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New international passport to cost N70,000

Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Monday said registration and the issuance of new international passport would cost Nigerians N70,000. According to The Guardian, NIS spokesman Sunday James, who made the disclosure, said the agency will commence issuance of the new international passport from Monday, March 4 2019 in Abuja. New international passport to …

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Bleaching cream banned in South Sudan

Bleaching cream banned in South Sudan by the South Sudan’s Drugs and Food Control Authority. Mawien Atem Mawien, secretary general of DFCA, said the ban seeks to protect the people of South Sudan from being exposed to harmful chemicals used in manufacturing skin bleaching cosmetics. Bleaching cream banned in South Sudan …

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NLC rejects N27000 new minimum wage

The Nigeria Labour Congress has rejected the N27000 new minimum wage adopted by the National Council of States on Tuesday. The NLC Secretary-General, Dr. Peter Ozo-Eson, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja. NLC rejects N27,000 minimum wage According to him, the council has no jurisdiction determining another amount …

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Oscars nominations 2019: Full list by category

The Oscars nominations 2019 list has been released, and without a clear frontrunner for best picture among popular favorites, or as of yet a host, this year’s Oscars ceremony is shaping up to be particularly unpredictable. The Oscars nominations 2019 list, saw Black Panther become the first superhero movie to be nominated for …

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