By Abdullahi Garba Birnin-Kudu
An 8 Member Committee headed by business mogul, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, is aimed at promoting Govt and private sector productive partnership in developing vocational skills thereby enhancing economic growth through human capital development.
Secretary to the Govt of the Federation Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim said the choice of Aliko Dangote and other private sector individuals in the committee was born out of a desire to develop crucial skills to drive national growth. For Dangote, setting up the Committee shows Govt commitment to overcome hindrances to Nigeria’s industrialization process in which there is dearth of skilled man power.
The Committee and initiative of Federal Ministry of Education consists of representatives of both private and public sectors to achieve it’s objectives.