• GIS trains 41 graduates on entrepreneurship skills in Kano

    GIS trains 41 graduates on entrepreneurship skills in Kano

    Forty-one graduates have so far benefitted from the Graduates Internship Scheme (GIS) training on entrepreneurship and employment scheme, courtesy of the federal government funded programme.

    Speaking at the training which was conducted by Swift SYS Ltd, a consultancy firm, held at the Conference Hall of the Durbar Hotel, Kano, GIS project Director, Mr. Dennis Chukwu, said since the inception of the programme about 41,161 graduates had benefitted from the scheme all over the country.

    Chukwu, who was represented by the Head of […]

  • Shell trains youths on power plant operations

    Shell trains youths on power plant operations

    The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) operated Joint Venture (JV) has trained 15 engineering graduates from host communities of the Afam VI Power Plant at Oyigbo in Rivers State on the operation and maintenance of combined cycle power plants.

    A statement from SPDC disclosed that the youths were the second set of 30 graduates from the host communities to benefit from the initiative, which incorporates training sessions in Nigeria and the United Kingdom.

    “We can confidently say that the trainees are the […]

  • ICPC Trains Students On Anti-corruption

    ICPC Trains Students On Anti-corruption

    As part of the mandates of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, the commission, yesterday, trained students on the need to shun corruption and focus on building a better Nigeria.

    Speaking at the training session of the students of Government Secondary School, Kubwa, the chairman of the commission, Ekpo Nta, explained that the training was organised as part of the preventive measures and mandates of the commission.

    The chairman, who was represented by the head of education department […]

  • Army trains Customs personnel on use of AK47 rifle and others

    Army trains Customs personnel on use of AK47 rifle and others

    Following the enhancement of the Nigerian Customs Service’ (NCS) fire power, the Nigerian Army yesterday certified 62 of their personnel fit to handle AK47 rifle.

    The cerification was after a four weeks course weapon handling, armoury management and physical fitness conducted at the 9 Brigade, Nigerian Army in Lagos.

    Of the 62 NCS personnel drafted from the Kirikiri Lighter Terminal Command, Apapa, to be the first batch of personnel to handle the AK47 rifle, four were women.

    Commending the NCS for ensuring professional […]