kneel Before Ex-Gov. James Ibori’

By Prince Emeka Obasi LAGOS SEPTEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Recently, the news media was inundated with pictures and stories of a certain Senator, James Manager, kneeling before former Delta State governor, James More...

By admin On Saturday, September 4th, 2021

Politics Without Bitterness: Rivals, Ogboru And Ibori Embrace in An Occasion

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta political rivals, Chief James Onanefe Ibori and Chief Great Ovedje Ogboru shocked many by hugging themselves when they met recently. Chief Great Ogboru had contested every More...

By admin On Monday, August 23rd, 2021

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 Saturday, August 7th, 2021

Delta Retirees Salute James Ibori, Sam Oyovbaire On Their Birthdays, Call For Help

LAGOS AUGUST 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Retirees from Delta State Local Government Service Commission and public primary schools teachers have joined millions of Nigerians to felicitate with Chief James Onanefe Ibori, ex-governor More...

By admin On Monday, August 2nd, 2021

Delta 2023 And The Need To Retain Rotational Governorship

By Johnson Tamarakuro LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-DELTA State was greeted by misgivings when it was created in 1991 by the General Ibrahim Babangida administration. The many ethnic groups which constituted the More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Osu R’ Urhobo Of Lagos Hails Okowa At 62, Calls For Infrastructural Dev. Of Delta Schools

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Osu R’ Urhobo of Lagos state and the Chairman Of South-South Council of Chiefs, Lagos State, High Chief Vincent Ogheneochuko Ahwi felicitated with Delta State Governor, Senator More...

By admin On Monday, July 26th, 2021

Ibori Advises Itsekiri Elders To Desist From Anything That’ll Diminish Itsekiri Throne

LAGOS JULY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The former Governor of Delta State, James Onanefe Ibori today, appealed to the Itsekiri people of the state not to do anything that will rubbish the throne, insisting there is no alternative More...

By admin On Sunday, July 25th, 2021

Retrospecting On James Manager Kneeling Before James Ibori

LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The viral picture of former Governor James Ibori praying for his namesake, Senator James Manager was at the weekend generating political reactions as interest groups in Delta State More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021

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 Sunday, June 27th, 2021

Buhari Perfects Plot Of PDP Collapse In Delta, Targets Ibori, Tompolo For Defection

LAGOS JUNE 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) is allegedly locked in a backstage scheme to ignite political crisis in Delta State, one of the core big oil and gas More...

By admin On Friday, June 25th, 2021

Nobody Can Put Me On Coalition Course With Ibori, Uduaghan, Okowa Vows

LAGOS JUNE 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday said he would not be distracted by some highly placed members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, who attempts More...

By admin On Monday, May 31st, 2021

Delta 2023: Nwaoboshi Expresses Disappointment Over Okowa’s U-Turn In Power Shift

LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi has expressed disappointment over Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa sudden change of mind in Delta State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP agreement of More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

£4.2m Ibori Loot: Reps Confused As FG, Delta Differ On Receipt

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Accountant-General of the Federation, Mr. Ahmed Idris, on Tuesday, said the £4.2m looted by a former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, which the Federal Government recently More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

Nigeria Govt Returns £4.2m Recovered Ibori’s Loot To Delta State Govt

LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian’s Accountant General, Mr Ahmed Idris, has said the £4.2m recovered looted funds from the former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori, which was recently repatriated More...

By admin On Sunday, May 23rd, 2021

SERAP Urges Buhari To Ensure That Recovered Ibori’s Loot Is Not Re-Stolen

LAGOS MAY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to ensure that recovered loot from the former governor of Delta State, More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 18th, 2021

Former Delta Gov. James Ibori Bags Online Harvard Certificate

LAGOS MAY 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Governor James Ibori of Delta State has completed the Harvard Business School Online Certificate Program in Sustainable Business Strategy. The 61-year-old Peoples Democratic More...

By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021

Alleged Anti-Party Activity: APC Chieftain Calls For Expulsion Of Omo-Agege

LAGOS MAY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A member of the All Progressive Congress in Delta state, Jeckins Ejiro Wisike has called for the expulsion of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege from the party. According to Wisike, the persistent More...

By admin On Saturday, April 17th, 2021

Delta Gov. 2023: On Zoning We Stand

By Edward Ogheneakpobo LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been in power in Delta State since 1999. There were no magical powers to winning all the gubernatorial elections. The More...

By admin On Saturday, March 27th, 2021

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 Thursday, March 25th, 2021

We’ve Written Protest Letter To Buhari On Ibori Loots — Gov. Okowa

LAGOS MARCH 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ifeanyi Okowa, governor of Delta, says his government has written a protest letter to President Muhammadu Buhari over the James Ibori loot recovered by Nigeria. Okowa said this on More...

By admin On Sunday, March 21st, 2021

Ibori Knocks UK Govt, Releases Documents On How He Assists British Airways Under Abacha

LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-James Ibori, a former governor of Delta who was convicted for stealing millions of pounds from his impoverished state, has released a letter that seemed to show how he saved the British More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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Why I’m In Support Of FG On Ibori Loot-Kokori

LAGOS MARCH 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Foremost labour leader and former National Secretary-General of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG), Chief Frank Ovie Kokori, has said that how and what the £4.2 More...

By admin On Friday, March 12th, 2021

Who Will Speak For James Ibori

By Kparobo Ehvwubare LAGOS MARCH 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I draw inspiration of the above subject matter from the short remarks made by Barrister Ben Oji, who at the valedictory Court session in honor of his late colleague, More...