Archive for: unemployment

Emmanuel Chidiogo: Why you should not go to school (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Emmanuel Chidiogo: Why you should not go to school (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Emmanuel Chidiogo     ”In this day and age, it’s what you do with your knowledge that stands out; not the certificates you accumulate and hang on your wall.” Did you...

 

Voting has begun for ‘Don’t waste your CASH’ essay competition [DETAILS]

Voting has begun for ‘Don’t waste your CASH’ essay competition [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju Out of the thousands of essays that we received in response to the DWYC® (Don’t waste your CASH) 2014 essay competition announcement, titled “Nigerian Graduates and Unemployability:...

 

7 sure ways to get the job you want

7 sure ways to get the job you want

by Corina Dondas   Always do your research before the interview! Make sure you dress accordingly and that you gather as much information as you can about that company. Read press releases,...

 

Opinion: The lies elites tell about unemployment in Nigeria

Opinion: The lies elites tell about unemployment in Nigeria

by Muhammed Dahiru Aminu In short, there is an unspoken existential story of a colossal corruption behind all the daily happy opulence that we see in the lives of our elites. Thus, it is profitable...

 

Tony O. Elumelu pitches job creation, access to electricity to the UN

Tony O. Elumelu pitches job creation, access to electricity to the UN

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Tony O. Elumelu and Ban Ki Moon Chairman of Heirs Holdings and Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony Elumelu, addressed Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon, the UN General...

 

Dele Agekameh: Unemployment and government’s ‘soup kitchen’ alternatives

Dele Agekameh: Unemployment and government’s ‘soup kitchen’ alternatives

by Dele Agekameh Sometimes, when the various governments – federal, states or local governments – talk about creating jobs, I wonder about the magic wand they intend to employ to create these...

 

Perry Brimah: Immigration scam – If I were President Jonathan

Perry Brimah: Immigration scam – If I were President Jonathan

by Perry Brimah I will immediately return the looted $20 billion which will all be invested in massive job creation. Consequent to our critical criticism of the government, some have asked what...

 

Sonala Olumhense: The unemployment crisis – Which way out?

Sonala Olumhense: The unemployment crisis – Which way out?

by Sonala Olumhense What is the way out?  The government cannot move forward, let alone lead anyone, if it cannot do anything about the corruption that is eating us alive.  Therein are the integrity...

 

Lagun Akinloye: NIS stampede highlights Nigeria’s youth employment crisis

Lagun Akinloye: NIS stampede highlights Nigeria’s youth employment crisis

by Lagun Akinloye …the stampede was not just a result of poor crowd control but a symptom of Nigeria’s desperate dearth of employment opportunities. Both Nigeria’s Senate and...

 

‘I did it to make my wife happy’ – Self-confessed gun-runner laments

‘I did it to make my wife happy’ – Self-confessed gun-runner laments

by Zara Mustapha The department of State Security Service in Bauchi has caught a 32-year-old man, Bello Dankogol engaged in illegal trafficking of fire arms over alleged gun-running. Dankogol...