• Unemployed graduates in the 36 states storm to register for Peace Corps job nationwide

    Unemployed graduates in the 36 states storm to register for Peace Corps job nationwide

    Against the backdrop of the recent passage of the Peace Corps bill into law by the senate, thousands of unemployed graduates in the 36 states of the federation have continued to storm the state offices of the organization for job registration.

    The development, according to checks, has led to the processing of the documents and credentials of the affected unemployed graduates for proper registration.

    It was further learnt that the affected unemployed graduates had stormed various media representatives’ offices in some states […]

  • We will employ 200,000 unemployed graduates before the month ends – VP Osinbajo assures

    We will employ 200,000 unemployed graduates before the month ends – VP Osinbajo assures

    Nigeria’s Vice President, Mr. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday said the Federal Government would employ 200,000 unemployed graduates by the end of the month.

    Osinbajo, who spoke to journalists at the Presidential Villa, said a number of social investment programmes of the Buhari presidency has reached advanced stages.

    The direct government jobs are meant to keep young people occupied, pay them some amount of money and also give them a device.

    He said the device would also help them to learn several skills that […]

  • 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 […]

  • Unemployed man docked for stealing spaghetti

    Unemployed man docked for stealing spaghetti

    A 29-year-old unemployed man, Monday Suileman, who allegedly sneaked into a shopping plaza and stole three cartons of spaghetti, was on Thursday charged before a Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.

    The accused, who resides at No. 2, Adewusi St., Ajara Dokoh area of Badagry, is facing a charge of stealing.

    Prosecutor Innocent Uko told the court that the accused committed the offence at Ajun Plaza in Gbaji area of Badagry, but did not state when the offence was committed.

    Uko said […]

  • Unemployed In Court Over Alleged Chicken, Gizzard Theft

    Unemployed In Court Over Alleged Chicken, Gizzard Theft

    A Badagry Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday granted N50,000 bail to an unemployed man who allegedly stole a carton of chicken and that of gizzard.

    Magistrate Abiodun Etti granted bail to Emeka Ifererike after he pleaded not guilty.

    Etti also ordered the accused to provide a surety in like sum.

    Ifejerike, whose address is unknown, was charged on one count.

    The prosecutor, Insp. Innocent Uko, submitted that the accused committed the offence on Sept. 17 at Olowololowo Market, Morogbo, Badagry.

    Uko said that […]

  • N5000 monthly allowance for Unemployed starts 2016 – Buhari promises

    N5000 monthly allowance for Unemployed starts 2016 – Buhari promises

    According to Report, the Federal Government has started the process of fulfilling its promise to pay N5,000 monthly allowance to 25 million unemployed youths in the country with 2016 as the take-off date.

    The All Progressives Congress, which defeated the then ruling Peoples Democratic Party in the March 28 presidential election, had promised during its campaign that if elected to the central government, it would pay N5,000 monthly to 25 million jobless youths as well as introduce a free school feeding […]

  • We won’t renege on our promise to pay N5k monthly to unemployed Nigerians – APC insists

    We won’t renege on our promise to pay N5k monthly to unemployed Nigerians – APC insists

    The leadership of APC has released a statement saying they will not renege on their campaign promise of paying N5,000 to 25 million unemployed Nigerians.

    This comes after the senators from the party voted against the senate moving a motion in favor of the bill seeking for Nigerians to be paid N5,000 allowance on November 4th. The statement which was signed by the party’s National Publicity secretary, Lai Mohammed, reads..

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has assured Nigerians that it will not […]