Tag archive for ‘Olu of Warri’
By admin On Monday, May 10th, 2021

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, April 13th, 2021

‘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 Thursday, April 8th, 2021

Bola Tinubu Hails Emergence Of Olu-Designate Emiko, Condoles Itsekiri People Over Ikenwoli’s Passing

LAGOS APRIL 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-All Progressives Congress National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has congratulated the Itsekiri people over the announcement of a new Olu of Warri. He expressed joy over the emergence More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Palace Refutes] Media Report On Death Of Itsekiri Monarch (SEE STATEMENT)

LAGOS DECEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Kingdom of Warri in Delta State has debunked the news of the demise of Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli. Both mainstream and social media were awash on Tuesday with stories on More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Itsekiri Monarch, Ikenwoli Godfrey Emiko Passes On

LAGOS DECEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Olu of Warri Ikenwoli Godfrey Emiko passed on Monday at the Lily Hospital, Warri, Delta State. Details of the death of the monarch remain sketchy as at the time of writing this More...

By admin On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Okowa Tasks FG On The Revival Of Warri Port

LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for the resuscitation of Warri Port, saying it is key to the economic development of the state and the nation. Speaking when the More...

By admin On Friday, June 28th, 2019

Delta Monarchs Decry Rising Killing, Kidnapping, PG usurpation Of Authority

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Council of Traditional Rulers, DSCTR, has called for more vigilance and alertness among Deltans in the face of heighten insecurity in the country. In a five-point communiqué 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, February 24th, 2018
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Buhari Receives Olu Of Warri, Accuses Sagay Of Stepping On Toes

LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari says Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption, is stepping on many toes in the bid to defend his administration. He More...

By admin On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Nephew to Olu of Warri, Prince Tajirin Emiko Killed in Houston, Texas

Prince Yemi Emiko, father of Prince Tajirin Emiko LAGOS SEPTEMBER 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The nephew to the Olu of Warri, Prince Tajirin Emiko, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Houston, Texas, United States. Tajirin, More...

By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Olu of Warri Distances Itsekiri Nation From Clark Stakeholders’ Meeting

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, on Thursday distanced the Itsekiri nation from the Chief Edwin Clark-led pan Niger Delta coastal states stakeholders’ More...

By admin On Sunday, March 6th, 2016

Olu of Warri Sues for Peace as American Firm Plans $50m Refinery in Koko

The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli, has called for the cooperation of Itsekiri youths and other stakeholders as an American firm plans to build a $50 More...

By admin On Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Itsekiris Announce Demise of Monarch, Name Godfrey Ikenwoli Emiko as Successor

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY) – The Itsekiris in Delta State have formally announced the passage of Ogiame Atuwatse II, the Olu of Warri. The ceremony, which was held at the Ode-Itsekiri (Big Warri), the More...

By admin On Friday, September 18th, 2015

New Olu of Warri May Be Name Tomorrow (Saturday)

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There were indications last night that the Olu Advisory Council of Warri Kingdom in Delta State may announce, tomorrow, the transition of the Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atiwatse II. Palace More...

By admin On Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Updates: Olu of Warri Likely Died from Brain Injury He Sustained after Fall

The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- – Multiple sources who spoke to www.thewillnigeria.com on condition of anonymity, said Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse II, likely died from a More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

What Killed Ooni of Ife?

Oba-Okunade-Sijuwade LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Report has revealed late Tuesday night that the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, is dead. He died at the age of 85 . The circumstance that led to his demise More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Uduaghan Calls for Rigorous Voters’ Education As Elections Loom

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State and His Majesty Ogiame Atuwatse II, the Olu of Warri when the Governor led the Delta State PDP Campaign train to pay courtesy a call on the Olu in his palace, Thursday. LAGOS More...

By admin On Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Urhobo Nation and Her Three Core Enemies

By Godwin Etakibuebu LAGOS MAR CH 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-THE President inaugurated the National Conference in Abuja on Monday. By so doing, he has fulfilled another promise of “this nebulously packaged Transformation More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Olu of Warri Disowns Ayomike on Ugborodo Missing $6m…Money Intact, Says Uduaghan, Ecobank

Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse II LAGOS JANUARY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)– The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse II on Tuesday disowned Pa Johnson Ayomike over his controversial role in the Ugborodo crisis, describing him More...

By admin On Monday, November 11th, 2013

Delta APC Strategies for 2015, Call for Stricter Sanction against Electoral Fraud

Delta South APC Senatorial candiate in 2015 election, Prince Yemi Emiko addressing members of APC at Warri on the need to be vigilant during registration of members By Oghenekevwe Laba Delta State All Progressive More...

By admin On Monday, September 16th, 2013

Itsekiris Join Monarch for Thanksgiving Service, as Uduaghan Faults Palace Siege

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)- – Thousands of Itsekiris on Sunday joined the Olu of Warri, His Royal Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse’s II, for a church thanksgiving service at the palace in Warri after a week More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Christianity: More Trouble for Olu of Warri as Masquerades,Youths Take Over Olu Palace

LAGOS SPETEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-After yesterday’s address by Chief Lori-Ogbebor, Itsekiri indigenes took over the palace grounds with their peaceful protests, while dancing and entertainment by the masquerades More...