Nigeria, the giant of Africa, possesses enormous potential for economic growth and development. With a young and burgeoning population, the country is well-positioned to take advantage of its demographic dividend. However, a critical obstacle stands in the way, the glaring skills gap that exists between the education system and the demands of the job market.…
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) said mutually-reinforcing crises, including rising debt levels, are disproportionately affecting developing countries, worsening the global employment divide between high- and low-income countries.
Federal Government has urged states to lift embargo on employment of health workers to address manpower shortage in primary healthcare facilities across rural communities.
The global labour markets are facing serious, interlinked challenges, as issues such as growth in poverty, slowing employment, effects of inflation on wages and purchasing power, emerge as long-term structural challenges to demography, technology and climate change.
21 Sep 2022
This 21st Century is besieged by complex and conflicting socio-economic variables, disruptive innovations, technological advances, COVID-19 pandemic aftershocks, regional conflicts and political tensions.
14 Jun 2022
Participants at the just-concluded 110th International Labour Conference (ILC), held in Geneva, Switzerland, have recommended a framework for quality apprenticeships, discussions on employment policy
3 Jun 2022
I lack words to describe the gruesome murder of Fatima, a pregnant woman and her four children, five commercial bike riders and a suya vendor in Anambra State.
19 May 2022
n interior solutions provider, the Black Pelican Group (BPG), is providing employment opportunities to artisans and professionals, thereby, reducing the unemployment
20 Apr 2022
Akwa Ibom State Government has warned scammers of job seekers in the state to desist forthwith, saying it has put in place machinery to prosecute any person caught in such acts.
8 Mar 2022
Over a million Nigerian women from different walks of life will be out today to protest against rejected gender bills in the National Assembly. They will also be protesting against the denial of citizenship to the foreign-born husband of a Nigerian woman
24 Jan 2022
Sir: The traditional means of explaining a term is by painting a clear picture of the term. Tejuan Pettinger (2019) gave a classical definition that best captures the term, ‘‘unemployment as a situation where someone...
3 Dec 2021
The Bauchi State Government has hinted that it is considering lifting the embargo it placed on employment in the health sector over two years ago.