Tag archive for ‘Niger DElta’
By admin On Thursday, January 6th, 2022

Urhobo Ex-Agitators Tackle Amnesty Boss, Says Programme Not For Ijaws Alone

LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Interim Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Mr Milland Dikio, has been called upon to give fair treatment to all Niger Delta beneficiaries of the scheme irrespective More...

By admin On Friday, December 31st, 2021

Oil And Gold Belong To Niger Delta And Zamfara Respectively Not Nigeria

By Chief Malcolm Emokiniovo Omirhobo LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The  recent proposition of  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo that Oil belong to Nigeria and not Niger Delta   aroused my indignation More...

By admin On Monday, October 25th, 2021

Okowa, Omo-Agege, Uduaghan, Others Hunt For New Development In Niger Delta

LAGOS OCTOBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa; former governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan; and the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, have condemned the lack of attention given to the Niger More...

By admin On Thursday, October 14th, 2021

NDDC To Explain How It Build A New Face For N’Delta In Delta Online Publishers Confab

LAGOS OCTOBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has promised to use the opportunity of the Third Annual Convention/lecture of the Delta Online Publishers Forum, DOPF, to explain the More...

By admin On Monday, September 20th, 2021

Uduaghan To Deliver Keynote Address At Delta Online Publishers Third Annual Lecture

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has been scheduled to be the Keynote Speaker at this year’s Delta Online Publishers Forum’s third More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2020

Urhobo Social Club Lagos Backs Omo-Agege’s Opposition On Sale Of Zamfara Gold To CBN

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Social Club, Lagos (USCL), a foremost social-cultural club of prominent sons of Urhobo origin resident in Lagos has thrown it weight behind the opposition of Deputy Senate More...

By admin On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Social Media, NGOs and the Niger Delta Struggle

By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS APRIL 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-When Oil was discovered in Nigeria in 1956 at Oloibiri in the Niger Delta after half a century of exploration by Shell-BP, and the nation joined the ranks of 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, January 23rd, 2020

Oil Bunkering Activities In Niger Delta Region: Whose Fault?

By Young Erhiurhobo LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The above subject is timely as the menace of oil bunkering activities has become unbearable for the people of the Niger-Delta region and uncontrollable by the More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Solutions To Herdsmen Problem In Niger Delta Region

By Young Erhiurhobo LAGOS JANUARY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-It’s widely believed especially among Sociologists that, once you know the causes of a problem, then it’s very much easy to profer solutions or solve More...

By admin On Monday, November 11th, 2019

Group Honours Shell For N’Delta Youth Development Programmes

L-R: Namibian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Humphrey Geiseb; General Manager External Relations of The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), Igo Weli; and Founder and Country Director, More...

By admin On Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Reviewing National Human Right Commission’s Role in the Niger Delta

Oil polluted environment in Niger Delta region By Jerome-Mario Utomi LAGOS OCTOBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is a time-honoured suggestion that during a period of rapid economic growth, nations as well as corporate More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

NDDC Pays N70bn Mobilisation Fees On Abandoned Projects In N’Delta

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives ad hoc committee on abandoned Projects in the Niger Delta has discovered that 1,723 contractors collected N70.495 billion without mobilising to the More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

N’Delta:Shell Deploys State-Of-The-Art Cameras To Track Spills, Crude Theft

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s leading energy giant, The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), has deployed state-of-the-art high definition cameras for quick detection More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

UPU Leader, Taiga Urges Support For Okumagba, Other Members Of New NDDC Board

LAGOS AUGUST 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Olorogun (Dr.) Moses Oghenerume Taiga, President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, has urged all Ethnic Nationalities in the Niger-Delta nay South-South Region to More...

By admin On Friday, January 25th, 2019

Leaders Protest Protest NDDC Tenure Elongation, TaskS Buhari On Commission’s ACT

LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Massive protest rocked the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) on Friday. Protesters took to the streets with placards, dancing and singing solidarity songs. They are protesting More...

By admin On Monday, December 24th, 2018

N’Delta Amnesty: It’s Time To Check Mate Dokubo

Dokubo By Eyerin Bature It is on record that the Amnesty Programme was created by late President Yar ‘Adua’s administration for the development, education and empowerment of hostile Niger Delta youths so as More...

By admin On Saturday, December 15th, 2018

N-Delta Group Warns Against Using EFCC To Witch-Hunt Nigerian Investors

LAGOS DECEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A pro-Niger Delta group, the Niger Delta Indigenous Entrepreneurs Forum, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, National Leader of All Progressives Congress APC, Ahmed Bola More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Uduaghan Promises To Involve Youths In Security Of Oil Installations, Communities

Uduaghan LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has promised to involve youths in the security of oil installations as well as their communities. He equally promised More...

By admin On Thursday, September 6th, 2018

N-Delta Group Condemns New Plot To Blackmail Ibe-Kachikwu

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH(URHOBOTODAY)-A pro- Niger Delta group, the Niger Delta Oil Communities Agenda NIDOCA, has advised persons being sponsored to smear the image and reputation of Minister of State for More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Informant Reveals Why He Instigates Police Raid On E.K.Clark’s Residence

The informant, Ismail Yakubu, narrated how he instigated the raid on the residence of the elder statesman and Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark, by armed policemen LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An informant, Ismail More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Why I Dump PDP For APC-Uduaghan

Uduaghan LAGOS AUGUST 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan has formally announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives More...

By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2018

How Amnesty Programme Aid Fuel Production To 2.2m Barrel Per Day

Amnesty Boss Dokubo By Barr. Mary Oyibocha –Agbajoh LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is on record that the unrest in the Niger Delta Region before 2008 has lead to the low production of oil in the region . This More...

By admin On Sunday, July 8th, 2018

Presidential Amnesty Programme: Empowering Niger Delta Youths With Quality Education

Prof. Charles Dokubo By Onesirosan Agbajoh LAGOS JULY 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Presidential Amnesty programme for the people of Niger Delta today, has become a Success Story and a pointer to the fact that Nigerian More...

By admin On Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Niger Delta: No Trace Of $10b Infrastructure Fund-Stakeholders

Ibe-Kachikwu LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Close to two years after the Federal Government launched the $10b Infrastructure Fund to stimulate development in the Niger Delta, there is no trace of the fund anywhere.In More...