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At least 800,000 Nigerians have submitted their applications for the 500,000 jobs promised to the youth by the Federal Government, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, said on Monday.
Ngige made this disclosure known during the 5th Town Hall Meeting organised by the Federal Ministry of Information in Enugu.
The minister also urged the people of the South East to explore the opportunity by registering on the web portal.
He said the jobs were mainly for teaching and skills acquisition as promised by the APC government.
Ngige further stressed that 100,000 out of the 500,000 to be employed would be trained as agricultural extension workers and deployed to rural areas to assist the farmers with improved method of farming through the partnership of the ministry of agriculture.
“I want our graduates to register so that they will not say that they are marginalised when people that registered are selected,” he said.
He urged the governors and local government chairmen in the South East to assist their youths to print the forms as many expressed difficulty in accessing the portal.