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21 Apr
Coalition of Urhobo Youths (CUY), yesterday, condemned the endorsement of Chief David Edevbie by Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), as the choice of Urhobo people for governorship race in Delta State, and urged Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to disregard the endorsement.
19 Apr 2021
The quest for financial inclusion among the Urhobo received a boost at the weekend when President-General of the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) Worldwide, Olorogun Moses Taiga
19 Mar 2021
A memorial symposium and day of tributes has been scheduled to hold in honour of the late distinguished social scientist, Professor Peter Ekeh, who died in the United States...
23 Feb 2021
The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has charged politicians and other stakeholders in Urhobo land, Delta State, to eschew violence and killings as the 2023 election draws nearer.
19 Mar 2020
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.
9 Mar 2020
The persistent attacks recently unleashed on some Urhobo communities in Delta State by Fulani Herdsmen on February 13, 14 and 15, 2020 and which led to the death of over 10 people, with several others injured...
30 Jan 2020
The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has debunked insinuations that the association is enmeshed in crisis influenced by extraneous forces from the Delta State Government House, Asaba.
27 Jan 2020
The Middle Belt Forum (MBF) has weighed the formation of its own outfit to address insecurity in the region. The development came on the heels of the face-off between the Federal Government and Southwest...
21 Jan 2020
The Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) has described calls for the resignation of Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, as reprehensible and a plot to further...
4 Dec 2019
The 88th congress of the Urhobo Progress Union (UPU) begins tomorrow Thursday, December 5, with an economic summit towards repositioning the ethnic nationality.
2 Apr 2019
The recent court ruling on the pre-election matter instituted by the Cyril Ogodo-led faction could be described as the culmination of the unsteady political strategies of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State. Going back to the state chapter’s display at the party’s national convention last year, it is clear that Delta APC is afflicted…
28 Feb 2019
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…


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