Unemployed youths in Niger state to be empowered by NDE
Niger state chapter of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), says it has concluded arrangements to train 1,232 youths under its Youth Employment and Social Support Operation.
Revealing this to newsmen in Minna, the state National Directorate of Employment coordinator, Mr. Abdullahi Mohammed, said the directorate has finalized plans to train 1,232 youths from Chanchaga and Bida Local Government Areas of Niger state for nine months.
The coordinator who explained that the training would focus on skills acquisition, internship and apprenticeship added that t the directorate would collaborae with a private organisation to give adequate orientation to selected beneficiaries.
He further revealed that orientation courses for participants from Chanchaga would run between the 20th of March and 21st of March 2017 at the UK Bello Arts Theatre, Minna,..While Participants from Bida would, assemble at the Bida Town Hall between the 23rd and 24th of march 2017