job creation

March 28, 2019

Digital Markets to Generate Employment, Boost Economic Growth in Africa

Digital marketplaces in Africa could create up to three million new jobs by 2025, a new study by the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) shows. The report, […]
February 26, 2019

MADE helps to improve market linkage for smallholder farmers in Edo and Delta State

The Market Development in the Niger Delta (MADE II) programme funded by UK aid has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Novus Agro, Nigeria. MADE II […]
October 19, 2018

Benin Electricity Distributor to pilot mini-grid systems in Edo State

Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and Rubitec Nigeria Limited to provide mini-grid electricity […]
September 24, 2018

Opinion: How innovators are responding to the changing nature of work

By Hala Hanna  The future of work is here — and if you think entrepreneurs are idly standing by to see what hits them, you’d be mistaken. […]
September 4, 2018

UK’s £70m programme plan to create 100,000 jobs in Nigeria

  The United Kingdom Department for International Development in Abuja on Monday gave details on how the UK government plans to create 100,000 jobs in Nigeria […]
August 31, 2018

River State Labour Market Assessment Report 2017

The Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme (NSRP) aim is to reduce violent conflict in Nigeria. The programme which is funded by the UK Department for International […]
August 31, 2018

Penspen, Crestech win big Niger Delta gas projects

Penspen, a leading global provider of engineering and project management services to the energy industry, and Nigerian engineering firm Crestech, have jointly won a major contract […]
August 14, 2018

PIND targets over 1,300 youths for empowerment

  The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) is targeting no fewer than 1, 300 youths in Abia, Akwa Ibom and Rivers states […]
January 6, 2015

NDE Trains 727 Unemployed Youths in Cross River

The Coordinator of the National Directorate of Employment in Cross River State, Mr. Edem Duke on Tuesday disclosed that the agency has so far trained 727 unemployed youths in the state in 2014.
January 6, 2015

My Score Card as Director General, Imo State Directorate for Employment

There is every reason to thank God for the outgoing year as far as the history of the Imo State Directorate for Employment, Owerri is concerned. It was really a great year, one filled with new innovations and discussions for sustainable partnerships at various levels and among many critical stakeholders.
June 2, 2014

National Enterprise Development Will Create New Jobs-SMEDAN chief

The Director-General, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Alhaji Bature Masari said on Sunday that the National Enterprise Development (NED) programme would create […]