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Federal Government empowerment scheme, N-Power, has warned applicants against fraudsters acting as beneficiaries of the scheme.
President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday night, said he would remain focused in order to restore the lost glory of the country.
Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti, says the country’s major challenges are unemployment and underemployment.
The Hindsight Development Organisation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has identified the acquisition of vocational skills by youths as the solution to unemployment, youth restiveness and other social vices peculiar to their age.
Ahead of the forthcoming National Political Summit of Save Democracy Group (SDG) Africa, Chairman of the newly constituted governing board of the body, Sen. Jonathan Zwingina, has said the current state of affairs in Nigeria, especially poverty, economic hardship and unemployment, are indicative that democracy is in danger.
Between 400,000 and 700,000 African migrants are living in camps in Libya, often under "inhuman" conditions, the chairman of the African Union Commission said Thursday at the close of a summit of European and African leaders.
A civil society group, Sage Africa, has said President Muhammadu Buhari should focus on fulfilling his electoral promises, noting that he has not done enough to deserve re-election.
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has attributed the excessive quest by Nigerian youths to engage in illegal migration to poverty and unemployment.
The Senate on Wednesday, urged the Federal Government to summon Libyan Ambassador to Nigeria on slavery auctions of Nigerians in Libya.
The African Development Bank has launched the presidential youth advisory group (PYAG) to provide insights and solutions for job creation for youths in Africa.
Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, has canvassed the need to create about two million jobs annually in the next decade in order to effectively tackle the menace of unemployment among its teeming youths. And that mining would help in in the realization of this massive job creation through the ongoing reforms in the sector.
The Director-General of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. Gen. Sulaiman Kazaure, has urged Corp members serving in Zamfara state to be security conscious.
The President, Nigerian Shipowners Association, Aminu Umar, has called on the Federal Government to intervene in the delayed disbursement of the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund to sustain shipping business.
The Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, has advised the federal and state governments to invest in vocational training and skill acquisition as a way of enhancing the employment of youths in the country.
The Buhari Support Organisation (BSO), Enugu State chapter, has appealed to groups canvassing for or against giving President Muhammadu Buhari an automatic ticket by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to give him a break.
The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) kept the petrol dealers guessing on Tuesday when it approved an ex-depot price of N138.62 per litre for the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) petrol and kept the pump price to its chest.
The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Ndudi Elumelu (PDP-Delta), says opposition lawmakers in the house have been at the center of unearthing and exposing acts of corruption in the country.
The Zamfara State Government has directed secondary schools in the state to reopen from August 9, to enable exiting students sit for Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
Activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) extended a positive trend on Tuesday with key market indices appreciating further by 0.31 per cent.
The Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, says 32 federal, state and private universities across all geopolitical zones are involved in different stages of research toward tackling direct and collateral impacts of COVID-19.
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has urged Nigerians to do everything possible to rid the country of corruption before it is too late.
A House of Representatives committee has raised the alarm over clauses conceding Nigeria’s sovereignty to China in a loan agreement.
Nigeria winger Emmanuel Dennis is a subject of interest from Serie A clubs Inter Milan and Atalanta.
Leicester City will likely need to reach the final of the Europa League to earn the prize money they have missed out in failing to qualify for the Champions League.
Kaduna State chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has demanded from the State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to do less of the talking and move into action to finding last solution to killings between the natives and Fulani people in Southern Kaduna.