Youth unemployment a time bomb, says Fayose
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the high youth unemployment in the country was a time bomb that could explode if nothing was done urgently to arrest it. He stated this in Ado-Ekiti yesterday while interacting with beneficiaries of the N-Power Programme. His words: “The people here today are a fraction of unemployed youths.…
Nigeria’s unemployment worsens as 18.8% are jobless, says NBS
Nigeria’s unemployment rate has worsened from 16.2 per cent in the second quarter of 2017 to 18.8 percent in the third quarter of the year, according to the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
Tackling youth unemployment
Although the actual statistics are not readily available, it is correct to say that there are too many unemployed and underemployed youths in the country.
Nigeria’s unemployment rate rises to 14.2 % in Q4 in 2016
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the unemployment rate in the country rose from 13.9 per cent in the 3rd quarter to 14.2 per cent in the 4th quarter of 2016.
Global economic prospects threaten job generation
The projected economic growth for 2017 and 2018 is insufficient to jump start economic recovery that could lead to the reduction of global unemployment, a new report by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has said.
Scammers defraud job seekers amid rising unemployment
He therefore, advised job seekers to carefully go through job sites such as Naijahotjobs.com, Ngcareers.com, joblistnigeria.com. hotnigerianjobs.com, latestnigerianjobs.com, jetheights.com, gblcareers.com, naijajobslink.com, jobberman.com...
Job scammers on rampage as unemployment rises
Some unscrupulous persons are on the prowl, taking advantage of the growing unemployment rate in the country to extort money from unsuspecting Nigerians through dubious and fake employment offers.
Unemployed persons lose N750,000 to illegal recruitment scheme
The Delta State job creation officer, Prof. Eric Eboh, confirmed that there have been growing syndicates who allegedly collected N50, 000 from each graduate with assurances to offer them employment through the scheme.