Empowerment: 11,000 youth to benefit from ITF’s Training:

The Director General of the industrial training fund (ITF), Sir Joseph Ari has said that over 11,000 trainees from across the 36 states and the FCT are to benefit from the present phase of its National Industrial Skills Development Program (NISDP) aimed at creating jobs and reducing poverty amongst unemployed youths in the country.

He said this I Lokoja, during the graduation ceremony and presentation of start-up parks/certificates to 276 youth in Kogi State trained at Industrial Skills Training Centre (ISTC), Lokoja, under the ITF’s NISDP.

The DG, Who was represented at the event by Mrs Roseline Melumoh, said the beneficiaries who were trained for three months in tailoring/fashion design, welding/fabrications and plumbing/pip-fitting would be handed start up packs to enable them be self-reliant and successful entrepreneurs. ………. Continue.

Source: Leadership

Page Number: 25

Date: 9th February, 2018