NITAD moves to bridge skill gap, tackle unemployment in Nigeria
NITAD has announced its readiness to bridge skill gap in the nation’s education sector and unemployment of vocational graduates through its finishing school on skill training.
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.
Ibiam: Get training, be prepared for jobs loss
It is like comparing the rich and the wealthy. A rich man has money, but a wealthy man creates money. A rich man has a lot of money to spend, so he spends based on what he has.
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.
Why unemployed people are at higher risk of having stroke
Unemployment people now have another reason to leave their house and go down to the job centre. Scientists warn that those without a full-time job are at higher risk of having a deadly stroke.
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.
‘Why unemployment, poverty are rising’
A report by NOIPolls has linked the high level of unemployment and poverty in the country to the spate of kidnappings cases.
3.7 million Nigerians lost jobs in 2016, says NBS
The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, in its unemployment report for the fourth quarter (Q4) 2016 has given a breakdown of how 3.67 million Nigerians became jobless in one year.