Category: Youth

NYSC renewed, better positioned to support nation’s growth says director

Abdul Jimoh- August 24, 2020

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is renewed and better positioned to support the technological and economic development of the country, the Southeast Area Director, ... Read More

2020 International Youth Day: Foundation urges African leaders to create conducive environment for youth

Abdul Jimoh- August 12, 2020

The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation(GJF) on Wednesday called on African leaders to work toward a peaceful and inclusive society so that youths can meaningfully contribute toward ... Read More

FEC approves N75bn Nigerian Youth Investment Fund

inno.korie- July 22, 2020

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved the establishment of a N75billion Nigerian Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) to support enterprise among Nigeria’s ... Read More

N-Power Batch C enrolment begins today, 26th June 2020 at 11.45pm.

inno.korie- June 26, 2020

…Backlog of stipends to be cleared …Beneficiaries who pass psychometric tests would be offered employment in the private sector or government entrepreneurship schemes.   The ... Read More

Many Families Will Resort to Child Labour Over COVID-19 Pandemic- UNICEF

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2020

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says many families will resort to child labour as the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to wreak havoc globally. Mr ... Read More

Chibok Girls will Never, Ever be Forgotten President Buhari Assures

Tanimu- April 13, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari extends his good wishes to the people of Chibok, Borno State, as they hold prayers and thanksgiving services to mark the sixth ... Read More

Young Innovators Gets FG Approval of $20m Tech Fund

Tanimu- February 26, 2020

In furtherance of the Buhari administration's drive to support Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), the Bank of Industry has approved a $20M technology fund ... Read More

Don’t come to camp with fake certificates, DG warns prospective NYSC members

inno.korie- February 24, 2020

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has warned prospective corps members with fake credentials to stay off its orientation camps across the country, as the ... Read More

ITF set to graduate 11,000 youths -DG

inno.korie- January 23, 2020

The Director-General of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Mr Joseph Ari, says the Fund is set to graduate 11,000 youths that it has trained  under ... Read More

Brace up for Leadership, President Buhari Tells Nigerian Youth

Tanimu- January 10, 2020

With all certainty, someday you will have to take up the mantle of leadership in this country, and you should be prepared for huge responsibilities, ... Read More

FG to Equip 200,000 Youths with Digital Skill in 2 Years

Olisa- November 13, 2019

Sunday Dare Minister of Youth and Sports The Minister of and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, says Federal Government will equip 200,000 youths with basic, intermediate ... Read More

Ndume charges youths on Nation building, self-reliance

inno.korie- August 13, 2019

Sen. Ali Ndume has advised Nigerian youths to contribute their quota to nation building and ensure self-reliance in order to sustain national development. Senator Ali ... Read More

Create opportunities for entrepreneurial skills in young people – ILO tells Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2019

The International Labour Organisation (ILO), on Friday, urged the Nigerian Government to create opportunities for entrepreneurial skills development to enable young persons to meet challenges ... Read More

NGO wants better hygiene for menstruating school girls

admin- May 29, 2019

As the World commemorates World Menstrual Hygiene Day, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), an NGO, has called on government at all levels to provide sanitary environment ... Read More

NGO’s calls for recognition of Orphans Day

admin- May 28, 2019

Ubba-Harris Reach Out Foundation in collaboration with Nike Adekunle Child Foundation has called for the recognition of International Orphans Day Celebration to help carter for ... Read More

Children’s Day: NAWOJ wants perpetrators of child abuse punished

admin- May 28, 2019

In commemoration of Children’s Day, the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) on Monday appealed to government to ensure punitive measures are meted out to ... Read More

Over 1000 unemployed registered in Bayelsa for skills acquisition – NDE

admin- May 27, 2019

The National Directorate of Empowerment (NDE) on Monday, said it has registered over 1, 000 unemployed persons in Bayelsa for training in various skills. Mr ... Read More

NAPTIP wants MoU to save Nigerian girls sold N210,000 as sex slaves

admin- May 27, 2019

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons ( NAPTIP ) is seeking an agreement between Nigeria and neighbouring West African countries to ... Read More

NEPC trains 200 youths to promote export

admin- May 22, 2019

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) says it has trained more than 200 youths toward building their capacity to embark on business successfully and to ... Read More

Customs opens portal to recruit 3,200 officers

admin- April 16, 2019

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday officially announced plans to recruit 3,200 officers into the service. The Acting Deputy Comptroller-General of Customs in charge ... Read More