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FG dumps Plastic National Identity Card for Digital Identification

Says digital ID ‘ll save Forex The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it was opting for a...

Buhari commissions NCDMB headquarters building in Bayelsa

…Says edifice reflect a landmark of years of oil and gas exploitation in N/Delta …Sylva seeks more...

Prosecute Malami or lose global respect, international partners tell President Buhari

The groups were reacting to the recent exposure highlighting how Malami obstructed 14 cases of corruption allegations.

Gunmen attack journalists in Nasarawa

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers, on Wednesday, invaded the residence of Nasarawa State correspondent of The Nation Newspaper, Mr Linus Oota.

Obiano suspends 12 monarchs for alleged misconduct

Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has approved the suspension of 12 traditional rulers in the state for an initial period of...

World powers deny us weapons to fight insurgency – FG

The Federal Government has appealed to the world powers not to be weighed by unsubstantiated arguments to deny the country vital...

FG okays N8.5bn for NCDC testing kits

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N8.5bn for the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. The sum is...

Family qaccuses Ex-Oyo State Police Commissioner of extortion, unlawful detention

The family alleged that the former police chief unlawfully arrested a 79-year-old man and detained him for two days at the...

FEC agrees to N8.49bn for purchase of Covid-19 testing kits

The approval was given at the virtual council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Oyo approves promotion, gratuity for 97 workers dismissed in 2012

The Oyo State Government, on Tuesday, approved the notational promotion and payment of civil servants who were dismissed in 2012 but...

Musician accused of blasphemy chained in underground cell at Kano prison, denied access to lawyer, family

Sharif-Aminu, aged 22, was on Monday sentenced to death for committing blasphemy against the Prophet of Islam in a song he...

DSS detains tricycle rider in Osun State on orders of Ooni of Ife over text message

Standard Daily Times gathered that Moshood was arrested in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, some weeks ago and has been kept in a...

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Murdered Bauchi lawmaker, Baraza, buried

The remains of the late Bauchi State House of Assembly member, Musa Baraza, have been buried. Standard Daily...

Breaking: NJC releases list of nominees for Supreme Court appointments

The members of the last year’s presidential election petition court have been recommended to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.),...

‘Students show low interest in learning, find social distancing difficult’

 Most students who resumed for the West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Education revision have been found to lack the zeal for...

Military air raid knocks out ISWAP camp, kills several terrorists in Borno

The Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has knocked out another Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists’ camp...