Tag: Youth

Minister of Power Says FG Creating Jobs for Youth with 5m Solar Power Projects, Mass Metering

Tanimu- October 26, 2020

The Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman, has said the Federal Government is creating massive job opportunities for Nigerian youths in the power sector through ... Read More

Again, President Buhari Condemns Loss of Lives, Appeals for Peace and Brotherhood

Tanimu- October 25, 2020

As the Judicial panel of inquiry set up by the Lagos State Government, one of the more dozen states to do so, starts sitting on ... 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

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

UK Provides Funds for Nigerian Youth empowerment to Reduce vulnerability to Terrorism

Henry Solomon- December 17, 2019

The United Kingdom says it is currently supporting initiatives to increase economic opportunities for marginalised youth in northern Nigeria with development funding worth nearly 50 ... Read More

Start-Up Friday: NITDA Set to empower South East Youths on ICT Skills

Henry Solomon- April 17, 2019

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Wednesday says the agency is set to empower youths within Enugu and the South East region with ... Read More

FG Will Ensure Capacities of Youth are Fully Utilized – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2019

The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government will do all that is necessary to ensure that the capacities of Nigerian youth are developed ... Read More

Video: 7 Million Disbursed to Youth and Women in Katsina

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2018

Seven (7) Million Naira was disbursed as interest free loan to 700 Youth and Women trained in cosmetology and other trades on completion of their ... Read More

Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative Trains 400 Youths in Adamawa

Tanimu- November 14, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) has trained 400 youths in Adamawa state on Information Communication Technology ICT. According to the PCNI ... Read More

Sports Minister Inaugurates National Anti-Doping Committee

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2018

Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youths and Sports on Thursday inaugurated members of the National Anti-Doping Committee (NADC) with a charge on them to ensure Nigeria’s ... Read More

Computer Manufacturers Set to Create Jobs to Tackle Youth Unemployment

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2018

The Certified Computer Manufacturers of Nigeria (CCMON) on Wednesday said it was poised to tackle unemployment by creating more job opportunities for teeming youths in ... Read More

7,705 graduates benefit from 2018 N-power in Niger

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2018

No fewer than 7,705 unemployed graduates in Niger would benefit from the second batch of the 2018 N-power Volunteers programme of the Federal Government. Alhaji ... Read More

NOA cautions youths against false information on social media

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 9, 2018

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) on Monday advised Nigerian youths to desist from spreading false information on the social media that could trigger violence. Zubairu ... Read More

NANS lauds President Buhari for signing “Not-Too-Young-To-Run’’ Bill into Law

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Friday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the “Not-Too-Young-To-Run’’ Bill into law. The News Agency of Nigeria ... Read More

Not-Too-Young-To-Run: NYCN commends Buhari for signing bill

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Ebonyi chapter, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing into law the ‘Not-Too-Young-To-Run’ bill. The News Agency of ... Read More

Ooni urges youths to support present administration for better Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 1, 2018

Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ooni of Ife, Ojaja II The Imperial Majesty, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has urged Nigerian youths to support present ... Read More

Presidential Assent #NotTooYoungToRunBill: Buhari Describes It as Historic

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday signed into law the `Not Too Young To Run’ bill and raised eyebrow on the non-reduction of the age limits ... Read More

Rivers Government Lays Foundation for Real Madrid Academy

Henry Solomon- May 28, 2018

The Rivers Government on Monday laid the foundation for the Real Madrid Football Academy in Port Harcourt, the state’s capital. Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers ... 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