Delta State Nigeria

A+ A A-

Ughelli South

Otu-Jeremi is the headquarters of Ughelli South LGA which came into existence on the 23rd of September, 1991following the splitting of the defunct Ughelli LGA into two, the North and South LGAs. The LGA is made up of six major clans namely, Ughievwen, Ewu, Olomu, Effurun-Otor, Okparabe and Arhavwaren which make up the eleven wards of the LGA. It has an estimated population of 150,000 who are primarily farmers and fishermen. It is one of the highest oil producing areas in the state and the Otorogun Gas Plant, one of the largest in Africa is located at Otu-Jeremi. Like their northern brothers, they are Urhobo.

Weather Updates

Partly Cloudy

24°C

Delta State

Partly Cloudy

Humidity: 94%

Wind: 8.05 km/h

  • 24 Jul 2014

    Showers 27°C 24°C

  • 25 Jul 2014

    Showers 27°C 24°C

Delta In The News

Prev Next

Nigeria: Seadogs Take Free Medical Servi…

Warri — Members of the Escravos Deck of the National Association of Seadogs have taken their free medical mission to the people of Abiugbrodo, Governor Uduaghan's community, in Warri North...

Read more

Civil societies commend Uduaghan on huma…

National coordinator, Rights Monitoring Group (RMG) and Country Director, Centre For Convention on Democratic Integrity (CCDI), Mr Olufemi Aduwo, has commended the Delta State governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, for what...

Read more

Uduaghan: Why Delta Micro-credit Scheme …

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has highlighted the secret of the success recorded by the state's micro-credit scheme initiated by his administration in 2007. Uduaghan gave the hint at the...

Read more

FG Halts Registration, Deportation Of No…

The National Security Council (NSC) at its meeting in Abuja yesterday directed the immediate halt to the practices on the registration and deportation of non-indigenes from their places of residence...

Read more

Dunkwu Commends Uduaghan For Support, Sp…

THE Chairman, Marketing and Sponsorship Committee of Nigeria, Hon. Chamberlain Nnamdi Dunkwu, has commended Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State, and the Chief of Naval Staff, for their support and...

Read more

Delta: Uduaghan Promises More Infrastruc…

WARRI (Delta) - On Judicial Commission of Inquiry for Iselegu/Ibabau Communal crisis Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State has said his administration will not relent in the provision of infrastructure...

Read more

Delta To Employ Environmental Marshals

WARRI (Delta) - Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has disclosed that the state government has approved the employment of environmental marshals to enforce proper waste disposal in the state. Governor...

Read more

Uduaghan to NBA: Be Ready to Defend Nige…

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has asked newly-elected executive of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to brace up to defend the country’s democracy and uphold the rule of law. In...

Read more

Unemployment’s Delta’s biggest challenge…

Delta State Governor, Dr Emmanuel  Uduaghan  yesterday said that the biggest challenge of his government was how to reduce unemployment in the state. This challenge, he said,  resulted in the initiative...

Read more

Uduaghan Assures Deltans Of Improved Inf…

The Delta State government has emphasized that the provision of good infrastructure development for the people which includes construction of roads, bridges, drainages, rehabilitation and construction of schools amongst other...

Read more

Facebook Comments

Latest Tweets

Sign In or Create Account