Tag: Bans

NCC bans Nigerians below 18 years from obtaining SIM cards

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has banned citizens below 18 years from registering and owning a SIM card in Nigeria.

FG bans SS1 and SS2 students from taking WAEC, NECO, NABTEB

Senior secondary school students 1 and 2 have been reportedly barred by the federal government, from sitting for the West African Senior School Certificate...

Taliban Bans Women Anchors From Working In State Television

Days after the Taliban assured the people of Afghanistan that they will be safe and promising that the women will continue to live with...

Kim Jong-un bans mullet hairstyles and skinny jeans in North Korea

Kim Jong-un has reportedly banned mullet hairstyles and skinny jeans in North Korea.   The decision was made over concern...

Banditry: Zamfara government bans sale of petroleum products

Zamfara Government has banned the sale of petroleum products in areas that recorded recent upsurge of banditry in the state.This is contained in...

Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese fruit, vegetables to combat drug smuggling

Saudi Arabia on Friday imposed a ban on imports of Lebanese fruit and vegetables into its territory, citing a spike in drug smuggling...

Canada bans passenger flights from India, Pakistan for 30 days

Canada suspended all passenger flights from India and Pakistan on Thursday for 30 days, Transportation Minister Omar Alghabra announced, citing increased Covid-19 cases...

JAMB Registrar bans parents from UTME venues

The Registrar of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is’haq Oloyede, has ordered all CBT Centres across the country not to...

FCTA bans farming activities, illegal markets on airport expressway

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has banned farming activities, street trading, and illegal motor parks on fringes of the Umar Musa Yar’adua...

Turkey bans payment with cryptocurrencies, citing transaction risks

Turkey’s central bank on Friday prohibited the use of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin for purchases, citing transaction risks.The ban will be effective as...