Tag: employment

AzeezOctober 6, 2017

Buhari will provide 360,000 jobs for the youth soon – Emefiele

Central Bank governor, Godwin Emefiele has said President Muhammadu Buhari will fulfil his promise to provide 360,000 jobs for youths nationwide. ...

EditorAugust 3, 2017

Opinion: 7 tips to consider while hiring a new employee

by Edikan Uko A company is not only made successful by the leaders or the managers. In fact, it is ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 28, 2017

The way forward for ethno-religious crisis

It would be inordinate to underestimate the adverse effects of the ethno-religious ‘events’ that has plagued Nigeria for years. It ...

EzinneJuly 14, 2017

The Thread: “35k for a graduate? Insult” “That’s like $3 per day o” | Twitter NG gets angry at this job AD

The economic situation in the country leaves a lot to be desired. Jobs are scarce and money scarcer still. To ...

Op-ed EditorMay 16, 2017

Opinion: DSS lopsided recruitment | Buhari belongs to somebody

by Adesina Tosin Nathaniel   An online news portal Premium times published on the 28th of April 2017 a report detailing ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 2, 2017

MTN sacks 280 staff

by Dolapo Adelana Telecommunications company, MTN Nigeria has disengaged 200 full-time employees and 80 contract staff. The move is part ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 23, 2017

The Thread: Nigerian graduates can’t get a job without NYSC cert, but Buhari can barely provide his SSCE

by Dolapo Adelana Can Nigeria ever be great? That’a a million dollar question on the lips of many which remains ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 26, 2017

FG to employ additional 350,000 graduates – Presidency

by Dolapo Adelana The presidency says as part of its Social Investment Programmes, (SIP) it plans to hire 350,000 more ...

AzeezDecember 17, 2016

Foreign companies must start employing more Nigerians – Immigration

The Nigerian Immigration Service has said it would ensure that multinational companies in the country employ enough Nigerians. This was ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 14, 2016

Fayose cancels appointment of 400 staff of Ekiti University

Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, has cancelled the recent employment of 400 persons employed by the Ekiti State University (EKSU), ...

RoqeebahNovember 29, 2016

Would this be the proper way to deal with horrible employers? (WATCH)

A few months ago, watching the media mogul (-ette, if you’re still stuck with misogyny) and business woman, Oprah Winfrey ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 22, 2016

Opinion: Rethinking the future of education in Africa: Agenda 2063 in focus

by Oyindamola Johnson I had the opportunity of attending the recently held World Bank Group Youth Summit on “Rethinking Education ...

ToluNovember 17, 2016

Timeline: President Buhari’s administration may actually be creating jobs

During the campaigns, President Muhammadu Buhari and the APC made unemployment a focal point. The key promise was to provide ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 9, 2016

Ayodotun Rotimi-Akinfenwa: So you think you are poor? [NEW VOICES]

by Ayodotun Rotimi-Akinfewa One of my biggest mantras this year has been “Your current status is directly connected to what ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 20, 2016

Ambode grants woman immediate employment at town hall meeting (WATCH)

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday granted a middle-aged woman instant employment. The governor who was at a town hall meeting ...

Isime EseneSeptember 23, 2016

Opinion: The true story of unemployment among youth in Nigeria

by Segun Adebiyi Since the inception of the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian news has been abuzz with ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 19, 2016

The Thread: Thinking of leaving your day job? Here are a few things to consider

Social media activist, Japheth Omojuwa has been counselling tweeps about employment opportunities. Seeing as recession is proving itself to be ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 18, 2016

Federal University Lafia sacks 35 staff over scarcity of funds

The appointment of 35 non-teaching staff of the Federal University, Lafia, has been terminated by the institution over its inability to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 25, 2016

#NIS2000: The disengaged officers must undergo screening test – Comptroller-General

The Federal Government has insisted that those earlier dismissed by the Nigeria Immigration Service make themselves available for a test ...

Isime EseneAugust 17, 2016

10 secrets every serious manager should know

by Segun Awoyemi Managing a group of people anywhere in the world to achieve set objectives in a workplace is ...

Isime EseneJuly 21, 2016

Saatah Nubari: WE will take back our country from THEM in 2019… get ready

by Saatah Nubari I rented an apartment about a week ago and the compound had a big generator house—that was ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 13, 2016

Ile-Ife to get $1.4 billion Technology hub from American company

The Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi‎(Ojaja II), on Tuesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with a US based company SpringPort Technological ...

Dele BenjaminJune 16, 2016

Buhari will ‘put smiles on the faces of young Nigerians’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, promised that his administration would create more employment opportunities for young people and ultimately put ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 14, 2016

Reno Omokri: Buhari’s potty trained minister, Chris Ngige

By Reno Omokri Psychologists say that when you spend time with a person who has a strong and dominant personality, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 14, 2016

‘Fragile security of the nation’ threatened by mass sacking in banks – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige is not relenting in his threat to commercial banks who flout the ...

Dele BenjaminJune 14, 2016

We’ve kept our promise, we’ve created jobs – Lai Mohammed

As a result of the commencement of the N-Power job creation programme, the Federal Government has said it has fulfilled ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 13, 2016

Over 400,000 people register on FG’s jobs portal in 36 hours

Over 400,000 unemployed persons have “successfully registered” on the N-Power jobs portal of the Federal Government – npower.gov.ng. Since being ...

Isime EseneJune 13, 2016

SPECIAL REPORT: Nigerians are making a big bet

by Mazi Emeka The Bet9ja betting shop at Ojuelegba bus stop, Surulere, Lagos is a relatively small space made even ...

Mazi EmekaJune 9, 2016

FG provides jobs for 500,000 unemployed graduates [DETAILS]

The Nigerian government has announced the collection of applications through its internet portal for the N-power empowerment programme. The programme ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 8, 2016

Senate to Ngige: Come and explain your threat to banks

Comments made by the Minister of Employment and Labour, Chris Ngige might have landed him in trouble with the upper ...

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