Tag Archives: Employment

ICYMI: Senate Calls For Review Of Age Limits For Job Seekers

On Wednesday July 15, the Senate urged President Muhammadu Buhari to look into reviewing the age limits for unemployed citizens in the country to allow competent job applicants. The resolution directed towards the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity followed the consideration of a motion by Senator Ibrahim Gobir. Gobir cited Orders 42 and 52 of the Senate…

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Germany Plunges Into Recession Due To Coronavirus Lockdown

Germany has being pushed into recession after official figures released on Friday May 15, that showed that the European country’s economy shrank by 2.2% in the first three months of this year, BBC reports. The figures released by the Federal Statistical Office of Germany, also showed revisions to 2019 fourth-quarter figures from zero growth to a contraction…

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FG Commences Recruitment Of 500,000 Unemployed Graduates For Teaching Jobs Nationwide On June 12

In what is the first roll-out of its N500 billion social investment programmes, the Nigerian government is set to begin taking applications online for positions in the 500,000 direct teacher jobs scheme, through an internet portal named npower.gov.ng. N-Power is a job creation and empowerment initiative of the Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government…

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