As part of the plan to reduce rate of unemployment, The Governor of Lagos State Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved an internship programme for 4000 graduates who are unable to secure employment.
The internship programme as said by the Honourable commissioner for wealth creation and Employment, Mrs. Yetunde Arobieke is designed to make unemployed Graduates to have the necessary skills to help them in securing employments.
She also included that interns will also be paid 40,000 naira monthly for the six months duration they will be using.
“She stressed that interested applicants must possess NYSC Certificates or letters of exemption, and must be registered residents of the State with Lagos State Residents Registration Agency, LASRRA.”
“She informed that over 50 off-takers have shown interest in having the Interns work in their organisations.”
“Arobieke maintained that the selection process will be transparent as successful candidates after taking an online test will be trained on employability skills for two weeks and evaluated.”
“They will, subsequently, be placed on six months paid Internship with Private organisations and selected Public Agencies in line with their qualifications.”
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