Tag archive for ‘United States’
By admin On Monday, April 19th, 2021

Blessing Okagbare Finishes Third At US Meet

LAGOS APRIL 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Blessing Okagbare continues her build up to Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games after running 22.66secs to finish third in the women’s 200m of the 2021 Tom Jones Memorial Invitational meet More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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Delta Indigene, Writes Okowa, Others From US, Laments Poor State Of Social Amenities

LAGOS MARCH 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr Tommy Onovbiona is United State based Nigerian who hailed from Jesse in Ethiope-West of Delta State. Three years ago , his sister, Mrs. Queen Omonode was among the five principals 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 Friday, August 23rd, 2019

James Ibori’s Pregnant Wife Denied Entry Into United States

LAGOS AUGUST 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Senami, the wife of former Delta State Governor, James Onanefe Ibori, has been denied entry into the United States of America. The heavily pregnant Senami Sosu flew to the USA in More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

James Ibori, Ex-Ministers, Ghanaians, Others Honour Michael Ibru In Agbarha-Otor

Co-founder, Michael and Cecilia Ibru University, Cecilia Ibru (left): former Delta State Governor, James Ibori: Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Ibiyinka Afuwape; Guest Speaker, former Ghanaian Minister More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Unknown Gunmen Kill Nigerian Pastor In United States

Pastor, Oluwadayomisi Epenusi LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Police in Indianapolis, capital of Indiana in the United States have launched a manhunt for the killer of a Nigerian pastor, Oluwadayomisi Epenusi. The More...

By admin On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Trump Visits Saudi Arabia, To Announce $110bn For military Equipment Sales and Training

President Donald Trump arrived in the Middle East on Saturday, touching down in Saudi Arabia to begin his first trip abroad, a visit aimed at forging stronger alliances to combat terrorism while seeking to push More...

By admin On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Ibori: I’m Innocent Of Charges Brought Against Me In United Kingdom

Chief James Ibori and his daughter Erhiatake Ibori, a member of Delta State House of Assembly during the thaksgiving service for at Ooghara, Delta LAGOS FEBRUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Delta State, Chief James More...

By admin On Saturday, October 8th, 2016

James Ibori May Regain Freedom in December

Chief James Ibori LAGOS OCOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former governor of Delta State, James Onanefe Ibori will become a free man in December, after spending half of his jail term in prisons in the United Kingdom. Ibori More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Abuja Based Lawyer, Christmas Akpodiete Mourns the Death of Justice Omo Agege

Late Justice James Omo Agege LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Abuja Based lawyer and family friend of the Omo Ageges, Barr Christmas Akpodiete mourns the demise of Justice James Omo Agege. Describing the death of More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Fayose Goofed as America Refutes Fraud Allegation against Aisha Buhari

Fayose and Aisha Buhari LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The United States government says it has no information on the alleged crimes committed by President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha. The acting Public Affairs More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Corruption Scandal: Real Aisha Buhari Cries Out, Says Politicians are Soiling Her Name

Ms Aisha Buhari LAGOS JUNE 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Aisha Buhari, the individual whose name and passport is being bandied as the bribe giver in the Haliburton Scandal has denied involvement in the matter. In a report More...

By admin On Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Sex Scandal: Indicted Rep Threatens to Sue US Govt for Cancelling His Visa

LAGOS JUNE 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-One of the member of House of Representative accused of attempted rape and soliciting for sex while in official duty in United States, Hon Mark Gbillah representing All Progressive More...

By admin On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Donald Trump Attacks Buhari, Other African Leaders, Calls for Recolonisation of Africa

Donald Trump LAGOS MAY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)- Donald Trump has harshly criticised African leaders for turning own people into slaves and promoting corruption. “Africa should be recolonized because Africans are still More...

By admin On Thursday, January 7th, 2016

War against Boko Haram: US Donates 24 Vehicles Valued at $11m to Nigeria

LAGOS JANURY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-– The United States is donating 24 mine-resistant, armor-protected vehicles valued at $11 million to Nigeria’s military, to enable the country’s soldiers combat the More...

By admin On Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Nigerians in Diaspora Fault Buhari Becoming Petroleum Minister

Buhari LAGOS OCTOBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari’s plan to combine the role of a petroleum minister with being the President of the country is going to have adverse effects on the economy and More...

By admin On Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Buhari Appoints, Babatunde Fowler as New FIRS Executive Chairman

Babatunde Fowler LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY) – President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr. William Babatunde Fowler as the Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). A Presidency statement More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2015

North Korea Threatens To Attack US, South Korea over Joint Military Drills

North-Korean soldiers LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-North Korea slammed the upcoming joint military exercises between the United States and South Korea and threatened to attack the White House and Seoul. The reclusive More...

By admin On Sunday, June 28th, 2015

Nigerian Clerics Rebuke United State Supreme Court’s Endorsement of Same-Sex Marriage

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Last Friday’s ruling of the United States (U.S.) Supreme Court, legalising same-sex marriage has been described as “an attack on the church, Christianity and traditional values”. A More...

By admin On Saturday, May 9th, 2015

Sagay, Utomi Slam Jonathan over Last Minutes Appointments

Goodluck Jonathan LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Prof. Itse Sagay, has described the recent political appointments by President Goodluck Jonathan as immoral and politically immature. Sagay More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

US Supports Use of Card Reader, Call for Credible, Peaceful Election

LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)- United States of America (USA) has thrown its weight behind the use of Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) and card readers in the forth coming Nigerian general election. This was disclosed More...

By admin On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Uduaghan Takes “Delta Beyond Oil”Message to the U.S.

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS MARCH 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan has taken the message of Delta Beyond Oil to the United States to More...

By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2014

Florida Set to Join Other US States in Legalisation of Marijuana

LAGOS JANUARY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-More than 700,000 Florida residents have signed a petition to get medical marijuana on the ballot in the Sunshine State’s 2014 elections. If it goes through, it means Florida More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Nigeria@53: Obama, Putin Congratulate Nigeria

President Obama LAGOS OCTOBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President Barack Obama of the United States has congratulated Nigeria on her 53rd independence anniversary which holds today. Obama, in a statement signed by the US More...

By admin On Monday, September 2nd, 2013

U.S. Says Syrian Govt’s Chemical Attack Kill 1,429 Persons, Rallies Support for Strike

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY) – As the American Government looks for international support for its planned attacks on the Bashar al-Asad regime in Syria, the White House has restated its conviction that the More...