The Lagos State Government has kicked off the 'Jobs Initiative Lagos' programme for youths in eight Lagos-based tertiary institutions.
The programme was designed as a complementary training for students in final and penultimate year in entrepreneurship, employability and basic digital skills required for the workplace.
- The programme is to full the documented gaps in the current curriculum that is essential in the employment market and enhances the employability of graduates in Nigeria's Centre of Excellence, Lagos.
Method of Application:
Candidates who registered through www.jobsinlagos.ng and complete the programme will get an opportunity to be featured on jobs portal from where partner corporate organisations can select fresh graduates for recruitment.
The initiative will run alongside a more robust digital skills campaign 'Digital Skills Initiative Lagos’ www.dsilagos.ng aimed at empowering over one million young people in the State by 2023 with digital skills, which will invariably position Lagos as the Tech Hub of Africa.
Students in secondary schools in Lagos would have access to well trained instructors while those out of school would be able to access digital skills training and various internship opportunities as they complete the programmes.