Articles Posted in the " Unemployment " Category

  • 45% of Nigerian graduates unemployed – survey

    Nigeria needs to ramp up training and job creation schemes for university graduates, a leading recruitment agency said on Monday, after a survey indicated nearly half of those with a higher education qualification were unemployed. A total of 41,032 (45.72 per cent) of the 89,755 people who responded to the survey on said they […] Post from PM News

  • N25m Internet Scam: Segun Aroke gets 24-year jail term

    Justice Lateefa Okunnu of the Lagos State High Court, sitting in Ikeja has convicted and sentenced an undergraduate of Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University, Malaysia: Hope Olusegun Aroke to twenty-four years imprisonment for his involvement in an internet scam that fetched him Four Thousand riaait ( N25,000,000). Aroke, 25, was arraigned before Justice Okunnu on a […] Post from PM News

  • Buhari blames poverty, unemployment, injustice for conflicts in Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday in Abuja that poverty, injustice and the lack of job opportunities were mainly responsible for inter-communal and intra-communal conflicts in Nigeria. Speaking while receiving a delegation from the Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue, an organization active in the promotion of peace in Nigeria, President Buhari said that to achieve enduring peace […] Post from PM News

  • Sultan slams Northern leaders hiding under Sardauna’s shadow

    Femi Adi/Kaduna The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar on Thursday in Kaduna slammed northern leaders, saying they must stop hiding under the shadow of of the late Premier of the defunct Northern Region, Sir Ahmadu Bello, the Sardauna of Sokoto, and move to work as visionary leaders for the development of the North and […] Post from PM News

  • CHAN 2016: Nigeria’s Eagles leave for Rwanda Friday

    Taiwo Adelu Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles will leave their Pretoria, South Africa camp for Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda, Friday as they begin their participation at the African Nations Championship (CHAN) which kicks off Saturday, 16 January. The CHAN, the first edition which took place in Ivory Coast in 2009, is characteristically African. It […] Post from PM News

  • Finally, Buhari meets parents of abducted Chibok girls

    Finally, Buhari meets parents of abducted Chibok girls

    Six hundred (600) days after their children went missing, parents of over 200 Chibok schoolgirls abducted in Borno, northeast of Nigeria have finally met with Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari. The parents who went against all odds to express their grievance marched through Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Thursday morning with banners to communicated their predicament and […] Post from PM News