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Biden raises minimum wage to $15 per hour

President of the United States, Joe Biden, has raised the minimum wage of those working on federal contracts to $15 per hour.

The American President took to his verified Twitter handle to inform all workers on US soil of the development.

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“I believe no one should work full time and still live in poverty. That’s why today, I raised the minimum wage to $15 an hour for people working on federal contracts,” he said.

For comparison, the minimum wage per month for workers in Nigeria is N30,000, which is the equivalent of a paltry $66.

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