Preparing Nigerian youth for the workplace
The United Nations World Population Prospects for says Nigeria’s population could reach 410 million by 2050. The UN agency notes that skills training and job creation are needed for a large number of young people entering the workforce.
U.S. adds 223,000 jobs in May, jobless rate falls to 3.8%
U.S. payrolls topped expectations in May with an increase of 223,000, while the unemployment rate declined to 3.8 percent.
U.S. adds 313,000 jobs in Feb., Jobless Rate 4.1%
U.S. payrolls beat expectations in February with an increase of 313,000, while the unemployment rate held steady at 4.1 percent.
U.S. adds 200,000 jobs in Jan., jobless rate holds at 4.1%
U.S. payrolls beat expectations in January with an increase of 200,000, while the unemployment rate held steady at 4.1 percent.
South Africa: Farmers oppose chicken influx from EU
South African farmers are protesting against an influx of cheap chicken brought in from the EU. The poultry industry says thousands of jobs are at risk because they can't compete on price.
Irregular power supply not my fault - Fashola
Minister of Power, Housing and Works, Babatunde Fashola said he will continue to intervene in the irregular power supply issues Nigerians are complaining about but it is not his job to oversee supply.
Trump repeats promises to defeat religious extremists, create new jobs
President-elect Donald Trump tells supporters in Orlando, Florida that he will work to defeat radical Islamic militants and 'bring back' jobs to the U.S. during a stop on his 'Thank You Tour.'
Nigeria unveils petroleum roadmap
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari unveiled the seven big wins; a roadmap for Nigeria's petroleum industry that contains the short and medium term priorities of the government to grow the oil and gas industry.