Nestlé Nigeria partners firm to boost
Nestlé Nigeria is partnering Imperial Integrated Consulting for the National Career Fair, an annual capacity building programme aimed at empowering youths to become successful employees, entrepreneurs, agri-preneurs and game changers in the country. The Fair which commenced in Lagos, would be held in other states across the country including Oyo, Akwa-Ibom, Kaduna and the…
Firm designs platform to empower Nigerian youth
Sigma Pensions, one of Nigeria’s licensed pension fund administrators has launched Sigma clique, one of the most innovative information digital platforms. The Sigma Clique is an ‘all in one’ stop center for news and information, financial literacy programms, lifestyle, entertainment, wisdom and life lessons, business and mentorship among others. The firm explained that the…
‘Kaduna Market fire destroyed 700 shops, rendered 30,000 youths jobless’
The Friday fire incident at Old Panteka Market, Tudun Wada, Kaduna, destroyed 700 shops and affected the jobs of over 30,000 youths, the Chairman of the Market, Suleiman Shehu, has said. Shehu made the disclosure in Kaduna yesterday, when Dr Ja’afaru Sa’ad, (Galadiman Ruwan Zazzau), visited the market officials to commiserate with the traders. He…
No longer at ease
Whether we travel around Nigeria or seek enjoyment or education about her in literature, the tabloids, the social media, in opera or at the concert, we are constantly up against allusions to a forlorn legacy in diversity, peculiarity, respective identity, smugness, up-ism, bigotry, shibboleth, etc.
Giving opportunity to the youths
The present generation of youths believe that they are deliberately schemed out of politics. They often complain: “The elders do not give us the chance”. This is not so. Academic brilliance is not the same as inborn native intelligence.
Young people, social activism and democratic governance
In today’s Nigerian society, many young people are disillusioned with the quality of political leadership. They are becoming impatient with authority and are venting their frustrations against the system.
50 youths to benefit from N220 billion MSME fund
50 youths has been identified as beneficiaries of the N220 billion set aside for Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSME) through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
UN youth ambassador wants increased investment in education
United Nations (UN) youth ambassador, Francis Anyaegbu, wants the Federal Government to invest massively in education and diversify learning processes in the country, if it intends to put paid to the rising number of out-of-school children in the country.
Experts task graduating students, govt on entrepreneurship, youth empowerment
Graduates of Lagos City Polytechnic (LCP), Lagos, have been tasked to whip up their innate entrepreneurial skills in the face of the massive graduate unemployment prevalent in the country, while contributing to the economic growth of the nation.