The Federal Government has inaugurated the Board of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), and the Governing Council of the National Institute for Labour Studies (NILS), for the effective operations of those establishments.
The role of the governing boards of government agencies is to drive general policy formulation and implementation and not to get involved in the day-to-day administration of the agencies, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has insisted.
Mr Festus Keyamo, Minister of State for Labour, on Friday said the Federal Government was committed towards promoting skills acquisition to ensure competitiveness and economic emancipation.
9 Dec 2021
In war, it is often said, truth is the first casualty. It can be observed that it is the same in a situation of near war, when chaos and confusion sweep through the land.
12 Nov 2021
Mr Festus Keyamo , Minister of State, Labour and Employment, has expressed optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari would approve the implementation of the second phase of the Extended Special Public Works....
2 Nov 2021
The Federal Government has inaugurated an examination body to issue competency certificate and implement the Lifting and Allied Work Equipment (Safety) and Boiler/Pressure Vessel Regulations.
2 Nov 2021
The Senate Committee on Labour, yesterday, quizzed Minster of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo over the funds and disbursements made so far in respect of beneficiaries of the current administration...
3 Sep 2021
The recently held ward congresses of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the South-South zone, like in other zones have re-opened old wounds even as fresh ones are opened, largely due to scheming and permutations...
18 Aug 2021
Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, disclosed this in Nasarawa State, yesterday, at the opening of a three-day training/meeting of zonal directors and state coordinators of the National Directorate
10 Aug 2021
The end could be in sight, nine days after commencement of the strike by resident doctors, following intervention of the House of Representatives, led by the chairman, House Committee on Health, Dr. Tanko Sununu.
30 Jul 2021
I did not go to the court to feel vindicated or to make my party feel guilty. That was not the purpose. I went to court, because our constitution was violated.
25 Jun 2021
Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has said N24,000, 817,800 had been disbursed to beneficiaries of the 774,000 Special Public Works scheme as at June 24, 2021.