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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
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
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
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
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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The Federal government and the republic of Seychelles have formerly ratified the Bilateral Air Service Agreement to operate direct flights between both countries.
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Peru's former president Pedro Castillo was placed in provisional detention on Thursday, a day after he was ousted by lawmakers and arrested, accused of attempting a coup.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has urged his successor to build on his legacies in the agricultural sector to achieve food security in the country
1 hour ago
The House of Representatives has applauded the partnership between Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and Tantita security service Nigeria Ltd owned by Oweizide Ekpemupolo aimed at ensuring the security of oil facilities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of the country.
1 hour ago
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.