US Announces New ‘First-of-its-Kind’ Visa Ban

By Thandiubani The United States of America has announced what has been described as first-of-its-kind visa ban.  A first-of-its-kind visa restriction has been introduced by the United States. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, disclosed this on Tuesday. The ban was described as “first-of-its-kind”. A State Department’s statement said it would affect wildlife and timber traffickers….

President Trump and Melania Test Positive for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump has announced that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for Coronavirus. The announcement came after Hope Hicks, one of the president’s closest senior advisers tested positive for the virus on Thursday October 1. This made her the highest-profile member of the administration who is in frequent contact with Trump…

US To Restrict Nigerian Students To 2-Year Courses

Posted by Thandiubani Nigerians wishing to study in the United States will now be restricted to 2-year courses according to a new policy.  A proposed government policy in the United States is seeking to restrict foreign students, including Nigerians to be admitted into US universities for not more than a two-year period. Here Are 5…

WTO Job: Okonjo-Iweala Takes up U.S. Citizenship

By Henry Iheanacho A former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has taken American citizenship, more than 30 years after studying in the nation. Okonjo-Iweala, who is running for the office of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) director-general, took US citizenship in 2019, Bloomberg reports. Ginna Crochets According to Bloomberg, most of the candidates vying for…

Facebook Founder, Mark Zuckerberg, 36, Becomes world’s 3rd Centibillionaire

  Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, 36, has become the third centibillionaire in the World. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Zuckerberg’s fortune has topped $100bn for the first time, placing him among members of the world’s centibillionaires’ club, after Facebook’s shares surged by 6% on investor optimism over the news the company plans to launch…