• FRSC announces free driving training in Niger

    FRSC announces free driving training in Niger

    According to reports, the Federal Road Safety Corps has called on organisations in Niger to take advantage of the free driving training as “Ember Months’’ lasts.

    ‎The Sector Commander, Susan Ajenge, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Minna.‎

    She said that FRSC had sensitised various organisations on the free-driving training, adding that “it is left for organisations to mobilise their staff for the training’’.

    Ajenge said: “The essence ‎is to ensure accident-free season.

    “We implore every […]

  • FG to send 10 ex-agitators for helicopter training

    FG to send 10 ex-agitators for helicopter training

    It was gathered that the Presidential Amnesty Programme is to deploy 10 beneficiaries of the programme for helicopter training at the International Helicopter Flying School, Enugu.

    The Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta, retired Brig.-Gen. Paul Boroh disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.

    Boroh said the training was part of the Federal Government’s programme on Sustainable Reintegration Agenda and building the manpower needs of not just the Niger Delta, but also the country.

    Boroh said: “This helicopter training, […]

  • Fidelity Bank Organises Skill Acquisition Training for 500 Poly Students

    Fidelity Bank Organises Skill Acquisition Training for 500 Poly Students

    As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility program, Fidelity Bank in partnership with Gazelle Academy Vocational Center has organized a free 5 -day skill acquisition training on digital media and entrepreneurship for undergraduates of Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, Birnin Kebbi.

    The representative of the Managing Director of the bank , Abdul Rahman Ibrahim told newsmen shortly after the opening ceremony that the program was essentially to promote small and medium enterprises (SME) , to ensure self reliance by promoting students from […]

  • Unemployed graduates laud FG training

    Unemployed graduates laud FG training

    It was gathered that the Federal Ministry of Finance, in collaboration with Supreme Management Training and Consultancy Services (SMTCS) Limited have concluded career development and entrepreneurship skills training for some graduates and university students.

    Held at NECA House, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, the Graduate Internship Scheme (GIS), which was organised to equip unemployed graduates and university final year students with skills that would enhance their employability and also enable them set up small businesses that would make employers of labour, instead of […]

  • Man U star Phil Jones turns up for training in new customized £200,000 Bentley (photos)

    Man U star Phil Jones turns up for training in new customized £200,000 Bentley (photos)

    Man U star defender Phil Jones was the talk of the Aon Training Complex today as he cruised in for a training session in his custom-built Bentley Onyx. The super-car is valued at £200,000 . The player earns about £50,000 per week.

    Man U star defender Phil Jones was the talk of the Aon Training Complex today as he cruised in for a training session in his custom-built Bentley Onyx. The super-car is valued at £200,000 . The player earns about […]

  • ‘Ronaldinho only used to train once a week because of his party lifestyle’

    ‘Ronaldinho only used to train once a week because of his party lifestyle’

    Brazil legend Ronaldinho only used to train once a week because of his party lifestyle, his former team-mate Jerome Leroy has revealed.

    Leroy, who played alongside the former Ballon d’Or winner from 2001 to 2003, also claimed that Ronaldinho used to turn up in sunglasses and immediately head to the massage room and fall asleep.

    The 36-year-old hasn’t technically retired from football yet but was released from Fluminense, his most recent club, after he was considered too unfit after making just seven […]

  • Osun youths complete training in Germany

    Osun youths complete training in Germany

    Osun youths newly trained in agricultural production returned to Nigeria at the weekend with a promise to create a huge impact in the agriculture and general food production sector of the country.

    The youths who were sponsored to Germany by the state government, gave the assurance on their return to Osogbo after their two months trip abroad.

    The youths, numbering 20, were received by officials of the Osun Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Youth Engagement at the Muritala International Airport, Ikeja […]

  • Unemployment: FG begins career development training, entrepreneurship for 50 interns

    Unemployment: FG begins career development training, entrepreneurship for 50 interns

    The Federal Government has begun career development and entrepreneurship training for over 50 interns as part of the Graduate Internship Scheme in Kebbi State.

    The Project Director of the scheme, Dennis Chukwu, represented by Enmehum Peter, a Chief Clerical Officer in the Federal Ministry of Finance, at the opening ceremony in Birnin Kebbi on Monday, said the three-day training was to prepare trainees for self employment within one year.

    Chukwu said the interns were expected to develop an action plan in their […]

  • Lagos State Government to Begin Training and Accreditation of Bus Conductors

    Lagos State Government to Begin Training and Accreditation of Bus Conductors

    The Lagos State Drivers’ Institute (LASDRI) on Monday urged bus conductors in the state to be civil in their dealings with commuters and other road users.

    Mr Philip Ogunlade, the Chief Executive Officer of LASDRI, gave the charge in his address at a one-day training and accreditation of bus conductors in Lagos State.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 55 executive members of the Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria (BCAN) participated in the exercise which began with medical checks.

    According to […]

  • We expect Pogba to resume training with us on Monday – Juventus coach, Allegri

    We expect Pogba to resume training with us on Monday – Juventus coach, Allegri

    Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri, has refused to talk about potential replacements for Paul Pogba and insists the midfielder is still with the club.

    Manchester United are reportedly close to sealing a world-record transfer for the 23-year-old.

    United boss, Jose Mourinho, was coy when asked about the deal, but stated that they would sign “a very good midfielder within days”.

    However, Allegri says he expects Pogba to return from holiday on Sunday and resume training on Monday.

    “It’s only fair that Jose Mourinho should choose […]

  • Jose Mourinho all smiles as he takes Man U training for the first time (photos)

    Jose Mourinho all smiles as he takes Man U training for the first time (photos)

    Jose Mourinho has started his rebuilding work at Man U and was on Wednesday pictured smiling while he trained his squad at the club’s Carrington base. New Man U signings Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Eric Bailly joined the training but Zlatan Ibrahimovic didn’t partake as he’s still on holiday following his participation at Euro 2016.

    Jose Mourinho has started his rebuilding work at Man U and was on Wednesday pictured smiling while he trained his squad at the club’s Carrington base. New […]