Abuja — The acting Managing Director of the Bank of Industry (BoI), Mr. Rasheed Olagunju, has said it would design a special capacity building and skills acquisition programme for ex-agitators of the Niger Delta who are currently under the presidential amnesty programme.
The Ooni Of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi II, has urged Nigerian youths to wake up and stop being job seekers but job creators if unemployment is to be reduced.
The Bank of Industry, in partnership with the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) is organizing a Vocational Skills Competition to support and promote Vocational Skills acquisition among Nigerian youth.
A recent World Bank Ease of Doing Business Index showcased how frustrating it is to own and operate a small and medium enterprise business in Nigeria in the 2015 Doing Business Index. The relative link between SME’s, economic growth and poverty alleviation cannot be overstated with regards to enhancing a robust economy.