Tag archive for ‘Urhobo’
By admin On Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Delta: Five Feared Dead In Renewed Crisis Between Urhobo and Ijaw Communities

  LAGOS NOVEMBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than five persons were reported to have lost their lives when Urhobo community of Aladja and their neighbouring Ijaw community of Ogbeh-Ijaw clashed in a renewed battled.. Though More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
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Delta 2023 Guber: Okowa Seals Urhobo Hope, Debunks Rotation Agreement

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The look of things to come in the Delta State 2023 governorship election is gradually unfolding and clearer as the general election year inches closer. First, the thorny issue More...

By admin On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
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Waado City: Concept Of Urhobo Megacity From Warri Is Dead On Arrival

By Dr. Emmanuel Ojameruaye LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-On this forum, there has been a suggestion to create an Urhobo mega city from Warri City as a way of resolving the age-long controversy over the ownership More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 11th, 2021
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Urhobo, Benin Bond Strengthened As Urhobotoday Publisher Gives Out Daughter

The new couple. LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was a display of class, culture and fashion on Sunday as family, friends and well-wishers thronged out in their numbers to celebrate with the families of Veteran More...

By admin On Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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Delta 2023 And The Need To Retain Rotational Governorship

By Johnson Tamarakuro LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-DELTA State was greeted by misgivings when it was created in 1991 by the General Ibrahim Babangida administration. The many ethnic groups which constituted the More...

By admin On Friday, July 30th, 2021
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Delta Gov 2023: Storm Gathers As Search For Okowa’s Successor Heightens

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead of the 2023 governorship election, the storms are already gathering in the multi-ethnic and oil rich Delta State, particularly within the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
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Delta 2023: Lawyers Lead In The Scramble To Replace Okowa

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-YEAR 2023 is far-flung to many people, but to politicians, principally governorship contenders in Delta State, who want to take over from incumbent Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, More...

By admin On Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Urhobo Monarch’s Daughter Emerges First Black Mayor In Ireland

LAGOS JUNE 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A United Kingdom-based Nigerian Princess, Mrs. Uruemu Omeru-Adejinmi, has made history, with her election as the new Cathaoirleach of Longford Municipal District in Ireland. She is More...

By admin On Sunday, June 13th, 2021
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Delta Tribe Where Husband, Children Would Die If The Wife Commits Adultery

LAGOS JUNE 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-This particular tradition is common with Isoko and Urhobo people of Delta state. Where the adulterous ways of a wife results in the kids of the marriage falling ill, sometimes resulting More...

By admin On Sunday, April 25th, 2021
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The Power Of ‘Okugbe’

By Francis Ewherido LAGOS APRIL 25TH (NEWSRANGERS)-As a chartered insurance practitioner, the enormous power of Okugbe (unity, togetherness and pulling of resources together) naturally resonates with me. How do More...

By admin On Saturday, April 17th, 2021
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Delta Gov. 2023: On Zoning We Stand

By Edward Ogheneakpobo LAGOS APRIL 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been in power in Delta State since 1999. There were no magical powers to winning all the gubernatorial elections. The More...

By admin On Saturday, March 27th, 2021
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Ibori Loot: Delta Group, ‘No Sidon Look’ Storm Asaba, Accuses Okowa Of Conniving With FG

LAGOS MARCH 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Group under the aegis of ‘Sidon Look’ recently stormed Asaba, Delta State while protesting against the Federal government plan to use former Delta Governor, Chief James Ibori More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
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Urhobo Community In Lagos Mourns Prof Peter Ekeh, Calls For His Immortalisation

Prof Ekeh LAGOS MARCH 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Members of Urhobo Community in Lagos have joined others in Urhobo nation,the academic sector in Nigeria and abroad in mourning the demise of a renowned Urhobo scholar, writer More...

By admin On Friday, February 12th, 2021
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Urhobo Must Produce Delta Governor In 2023-Olorogun Moses Taiga

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As 2023 general election approaches, the President-General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga has assured Urhobo Nation that it will work with all More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2020
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Protesting Ijaw Indegenes Shut Down Warri Council Over Alleged Marginalisation

File Photo LAGOS DECEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Business and other activities in Warri were disrupted yesterday as hundreds of protesters stormed the Warri South Council Secretariat and adjoining roads, protesting More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 30th, 2020
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Veteran Journalist, Monday Whiskey Emerges Urhobo Monarch In Delta

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Veteran journalist and former South-South Editor of National Daily Newspapers, Prince Monday Obukowho Whiskey has emerged the Ovie-elect of Idjerhe Kingdom in Ethiope West Local More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020
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Mofe Damijo, Hush Baby, Others Storm Warring Urhobo, Ijaw Communities Peace Concert

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 2ND (NEWSRANGERS)-Warring Aladja and Ogbe-Ijoh communities in Udu and Warri South-West local government areas of Delta State appear sheathing their age-long killer-swords with a peace concert held 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, August 10th, 2020
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Urhobo Youth Leader Hails US Court Dismissal Of Sex Trafficking Charge Against Dafe Sejebor

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Urhobo youth leader, Mr Edewor Umukoro has hailed the United States Court dismissal of sex trafficking charge allegation leveled against the former Group General Manager of National More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 5th, 2020
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Rep Member, Waive Clamours For Unity Among N’Deltans To Avoid External Exploitation

LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Member representing Ughelli North, Ughelli South and Udu federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Francis Ejiroghene Waive has called for unity amongst the different More...

By admin On Sunday, June 21st, 2020
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Re- Delta 2023: David Edevbie Nightmare Begins With Elder Brother

Journey To Prison By Jon Egie LAGOS JUNE 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Our attention is drawn to an article titled ‘Delta 2023: David Edevbie Nightmare begins with elder brother journey to prison ‘purportedly authored More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2020
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Urhobo World Heavyweight Boxing Prospect, Efe Ajagba Upstages Joshua In WBC Top 15 List

LAGOS MAY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s 2014 Commonwealth Games bronze medalist, Efe Ajagba has made the list of heavyweight boxers listed by the World Boxing Council for May 2020 in the Heavyweight +200lbs ahead More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020
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N’Delta Ex-Militants Urge Buhari To Appoint An Urhobo As Cordinator Of Amnesty Programme

LAGOS MA Y 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)- No fewer than one thousand Ex-militants across the Niger-Delta Region have made an appeal and request to the President and Commander -in- Chief of the Arm Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
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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 Sunday, March 8th, 2020
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Urhobo Heavy Weight Boxing Prospect, Efe Ajagba Knocks Out Opponent

LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-It was pretty much all one-way action tonight in Brooklyn, as Nigerian heavyweight prospect Efe Ajagba beat down former world title challenger Razvan Cojanu, earning a ninth round More...

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