Tag: graduates

AzeezNovember 12, 2017

176,160 graduates have benefited from N-Power – FG

The Federal Government has said 176,160 graduates have so far been deployed under the N-Power programme. This is in a book entitled: ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 27, 2017

About 5,000 graduates in Ekiti ride “Okada, Keke” – Association

About 5,000 out of the 10,000 members of the Okada Riders Tricycles’ Association of Nigeria (ORTAN), Ekiti chapter, possessed between ...

EditorJuly 18, 2017

[The Activism Blog] The CC Hub is now training its sights on young graduates

Bothered about the current challenge employers face with getting the right graduate to meet their needs, Co-Creation Hub is beginning ...

AzeezJuly 7, 2017

Senate approves law school, NYSC for NOUN graduates

The Senate on Thursday approved the participation of graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in the National ...

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 ...

ToluDecember 4, 2016

#NYSCAbuse: Here are all the ways NYSC makes life a living hell for graduates

As it is, there is an embargo placed on gainful employment in 90 per cent of the organizations in the ...

Isime EseneNovember 7, 2016

Why Iyanya dumped Ubi Franklin’s MMMG label + more on The Slab with Isime

Chuks Okpani, Roqeebah Olaoniye, Ezinne Ajoku and Tolu Omoyeni join Isime Esene on The Slab this week to talk about Iyanya’s ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 6, 2016

200,000 unemployed graduates to start work in 2 weeks – Osinbajo

Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo says 200,000 unemployed graduates selected from the government’s N-Power volunteer scheme will start work in ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 6, 2016

Pius Adesanmi: The dignity of an honest job

by Pius Adesanmi. (excerpt from my Canada memoir in progress. Hint: Ayesha Pande) After completing my doctoral comprehensives and having ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2016

Opinion: From bus drivers to conductors

by Anthony Ademiluyi When I did my National Youth Service Corps in a foreign multinational in the bustling city of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 29, 2016

1000 graduates to earn N50000 as bus conductors in Lagos

In its desire to curb the menace of unemployment, the government of Lagos has reached an agreement with the Bus ...

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 ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 18, 2015

Aziza Dangote graduates from UK university (PHOTOS)

Aziza, the daughter of Sani Dangote, the younger brother of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, graduated from the University of Warwick on Friday, July ...

oluwatobisoyomboJune 16, 2015

The problem with the Nigerian graduate

Often times, I get requests from friends and sometimes strangers randomly to help with their job search. Fair enough as ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 15, 2015

BUSTED: 4 smugglers excrete 171 wraps of cocaine in Lagos

by Chinwe Okafor The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency apprehended four suspected drug traffickers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, ...

Ada IgboanugoFebruary 18, 2015

BUSTED: 3 university graduates arrested for armed robbery in Lagos

by Chinwe Okafor Three university graduates- 31-year-old Titus Johana, Jacob Ali, 28, and Richard Augustine, 30- who are among suspected armed robbers ...

December 10, 2013

Court bars NYSC from refusing to mobilize graduates

by ‘Jola Sotubo Respite has come the way of university graduates who are prevented from mobilizing by the management of ...

November 28, 2013

SURE-P enrols 120,000 graduates for internship programme

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The Graduate Internship Scheme of Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme (SURE-P) has signed on over 120,000 graduates ...

October 17, 2013

Is’haq Modibbo Kawu: When 89 per cent of corps members cannot write a letter

by Is’haq Modibbo Kawu And because this trend has been with us for a very long time, there is a ...

August 19, 2013

CLICK: Incubator Africa presents its education fellowship programs [DETAILS]

by Isi Esene Are you passionate about Education reform in Nigeria? Do you have great ideas on how the educational ...

April 23, 2013

“Private universities award first class degrees as marketing strategy” – FUTA Vice Chancellor

The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Prof. Adebiyi Daramola, has expressed concern over the alleged indiscriminate award ...

December 25, 2012

No jokes: Pay compensation to unemployed graduates – Lemo

Crawford University, Igbesa, Ogun State, last week graduated 253 students with dignitaries including the Deputy Governor of  the Central Bank ...

November 15, 2012

Temidayo Abudu: What’s your niche? (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Last summer, right out of university, I was thrown into what most people call ‘the real world’. I was now ...

November 13, 2012

Dangote and his drivers – Report from this week’s #RubbinMinds

by Isi Esene This week’s issue on Rubbin’ Minds seeks to bring to light the issues surrounding the news that ...

August 3, 2012

“The Drivers Academy”: Dangote needs truck drivers and they have to be graduates – Click to see details

by Stanley Azuakola Good news for the teeming unemployed in the country… or embarrasing news, depending on how you want ...

February 23, 2012

Temitope Shittu-Alamu: Is there any hope for the Nigerian graduate?

by Temitope Shittu-Alamu Of course many will get jobs whether by merit or by some mysterious “long legs” but it ...

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