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Skill acquisition

5 Sep
The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Lagos State chapter have called for renewed efforts from government to ensure that university graduates are not only in possession of certificates but driven by other skills.
28 May 2022
A statement signed by ASUU president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, said this was to give the government enough time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues. While ASUU wishes
6 May 2022
When Sunday Oyelami completed his secondary school education in 2010, he got a job at a pure water factory. He was so fascinated by the operating system of the factory that he decided
20 Apr 2022
Catholic Archbishop of Onitsha, Most Rev. Valerian Okeke, has expressed worry over delay in perimeter fencing of the Onitsha Correctional Skill Acquisition Centre
23 Mar 2022
Some tertiary institution students have resorted to learning different kinds of skills following the announcement of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to extend its one-month warning strike by another two months.
28 Oct 2021
The Ikosi-Ejinrin Local Council Development Area (LCDA) has inaugurated a two-week empowerment and skill acquisition programme to train unemployed youths.
28 May 2021
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has appealed to parents and guardians to add vocational and business skills to the formal education being given to their children in schools.
19 Jan 2021
About 400 persons have registered for skills empowerment programme organised by a not-for-profit organisation, Glorycloud Global Outreach, in Oyo State.
8 Apr 2020
Comparing the situation in Germany, which is a leading light in TVET training, it is quite noticeable that there are plans and policies in place for training the youth.
20 Mar 2020
Youths in Paiko, Niger State have been thrown a lifeline, as a non-governmental organisation, True Foundation trained them in various skill set and empowered them to start-up businesses
19 Mar 2020
About 11,000 trainees that are undergoing training at the Industrial Training Fund (ITF’s) National Industrial Skills Development Programe (NISDP), would soon graduate.
11 Oct 2019
Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo has identified youth empowerment and skill acquisition as key ingredients to tackle unemployment in the country.


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