In its efforts to tackle the unabated problems of unemployment in the country, the federal government through the National Directorate Employment has role out jobs activities for unemployed persons in Ondo state.
Dr. Nasiru Ladan, the Director-General, National Directorate of Employment made the disclosure at the orientation and flag-off of the 2018 Basic National Open Apprenticeship Training Scheme (B-NOAS) of the directorate in Akure, the Ondo state capital.
Ladan, in his address presented by the state coordinator Mr. Rufus Ilori, reiterated the determination of the federal government under the leadership of President Mohammadu Buhari, to empower youths through articulated programmes especially skills acquisition which is regarded as a tool for employability and poverty reduction.
While highlighting some of the job activities the NDE set to implement immediately in the state, the NDE boss enthused that the engaging young artisans will be the next generators of cosmetology products producers, corporate farmers, hairdressers among others.
He added that before long, they will through the multiplier effect, create several thousand other jobs and impacting on the real sector of the economy.
Earlier, the state coordinator, Rufus Ilori, disclosed that a total number of 300 trainees would undergo a 3-months intense training in three NDE/MDG skill centres situated in the state.
Take Bribe, Get Sacked, FRSC Warns Personnel
4 Policemen Face Charges For Extrajudicial Killings
How Judiciary Sustained Uninterrupted 20-year Democracy
‘S’Court Has No Jurisdiction Outside Record Of Appeal Before It’
Bayelsa Gov’ship Race: Indirect Primary, Best For APC – Chieftain
Bayelsa Political Elders, Others Hail PMB Over Sylva, Akpabio’s Portfolios
Zoning Is Alien To Bayelsa PDP – Agbedi
COVER STORIES19 hours ago
BREAKING: PMB Inaugurates Cabinet, Assigns Ministerial Portfolios
INTERVIEWS21 hours ago
My Music Is Conscious, Spiritual, Soul Lifting And Ahead Of Time – Jethro Lion
COVER STORIES7 hours ago
Govs Meet Over NFIU Guidelines, SDGs, Others
WORLD22 hours ago
Lightning Kills Shepherd, 19 Buffaloes In Indonesia
NEWS20 hours ago
Davido Pulls Stunning Performance With 50 Cent
NEWS22 hours ago
FG Appoints Kashifu Abdullahi As New NITDA Boss
METRO21 hours ago
Boss Mustapha Takes Oath Of Office As Buhari Swears In Ministers
ENTERTAINMENT22 hours ago
Top Lagos Disc Jockey, DJ Barbie Drops New Mixtape