. As Betta Edu co-chairs meeting of EU, 48-country ministerial reps in Hague The Minister for Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Betta Edu, has expressed delight that the country’s youths are not only pioneering innovation through tech startups, but are also making significant strides in the education, medicine, science, leadership, sports and creative sectors. Edu,…
Federal Government and the government of Netherlands have met to chart ways of tackling illegal migration by young Nigerians and the development of their capacities for national development
A group, Succour for Nations Development Initiatives (SFN), has counselled Nigerians against illegal migration, in commemoration of the 2023 International World Youth Day.
The Federal Government has blamed the increasing unemployment rate among Nigerian youths for the high level of social unrest, crime, banditry and illegal migration to Europe, adding that: “something must be done to stem the tide.”
25 Dec 2022
Until recently, the nation’s borders were known to be porous without rigorous checks, which made smuggling of migrants very easy. Not everyone has the requirements to get visas to other countries, this is the point which the smugglers take advantage of. The smugglers assure the victims that the visa they could not get at embassies and…
22 Dec 2022
The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, said his administration is paying critical attention to building the capacity of youths in the state, to equip them with the right tools and knowledge to compete globally.