Over 800 Youths Task Govt On Decent Jobs Ahead Of NYEAP Launch, Implementation

By Ebriku John Friday Ahead of launch and implementation of Nigeria Youth Employment Action Plan, (NYEAP), over 800 youths across the country, Wednesday, tasked Federal and State Governments on decent jobs. This was according to a survey conducted from responses of young people who attended the decent work youth labs organised by the youth lab across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, and tasked government on, ensuring young people are meaningfully engaged in the NIYEAP implementation; creating access to digital skills programmes and job fairs for youth…

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TI Report: Group accuses Transparency International, local NGOs of smear campaign to tarnish Buhari’s image

Transparency International (TI) has been fingered at the centre of a devilish alliance with disgruntled elements in the country, parading as non-governmental organisations, to tarnish President Muhammadu Buhari’s reputation.  The National Transparency Initiative (NTI) raised the alarm on Wednesday during a press conference in Abuja.  Addressing the media on behalf of the group, Secretary-General, Elder Tony Odey said Transparency International’s poor rating of Nigeria in its latest corruption index is aimed to undermine President Buhari’s legacy on corruption.  He noted that this is orchestrated by certain Nigerians with foreign interests to…

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CIVIL SOCIETIES’ COALITION COMMENDS PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI FOR NOMINATING SUBSTANTIVE FRC CHAIR, CALLS ON SENATE TO CONFIRM THE APPOINTMENT AND STRENGTHEN COMMISSION.

The League of Civil Society Groups, a conglomeration of over 200 CSOs in Nigeria, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for nominating a substantive Chairman for the Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC). Noting that this nomination by the President is a step in the right direction and marks the movement of President Buhari’s anti-corruption war to the next level, with a substantive chair for a Commission that plays a key role on the preventive side of anticorruption. In a statement made available by the groups President; Amb Akoshile Mukhtar, the group stated…

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