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Job Creation and Fund Raising School

Job Creation and Fund Raising SchoolThe idea behind this training is to de-mystify job or business creation by nurturing jobless youths on how to “start with nothing”, especially work-at-home jobs. We provide them with knowledge which turns them to assets. JCS mentors jobless youths on business and social entrepreneurship as an alternative job creation strategy.

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Bribe-for-job Investigative Reporting

A petrol station attendant counts Nigerian's currency, the nWe uncover the bribe-for-job and other fraudulent, harsh, discriminatory, and unfriendly recruitment and disengagement practices which deny qualified youths jobs in public and private sector. Again, we report how influential Nigerians hijack available job openings for their children and cronies.

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Job Search and Application Counseling

Job Search and Application CounsellingTransiting from the Universities to professional life is a big challenge to many Nigerian graduates. They are worried and have remained jobless because they do not know what employers require in prospective employees, how to get employers looking for them, where the jobs are, how to know if the job is for them.

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Should unemployment be a reason to engage in crime?


  • Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala – Nigeria’s Coordinating Minister for the Economy

    I appreciate your interest in the reduction of the rate of unemployment in our country (Nigeria).
  • Alhaji Inuwa Abdul-kadir – Nigeria’s Former Minister for Youths.

    I commend your initiatives towards job creation and youth empowerment.
  • Chief Emeka Wogu – Nigeria’s Labour Minister

    The task you have chosen is indeed salutary especially against the background of unemployment challenge confronting this country (Nigeria).