Path to addressing Nigeria’s unemployment nightmare
The March 15, 2014, stampedes that left at least 16 people dead during a recruitment exercise by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) had served the major purpose of drawing global attention to the alarming rate of unemployment in the country.
Eliminating intervention funds disruptions to stimulate growth
Amongst all factors of production, capital is the most critical, as well as the most difficult to come by, while under-capitalisation has been fingered as a major cause of underperformance in the country’s economy.
FG to empower 500,000 youths under NYIF
The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has announced plans to empower over 500,000 youths in Shomolu area of Lagos State with its Nigerian Youth Investment Fund (NYIF).