Nigerian Graduates Jostle for Vacancies

About 800,000 graduates have submitted applications to the Independent National Electoral Commission to fill in 1,500 vacancies.
Photo: Vanguard

Unemployed youths at Alausa, Ikeja.

  • Nigeria:  Workers' Protest Mars Jang's Budget Presentation

    This Day, 14 December 2012

    Two Plateau State Government officials were Thursday, allegedly assaulted by protesting workers in the state, over the non-payment of their seven months salaries by the state ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  U.S. to Create Jobs in Nigeria's Maritime Sector

    This Day, 14 December 2012

    The United States of America (USA) has indicated its readiness to partner the Federal Government in Nigeria's quest in expanding the maritime sector of the economy through jobs ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Eko 2012 - Fashola Offers Cash, Jobs to Lagos Athletes

    This Day, 14 December 2012

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola has splashed gifts of jobs, scholarships, skill training and cash on athletes who represented the state at the just concluded 18th ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FAAN Carries Out Assessment of Workers

    This Day, 14 December 2012

    The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is currently undertaking a professional assessment of the workers of the authority to equip them with the necessary knowledge and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Plateau Workers Beat up Commissioner

    Daily Trust, 14 December 2012

    Striking workers laid siege on the Plateau State House of Assembly yesterday and beat up a commissioner and a special assistant for Governor Jonah Jang who were heading to the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jang's Budget Presentation Marred By Workers' Protest

    This Day, 13 December 2012

    What was supposed to be a presentation of Plateau State 2013 Budget of Continuity to the state House of Assembly by Governor Jonah David Jang ended up in humiliation, as no fewer ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Striking Workers Beat Up Plateau Commissioner, Gov's Aide - As Jang, Yakowa Present Budgets

    Vanguard, 13 December 2012

    Governor Jonah Jang of Plateau State was, Thursday, prevented from presenting his 2013 budget estimates at the state House of Assembly for several hours by striking workers, who ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  BPE Approves Payment of Salary Arrears to NITEL Workers

    Leadership, 14 December 2012

    The Bureau for Public Enterprises (BPE) has approved the payment of six months out of the 11 months salary arrears owed workers of the Nigerian Telecommunication Limited (NITEL). read more »