Tag: Empowerment

Edo Government Lauds Empowerment 197 Women in Igarra by NPA

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2020

Edo Government has commended the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) for empowering 197 women in Igarra, the Headquarter of Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of the state. ... Read More

UAE Begins Vocational Training for 100 Nigerian Women

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2019

The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday in Abuja began a vocational trainning programme for 100 Nigerian women under its women empowerment ... Read More

I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist – Dangote

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 31, 2018

Africa’s richest man and Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has said that he would like to be known as the biggest philanthropist on ... Read More

Foundation empowers Kuje women, youth on vocational skills

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 28, 2018

Mustard Seed Faith Christian Foundation, a Non- governmental Organisation (NGO), on Monday organised skills-acquisition programme for women and youths in Kuje Area Council, FCT, on ... Read More

Less-privileged, Widows Empowered as RCCG ‘First Born Family’ Turns 30

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) on Sunday empowered 98 less-privileged persons and 30 widows as the ‘first born family’ of the church turned ... Read More

Mass Wedding: Kebbi Government Married Off 100 Women

Henry Solomon- March 17, 2018

The Kebbi Government on Saturday married off 100 widows and divorcees in a mass wedding held in the palace Emir of  Argungu, Alhaji Samila Mera. ... Read More

NGO, US Embassy Begin Agricultural Empowerment Programme for 150 Youths in Katsina

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2018

An NGO in Katsina state, known as R.H. Equipt, has begun training of 150 unemployed youths on agricultural entrepreneurship in Daura to reduce unemployment and ... Read More

Lagos Governor, Ambode Urges Graduates to Adjust to Ever-Changing World by Generating Wealth

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 8, 2018

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Thursday called on graduates of tertiary institutions to adjust to ever-changing world by generating wealth and employment opportunities. ... Read More

Kano Govt. Empowers 2,500 Tricycle Mechanics and Operators

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 9, 2018

Kano State Government has trained and empowered 2,500 tricycle mechanics and operators in the state as part of effort toward improving their skills. Kano state ... Read More

Beneficiaries in Taraba Commends Aisha Buhari for Providing Sustainable Livelihood

Tanimu- December 28, 2017

Suleiman Haruna, Abuja: Beneficiaries of the Future Assured women and youth empowerment programme in Taraba state have commended the wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha ... Read More

National Commandant, Dr Dickson Akoh Seeks Presidential Assent to Peace Corps Bill

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 21, 2017

The Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Nigerian Peace Corps Bill to address youth unemployment and ... Read More

Mrs. Buhari Commends NYSC for Promoting Entrepreneurship Among Youths

Tanimu- October 20, 2017

Suleiman Haruna, Abuja: Wife of the President has commended the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) Scheme for instituting a Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) ... Read More

Empowerment: Kano State Govt begins training of 6, 700 women

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 26, 2017

Kano State Government says it will train no fewer than 6, 700 women in various skills under its women empowerment programme. Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje made ... Read More

Gov. Shettima Commissions Tailoring Plaza For Women In Borno

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2017

(Photo: Borno State Government House) Governor Kashim Shettima on Monday commissioned a Government built Tailoring and Fashion Design Plaza with 116 shops accompanied with sewing ... Read More

37,000 Registered NANTS Members Yet to Access Govt Empowerment Fund – Association

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 28, 2017

The National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) says about 37,000 members of the association who registered for the Government Enterprise Empowerment Programme fund (GEEP) are ... Read More

NYSC Empowers 9 Physically Challenged Ex-Corpers With N13.5m

Henry Solomon- March 10, 2016

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has supported nine ex-corps members who sustained various injuries during the mandatory one-year service period with N1.5 million each. ... Read More

FGN ITF Trainees Graduate

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 19, 2014

By Taiwo Odugbesan Employers of Labour have been challenged to live up to their responsibilities as outlined in the Industrial Training Fund Act to facilitate ... Read More