Monday, February 19, 2018
A sum of $6 million has been allocated to the Integrated Social Protection and Labour Programme in the 2018/19 Estimates of Expenditure, now before the House of Representatives.
The project, which got under way in December 2012, aims to support the...
Friday, February 2, 2018
The last full-fledged Budget of the current government was marked by an eye on the long term while addressing important concerns over the social safety net.
The commitment to a long-term build-out of the economy to enhance productivity and job...
Monday, January 8, 2018
As part of Federal Government’s effort to sustain job creation interventions and reduce poverty, the Edo State Office of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) has commenced training of at least 2,000 persons on skills acquisition.
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Earlier month, Iḷisaġvik College in Utqiaġvik — the only federally recognized tribal college in Alaska — announced that it will waive tuition for all Alaska Native students, starting next semester. The college offers associate degrees, vocational...
Saturday, December 16, 2017
The South African government will extend fully subsidised free higher education to "poor and working class" youth from 2018, the presidency said on Saturday. Government would increase subsidies to universities from 0.68 percent to one percent of GDP, in...
Monday, December 4, 2017
About 80,000 students are eligible for the first year of fees-free tertiary education and industry training under the Government's new scheme, developed over the past month.