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Tuesday 1 December 2015

F.G Begins Registration Of Unemployed Youths

F.G Begins Registration Of Unemployed Youths

The All Progressive Congress (APC) led-federal government will soon begin the registration of unemployed youths ahead of the payment of the planned N5,000 as social security stipend.

According to the acting director general of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Olakunle Obayan, who stated this during the official handover by the former Director General, Alhaji Abubakar Mohammed said the registration will begin in 2016.

Speaking on the current template to address the challenges of unemployment in the country, Obayan said: “Actually some of them (projects) are brand new and they are coming up in 2016. We are going to tenaciously pursue the employment generation activities of NDE, and we are going to expand their scope.

“This new schemes when they come on board, are schemes such that they are going to take care of the social security issues and something that will need majority of the people to get something doing.”

He stated that: Besides, we have programmes that are for the graduates of the tertiary institutions as well. We have so many programmes that have been designed such that it will improve our service delivery system.

“We are going to pursue that vigorously, we are going to start a national registration of the unemployed. That we are going to take on fully so that we will have a great idea of how many of them are around.”

Obayan stated: “We have some but we are going to improve on the information we have in our data base and we are going to make sure that it is something we can access from our different locations, even if you are down in the hinterland, you should be able to do so.

“We have all these things planned in place, all these will drive as soon as I settle down which is this week and you will start seeing these activities around NDE.”

He explained that NDE has diversified into various areas in the training and mentoring of Nigerians not just for acquiring jobs but also for creating employment opportunities for other Nigerians.

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