Government under fire for withholding unemployment data from public
Three weeks to the end of the year, the quarterly reports on job creation and unemployment prepared by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) have not been made available to the public contrary to the usual practice.
‘How to tackle youth unemployment’
Concerned by the increased cases of unemployment confronting graduates, experts have proffered ways of addressing the menace and position our graduates to be globally competitive.
Ex-minister harps on entrepreneurship, human capital development to reduce unemployment
A former minister of Agriculture, Prof. Sheikh Ahmed Abdullah, at the weekend enjoined the Federal Government to invest more in human capital development
Experts equip youth with workplace ethics to curb unemployment
To curb unemployment in the society, experts have trained youths across Nigeria on work place ethics and skill development for access into the career space.The Programme Manager, Soar Yonder, Emmanuel Egenti, who spoke at the work place readiness platform....
Ooni seeks urgent solution to youth unemployment
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, yesterday urged various arms of government and public and private bodies in Nigeria to consider the alarming rate of youth unemployment and schools’ dropouts as a serious national issue that must be addressed without delay.
Varsity tackles unemployment through entrepreneurship skills
To address the increased cases of unemployment among our graduates, prepare them to be self-employed and employers of labour, Lagos State University (LASU) has launched an entrepreneurship programme, which would run alongside the normal undergraduate degrees.....
Businessman laments spate of unemployment, school dropouts
A Nigerian businessman, Babatunde Gbadamosi has raised the alarm over youth’s unemployment and school dropouts in the country.
Lagos mulls policies, initiatives to address rising unemployment
Lagos State Government has pledged its commitment to reduce high level of unemployment in the State, noting that deliberate employment intervention policies of the State have been impacting positively on job creation.