Angola: Over 200 Young People Finish Courses in Namibe

Moçâmedes — At least 297 youths concluded, today, a training on electricity, cutting and sewing, plumbing, quarry and computer courses, promoted by the National Institute for Professional Training (INEFOP).

Initially, 528 youths were enrolled in the courses, with a duration of nine months, 29 failed and the remaining dropped out. In the previous academic year, 368 students had been trained.

Speaking at the closing ceremony, the head of INEFOP's provincial services in Namibe, António Lufuma Dala, said that Covid-19 was the reason for the high rate of dropouts, after the interruption of training for four months.

The Namibe province has vocational training centres in the municipalities of Tômbwa and Moçâmedes, as well as arts and crafts pavilions in Lucira, Virei and Kamucuio communes.

Initially, 528 youths were enrolled in the courses, with a duration of nine months, 29 failed and the remaining dropped out. In the previous academic year, 368 students had been trained.

Speaking at the closing ceremony, the head of INEFOP's provincial services in Namibe, António Lufuma Dala, said that Covid-19 was the reason for the high rate of dropouts, after the interruption of training for four months.

The Namibe province has vocational training centres in the municipalities of Tômbwa and Moçâmedes, as well as arts and crafts pavilions in Lucira, Virei and Kamucuio communes.

More From: ANGOP

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.