Tag archive for ‘UPU’
By admin On Thursday, December 16th, 2021

Urhobo Progress Union Honours Gate Man, Other Urhobo Distinguished Individuals

LAGOS DECEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A gate man, who has been working for 60 years at the old Urhobo Cultural Centre, Okere road, Warri, Delta State, Mr George Akaghoro, was one of the 56 distinguished individuals More...

By admin On Saturday, December 4th, 2021

UPU @ 90: Okowa Hails Urhobos’ Contribution To Nigeria’s Development

  LAGOS DECEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday showered praises on the people of Urhobo nation for their immense support and contributions to the development of the state 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, May 3rd, 2021

Delta: One Beheaded, Set Ablaze As Ekiugbo, Iwreko Communities Market Crisis Worsens

LAGOS MAY 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The lingering crisis between Iwhreko and Ekiugbo communities, Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta State, over the ownership and control of the Ughelli Main Market, degenerated More...

By admin On Saturday, April 17th, 2021

UPU PG, Olorogun Moses Taiga Presents Cheque Of N20m Subscription For Okugbe Microfinance Bank

President General of Urhobo Progress Union Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga, presenting his N20m cheque for the subscription for the shares of Okugbe Microfinance Bank to Mr. Abraham Ogbodo, Chairman of the fundraising More...

By admin On Thursday, March 11th, 2021
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Urhobo Leader, Moses Taiga Urges FG To Expend Repatriated Money For Dev. Of Delta State

LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The apex body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), has faulted the Federal Government on the choice of projects it has chosen to expend the soon-to-be-repatriated Delta More...

By admin On Monday, March 8th, 2021

Urhobo Progress Union Expresses Gratitude To Buhari, Omo-Agege On Orogun Poly

LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide has expressed its gratitude to President MuhammaduBuhari for approving the establishment of the Federal Polytechnic, Orogun, which is billed More...

By admin On Monday, February 15th, 2021

Moses Taiga Proposes N20m Subscription For Okugbe Microfinance Bank, Inaugurates Fund Raising Committee

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga has proposed subscription worth N20m as prominent sons and daughters of Urhobo land are mobilising More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

Lagos UPU Youth Leader, Ojameruaye Augustine Bows Out Of Office

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Lagos Branch youth leader, Comrade Ojameruaye Augustine has bowed out of office after years of meritorious service to his people. Ojameruaye in a statement More...

By admin On Friday, January 29th, 2021

Urhobo Progress Union Commiserates With Okowa Over Father’s Demise

LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide commiserates with His Excellency, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor of Delta State; Okowa Family of Owa Alero and the Ika Nation, on More...

By admin On Thursday, January 7th, 2021

Urhobo Traditional Council Of Chiefs Lagos Gives Account Of Stewardship, To Hold Thanksgiving Service

Osu R’ Urhobo of Lagos, High Chief Vincent Ahwi LAGOS JANUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of Urhobo Traditional Council Of Chiefs Lagos ( UTCCL)has given account of its stewardship after four years More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020

Urhobo Progress Union Urges FG To Site Propose Gas Flare Trust Fund Hqtrs In Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The umbrella body of the Urhobo people, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has asked the federal government to site the proposed headquarters of the Gas Flare Trust Fund in Urhobo land, More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

UPU Leader, Moses Taiga Appeals To Departed Oil Giants To Return To Urhobo Land

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) President General (Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to all the oil giants which include Shell, Chevron, Seplats, Agip and others who departed More...

By admin On Saturday, August 15th, 2020

Okowa, Omo-Agege, UPU, Others Pay Tributes Departed Urhobo Leader, Obadah

ate Maj. Gen. Obadah lying in state at the Urhobo Cultural Centre, Uvwiamughe-Agbarho amid cultural display by the Eweyha Cultural troupe. LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Gen. Obada’s Death Is A Rude Shock To Me-Urhobo Leader, Chief Johnson Barovbe

Gen Obada LAGOS AUGUST 11TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Urhobo Leader and Member Of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Board of Trustee, Chief Johnson Barovbe has described the demise of General Esio Orho Obada as a rude shock to him. Chief More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2020
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UPU PG, Moses Taiga Urges Buhari, Okowa To Provide Adequate Infrastructure For Urhobo Nation

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to Federal and Delta State government to provide adequate infrastructural development More...

By admin On Monday, June 15th, 2020

Urhobo Progress Union Mourns Gen. Obada, Tom Amioku, Joyce Overah

LAGOS JUNE 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), has described the transition of Major-General Orho Esio Obada (Rtd,), OON, OFR; Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT), of UPU Worldwide and former Federal More...

By admin On Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Court Sentences Ese Oruru’s Abductor , Yinusa Dahiru To 26 Years Imprisonment

Yinus and Ese Oruru By Okioma Amos LAGOS MAY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, has delivered the long-awaited judgement on Ese Oruru, a teenager reportedly abducted, taken More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020

Covid-19: UPU President-General,Taiga Advises Urhobo Indigenes To Comply With Govt Directives

LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-President General of Urhobo Progress Union (World-Wide) Olorogun Moses Taiga has appealed to indigenes of Urhobo nation worldwide to comply with the directives of the both the Federal More...

By admin On Monday, January 27th, 2020

UPU Expresses Support For Amotekun, Urges South-South To Emulate West

LAGOS JANUARY 27th (urhobotoday)-The apex body of the Urhobo Nation, Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), has expressed its support for Amotekun, the security outfit being put together by the south west to combat rising More...

By admin On Saturday, January 25th, 2020

UPU Crisis: Okowa Denies Omene’s Allegation

LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has denied allegation made by former Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) President General, Chief Joe Omene accusing him of being responsible More...

By admin On Friday, January 24th, 2020

Ohworode Commends Taiga, Oguma For Donating Two Toyota Sienna To Olomu Vigilante Group

LAGOS JANUARY 24TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The Owhorode of Olomu kingdom, His Royal Majesty, (Ovie), Dr. R.L Ogbon, JP, OON has commened Olorogun Moses Taiga, President-General Urhobo Progress Union(UPU) Worldwide, and More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020

Delta 2023: Moses Taiga Takes Campaign For Urhobo Governor To Lagos, Calls For Urhobo Unity

UPU President-General(Worldwide) Olorogun Moses Taiga (2nd from right) flanked by Olorogun Samson Okuesa by the rightand Dr Goodie and his wife by the left during a reception organised by Urhobo Social Club Lagos More...

By admin On Thursday, December 19th, 2019

Urhobo Progress Union Denies Endorsing Gbagi For 2023 Delta Governor

LAGOS DECEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide has denied media reports that it has adopted Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, as sole candidate in the 2023 governorship race. In a release, the More...

By admin On Monday, December 9th, 2019

Moses Taiga Second Term And Urhobo Expectations

Olorogun Moses Taiga (l) brainstorming with Delta State Governor, Senator Infeanyi Okowa during the just concluded 88th Urhobo Day Celebration on how to move Urhobo foward…. By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS DECEMBER More...