Training Institute seeks investment in technical vocations for women
The Federal Government has been urged to invest in technical vocations for women as part of strategies to end poverty and boost economic growth. Speaking recently in Lagos during a facility tour of ETIWA Vocational Institute,.....
‘Human capital development, key to economic growth’
Human capital development has been identified as tool to promote economic growth and stimulus for development. Its significance and relevance through acquisition of necessary skills is also a prerequisite for socio economic transformation.
TUC, others advocate more women representation in government, boards of agencies
Labour movement has called for more involvement of women in all strata of the nation’s economy as well as decision-making bodies of government. Trade Union Congress (TUC), NECA Networking of Entrepreneurial Women....
‘How training retains workers’
Investing in training of workforce on leadership skills has been identified as a means of retaining workers in an organisation, which also reduces recruitment expense, Lagos State Commissioner for Establishment, Training and Pensions...
FCMB Women empowers girls on skills acquisitions
Women Staffers of First City Monument Bank, under the aegis of FCMB Women, have sponsored and graduated a batch of young secondary school leavers in a three-month intensive skills acquisition and basic business management training programme.
Delta State lawmakers’ aides lament over alleged unpaid allowances
Political aides of the Delta State House of Assembly members have resorted to spiritual intervention over their unpaid allowances.The aides begged God to touch the hearts of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and the Speaker, Hon. Monday Igbuya.....
NLC, Ngige trade words over minimum wage
The declaration of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) that the Federal Government is stalling the commencement of the new minimum wage has drawn the ire of the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige.
Ogbeifun emerges as SOAN’s president again
The Ship Owners Associstion of Nigeria (SOAN) has re-elected Greg Ogbeifun as the President for another term in office.