Public Works Jobs Forms Are Out In Kwara

The Federal Government at the weekend distributed selection forms to beneficiaries of its public works programme in Kwara State. From Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin About 16,000 will benefit from the programme. Related News: Chairman of the state Selection Committee Oluwasegun Oyewo said the programme had been designed to be transparent, apolitical and devoid of party affiliation. Places visited for the distribution of forms in Kwara Central are … Continue reading Public Works Jobs Forms Are Out In Kwara

Keyamo, Lawmakers Clash; Election Campaign Councils Named; And Other Political Stories Of Last Week

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) under the supervision of the minister of state, labour and employment on Monday constituted and inaugurated a committee to supervise the planned employment of 774,000 Nigerians. Unsatisfied with the modalities used in setting up the committees, the National Assembly joint committee on labour and employment invited the management of NDE and the minister. By Nasir Ayitogo What seemed like … Continue reading Keyamo, Lawmakers Clash; Election Campaign Councils Named; And Other Political Stories Of Last Week

Op-Ed | On The Federal Government’s 774,000 Jobs

The plan by the federal government to provide 774,000 jobs, 1000 in each local government, was conceived to cushion the excruciating effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on one hand and to eradicate poverty, a menace that threaten humanity world over on the other. Just recently, the World Bank projected there will be 96 million poor people, those with limited means of meeting basic needs in … Continue reading Op-Ed | On The Federal Government’s 774,000 Jobs