Tag archive for ‘Senate’
By admin On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021

Senate Quizzes Festus Keyamo Over 774,000 Public Works Disbursements

LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate Committee on Labour, yesterday, quizzed Minster of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo over the funds and disbursements made so far in respect of beneficiaries More...

By admin On Friday, October 8th, 2021

N6.3tr Budget Deficit: Onuesoke Backs NASS, Experts On Privatization Of Refineries

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and former Delta State Governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke said he is in full support of the call by Nigeria Senate and experts More...

By admin On Friday, October 8th, 2021

Senate Mulls Establishment Of Orogun Law School And Five Other Additional Law Schools

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate Wednesday passed for second reading, the Bill seeking for establishment of additional six law schools across the six geo – political zones to make the schools 12. The More...

By admin On Sunday, July 25th, 2021

Omo-Agege And E-Voting: Too Late For The Denial

By Basil Okoh LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It is evident that there is a sense of deep shame and guilt in the camp of the Deputy Senate President Ovie Omo-Agege. Or else why would he be putting in so much effort More...

By admin On Saturday, July 3rd, 2021

PIB: Urhobo Progress Union Hails National Assembly, Canvases Review Of Funding To Host Communities

LAGOS JULY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga, has commended the 9THNational Assembly for breaking the jinx trailing the Petroleum Industry Bill More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2021

OML 30: Urhobo Youth Leader Hails Oil Coys For Engaging Indigenes In Securing Facilities

LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-An Urhobo youth leader from Kokori oil producing community in OML30, in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Comrade Odiri Umukoro, said he is satisfied that indigenes More...

By admin On Saturday, August 8th, 2020

NDDC Crisis: Webster Global Ventures Refutes Pondei’s Claim Of Influencing Contract Payment By Senate

LAGOS AUGUST 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A major construction company, Webster Global Ventures Limited, at the weekend described its inclusion in the list of companies allegedly coerced to be paid by the National Assembly More...

By admin On Monday, July 27th, 2020

Nwaoboshi Debunks Akpabio Allegation Of Executing 53 NDDC’s Contracts

LAGOS JULY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, representing Delta North Senatorial District of Delta State in the Nigeria Senate has denied the Allegation of Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Lawyer Accuses NDDC IMC Of Corruption, Petitions Buhari, Senate, Reps, Others

LAGOS MAY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A legal practitioner, Mr. Ojeh Godwin, has lamented what he called flagrant abuse of statutory procedure and due process, calling for an urgent investigation of the activities of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Delta Missing As Buhari Nominates 42 Career Ambassadors To Senate

LAGOS MAY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated 42 career diplomats he wants the Senate to confirm as ambassadors. The irony of it is that no Delta state indigene was nominated among he forty More...

By admin On Sunday, March 15th, 2020

Delta PDP Bigwig Advises Senate To Jettison Propose Bill On Ban Of Generators

LAGOS MARCH 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-People Democratic Party Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has appealed to members of Nigeria Senate to as a matter of urgency to stop further deliberation on the proposed bill to More...

By admin On Sunday, March 8th, 2020
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Delta Gov 2023, Omo-Agege And Matters Arising

LAGOS MARCH 8TH (Urhobotoday)-There are permutations that Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege will be running for governorship of Delta state in the 2023 general elections. Though Omo-Agege is eminently More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

US Court Indictment: Senate Awaits Petition To Quiz Omo-Agege

LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senate on Tuesday disclosed that it will not hesitate to probe the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, over allegations that he was convicted of felony in a California More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2020

Ovie Omo-Agege: Pressure Mounts On Senate To Revisit Mace Theft Issue

DSP Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JANUARY 27TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Strong indications have emerged that the upper legislative chamber is under pressure to revisit the April 18, 2018 theft of the Senate mace. The mace, which is More...

By admin On Monday, January 20th, 2020

Forgery & Perjury: Coalitions Storms DSS Hqtrs, Demands Probe of Omo-Agege

LAGOS JANUARY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A coalition of civil society groups on Friday stormed the headquarters of the Department of State Security (DSS), where it demanded the probe of the Deputy Senate President Ovie More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Urhobo Youths Laud Buhari For Transmitting Okumagba, Other NDDC Nominees To Senate

LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Youth Congress (UYC)has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for transmitting to the Senate the list of nominees on Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC, Board for approval.  More...

By admin On Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Ovie Omo-Agege: Hero Or Villain

By Grade-one Clark LAGOS JUNE 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The newly minted Deputy Senate President, Senator Augustine Ovie Omo Agege, needs no introduction, especially to Deltans, infact, he is a household name in the state More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
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Angry Nigerian Slams Senators For Electing Omo Agege Alleged Mace Snatcher

LAGOS JUNE 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Nigerian man, Power Osiweghor, has taken Nigerian government to the cleaners, saying rather than punish people who disgrace the country, the leaders of the nation reward them for More...

By admin On Monday, June 10th, 2019

How ‘Special Panel’ Of Appeal Court Rescued Omo-Agege To Position Him For DSP Position

LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fresh facts emerged at the weekend how a specially assembled panel of the Court of Appeal Justices was imposed on the Benin Division of the Federal Court of Appeal with a mandate to More...

By admin On Saturday, September 8th, 2018

Bovi Threatens To Beat Up ‘I Go Dye’ Over Statement On Uduaghan’s Senate Bid

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Few days ago, comedian Bovi called out I Go Dye on IG after the latter called out former governor of Delta state, Emmanuel Uduaghan, who is currently seeking to run for senate. IGoDye More...

By admin On Sunday, August 19th, 2018

Omo-Agege: We’ll Disgrace Saraki Out Of Office…You Are Threat To Democracy-Saraki

Senaor Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A prominent member of the Parliamentary Support Group, a body of the All Progressives Congress members in the National Assembly loyal to President Muhammadu More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

NASS Invasion: Reps Found Omo-Agege Guilty Of Treason, Calls For 180 Days Suspension

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The House of Representatives on Tuesday said that Senator Ovie Omo-Agege representing Delta Central in the Senate committed treason by leading thugs into the More...

By admin On Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Mace Theft: NASS Committee Indicts Omo-Agege, May Recommend 180 Days Suspension

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The National Assembly ad hoc joint committee probing the theft of the Senate mace has concluded its sitting. Reports indicate that Senator Ovie Omo-Agege was indicted More...

By admin On Friday, June 29th, 2018

Contempt: Court Grants Omo-Agege’s Plea Against Saraki, Senate

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, granted an application by Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege seeking to serve contempt proceedings on the Senate and the Senate President, More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

Ijaw Leaders Protest Irregularities In PIB

LAGOS JUNE 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The leaders of oil and gas producing communities in Delta State, have vowed to resist any attempt by the National Assembly to further enslave and impoverished the host communities in More...