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job creation

FG releases names of qualified beneficiaries for first batch of N-Power

22 November 2016, 07:04

The Federal Government has released the names of the beneficiaries for the first batch of the N-power programme.

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FG extends online job application till August 31

01 August 2016, 21:40

The Federal Government has extended the timeline for the N-Power online jobs and training applications till the end of August.

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Youth Employment: Then and Now

15 February 2016, 13:17

Government at all levels should begin to see the creation of jobs for unemployed Nigerian youths as topmost priority. They should stop politicizing it.

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Dangote to invest $16bn, create 180 000 jobs in 4 years

09 May 2014, 12:22

The Dangote Group would invest $16 billion to create various businesses in Nigeria and other African countries in the next four years.

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Guinness to partner with Lagos state government on wealth creation

10 November 2015, 16:43

Guinness Nigeria has expressed its willingness to continue to partner with the Lagos State Government in its transformation drive.

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Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Economy generates 732 745 jobs

27 May 2014, 15:16

732 745 jobs were created for Nigerians in the formal and informal sectors of the economy in the last three quarters of 2013.

Thursday, 08 May 2014

Jonathan highlights importance of job creation

08 May 2014, 20:01

President Goodluck Jonathan urged African government to focus on employment creation following projections millions of local youth would enter the labour market by 2020.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Government, states, private sector meet on job creation

23 April 2014, 18:20

The federal and the 36 state governments as well as the organised private sector will meet to fashion out effective strategies for fostering job creation in the country.

Monday, 20 January 2014

Two million new jobs coming in 2014

20 January 2014, 16:04

The federal government aims to create more than two million jobs in 2014 to solve the issue of inequality and tackle the issue of unemployment in Nigeria.

Wednesday, 17 July 2013

Government to create 5m jobs

17 July 2013, 15:04

The Federal Government is to create five million jobs by 2015 through expansion of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.

Thursday, 02 May 2013

Gov restates commitment to job creation

02 May 2013, 08:29

Dr Adewumi Adeshina, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, said that President Goodluck Jonathan was committed to creating jobs and alleviating poverty.

Monday, 29 April 2013

Job-creating firms to get tax rebate

29 April 2013, 12:08

The Federal Government has called for support from the private sector to enable it to address the unemployment situation in the country.

Thursday, 18 April 2013

Lagos creates 49 742 jobs

18 April 2013, 14:16

Lagos State created 49 742 jobs through various infrastructure renewal projects across the state in the last two years.

Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Fadama III creates 30 000 jobs

19 February 2013, 16:49

The World Bank says a total of 30 000 jobs have been created in Ogun through the FADAMA III Agricultural Project.

Monday, 11 February 2013

SMEDAN to create 5 million jobs

11 February 2013, 17:00

The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) says it has the capacity to produce five million jobs by 2015.

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

Osun creates 18 000 jobs

30 January 2013, 12:01

The Osun State Government has created 18 000 permanent jobs through the Osun State Youth Empowerment Scheme.

Monday, 28 January 2013

Fadama III creates 1m jobs

28 January 2013, 16:53

The Fadama III project in Zamfara has created more than one million agro-allied jobs in the last three years.

Friday, 28 December 2012

Kebbi to spend N5 bln on job creation

28 December 2012, 13:00

The Kebbi government said it would create 5 000 jobs with N5 billion oil subsidy fund (SURE-P) that accrued to the state.

Thursday, 13 December 2012

Aviation generates 60 000 jobs in 12 months

13 December 2012, 14:11

The Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku says the aviation sector had created no fewer than 60 000 jobs in the last 12 months.

Tuesday, 04 December 2012

Lagos to support investors' expansion plans

04 December 2012, 08:38

Gov. Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State says his administration will support investors wishing to expand their businesses and create job opportunities.

Tuesday, 20 November 2012

FG partners SMEs on job creation

20 November 2012, 11:08

The Federal Government says it is partnering with Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) to boost wealth and create jobs.

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