• How we handled employment scammers in my ministry -Lai Mohammed

    How we handled employment scammers in my ministry -Lai Mohammed

    Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, has revealed how he handled the challenge of employment scammers in his ministry.

    The minister said this while adressing members of Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism during an oversight visit to his ministry on Thursday in Abuja. He said the racketeers swindled many unsuspected job seekers, promising t give them phantom jobs.

    “When I came in, we were able to uncover a number of cartels engaging in unlawful employment.

    “They gave bank account […]

  • Senate summons Federal Civil Service boss over alleged secret employment

    Senate summons Federal Civil Service boss over alleged secret employment

    It was gathered that the Senate on Wednesday invited the Chairman, Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC), Mrs Joan Ayo, to brief it over increasing allegations of secret employment by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the country.

    The upper chamber said that it is worried over the unending allegations that MDAs were clandestinely carrying out employments without due process.

    Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs said that the decision to invite the FCSC boss was taken after its oversight visit […]

  • List of Things You Are Entitled to by Law From Your Employer

    List of Things You Are Entitled to by Law From Your Employer

    An insightful piece on a list of provisions to be made available to an employee by the company of employment has been given by a writer.

    Perhaps you are just starting out on a new job and you have just resumed or you have been serving your employer for months or years now and you don’t know what the law compels them to do for their employees, this list would help you.

    I was ignorant about some of these things as a […]

  • Lagos to begin disbursement of N25b Employment Trust Fund next week, says Ambode

    Lagos to begin disbursement of N25b Employment Trust Fund next week, says Ambode

    It was gathered that the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday disclosed that the State Government would begin the disbursement of the much anticipated N25 billion Employment Trust Fund and other empowerment programmes initiated by his administration next week.

    Governor Ambode spoke at the 3rd Quarter 2016 Town Hall Meeting held at the Indoor Sports Hall, Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere.

    He said that funds for the programmes targeted to assist youths, artisans and the needy become self reliant have been provided, […]

  • Five corps members get automatic employment in Benue

    Five corps members get automatic employment in Benue

    An Abuja-based ICT company, Alliance Infotech Nigeria, on Friday rewarded five members of the National Youth Service Corps in Benue State with automatic employment.

    The company said it was a reward for their commitment to serving their fatherland.

    The Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mr. Raymond Asemakaha, presented the appointment letters to the corps members during a capacity building and entrepreneurship development workshop with the theme: “Employer of Employee’’, held in Makurdi, the capital.

    The workshop, which was organised by Adebayo Oluwatobi, […]

  • Housing sector can generate employment – Fashola

    Housing sector can generate employment – Fashola

    The minister of Works, Housing and Power, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, yesterday stressed the need for the inclusion of every stakeholder in housing, land and urban sector of the economy to bring about employment generation and sustainable development.

    Fashola spoke at the formal opening of the fifth meeting of national council on land, housing and urban development in Ilorin, Kwara state.

    The minister said that such process had helped to build infrastructure of Europe, Asia and many parts of the Middle East.

    He […]

  • I’ll introduce new skills in schools to provide self employment – Ize Iyamu

    I’ll introduce new skills in schools to provide self employment – Ize Iyamu

    The gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has promised to introduce new skills as subjects into the curriculum of secondary schools in the state so that graduates can be self employed and earn a living instead of searching for jobs.

    He said income generating skills like Catering, Hair dressing, Plumbing, Tiling, Computer graphics and several others with which youths can employ themselves would be made part of the school curriculum.

    Ize-Iyamu who made the promise while addressing a […]

  • Shocking!!! Barely 24hours after employment, Driver absconds with Company’s Van … inscribes new status on it

    Shocking!!! Barely 24hours after employment, Driver absconds with Company’s Van … inscribes new status on it

    Jimoh Taoreed, A 30-year-old man, who disappeared with a van used to distribute sachet water produced by his employer, the Anglican Diocese, at Bodija area of Ibadan, Oyo State, barely 24 hours after he was employed, has been arrested by the Oyo State Police Command.

    Disclosing the arrest of the suspect to Crime Reports during a press briefing last Monday, the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Leye Oyebade, said that investigation revealed that the suspect had an ulterior motive when […]

  • The lady spotted on the streets of Lagos with a placard asking for employment meets VP Osinbajo … photo

    The lady spotted on the streets of Lagos with a placard asking for employment meets VP Osinbajo … photo

    On May 21st, this young lady was spotted somewhere in Lekki carrying a placard asking for a job. In life, you have to at least try. She met with Vice President Osinbajo at his residence today.

    On May 21st, this young lady was spotted somewhere in Lekki carrying a placard asking for a job. In life, you have to at least try. She met with Vice President Osinbajo at his residence

  • Another young Lady spotted in Lagos State with a placard asking for employment

    Another young Lady spotted in Lagos State with a placard asking for employment

    A young lady who claims to have graduated with a Second Class Upper – Bachelor of Science in Computer Studies, took to the streets in Lekki Phase 1 to look for a Job. Twitter User @Jtownlad14 shared the photo and wrote, ‘Just saw this girl in lekki1. If anyone can assist her it would be great.’

    A young lady who claims to have graduated with a Second Class Upper – Bachelor of Science in Computer Studies, took to the streets in […]

  • Meet DELSU Best Graduating Student Who Has Been Offered Automatic Employment (Photos)

    Meet DELSU Best Graduating Student Who Has Been Offered Automatic Employment (Photos)

    During the 10th convocation ceremony of the Delta State University, DELSU, a graduand emerged the best graduating student with mouth-watering prizes.  Delsu first class graduate meets with Delta state Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa During Delsu 10th convocation ceremony.

    Ossaiugbo Ifeanyi Marcus, has emerged the best graduating student of Delta State University (DELSU), after graduating with the cumulative aggregate of 4.68 from the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

    The new graduate was offered automatic employment as a lecturer in the institution and an […]