NDDC: Omene should shut up, does not represent UPU
The interview credited to Chief Joe Omene published in some online media, wherein he stated that the Urhobo are satisfied with the appointment and performance of the interim management committee (IMC) of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) is clearly a publicity stunt stage-managed by those who seek endorsement of illegality by the Urhobos.
There is no crisis in UPU
The attention of the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) worldwide has been drawn to an allegation by Chief Joe Omene that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State is responsible for an imaginary crisis in the UPU.
Embrace peace or leave Urhoboland, UPU tells herders
The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has asked all Fulani herdsmen in any part of Urhobo land to embrace peace or leave the area. Insisting that the people would not cede any part of their land to strangers
UPU congratulates Okowa, Urhobo lawmakers
The Urhobo Progress Union Worldwide (UPU) has congratulated the Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa on his re-election for a second term.
UPU congratulates Buhari, urges unity
The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), the umbrella of all Urhobo, yesterday congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election for a second term. In a statement issued by President General of UPU, Olorogun Moses Taiga, it prayed that Buhari‘s second term would bring a fresh breath of air to national life and the country’s economy. Taiga…
UPU, Uzamere urge due process in trial of Onnoghen
The President-General of Urhobo Progress Union Worldwide (UPU), Olorogun Moses Taiga, has advised the Federal Government to follow due process in handling the false asset charges against Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen. While acknowledging that Justice Onnoghen is not above the law and immune from prosecution, Taiga said the right channel should be…
Vote wisely, Taiga urges Urhobo
President-general of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga, has urged the people to be vigilant and vote for only candidates who will protect their interest, and work for the progress of the Urhobo nation. In a New Year message, Taiga said: “As we move towards the general elections, I again reiterate that no…
UPU for all Urhobo, says Moses Taiga
President General of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Olorogun Moses Taiga, has explained that the sociocultural umbrella body is for all Urhobo.
UPU mourns Dafinone
Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has described the demise of Chief David Dafinone as a huge loss to Nigeria, and the Urhobo in particular. In a statement by the president-general, Olorogun Moses Taiga, the UPU described Dafinone as a foremost Urhobo son who bestrode the Nigerian professional, business and political spaces at various times for over…