DANGOTE REFINERY INAUGURATES SKILLS ACQUISITION PROGRAMME

As part of efforts aimed at making youths from its host communities employable, Dangote Petroleum Refinery and Petrochemicals Company has flagged off a vocational training scheme that will inculcate necessary skills in the young men and women from Ibeju-Lekki area. Dangote Group Executive Director, Capital Projects, Devakumar Edwin, said the initiative is a demonstration of Dangote Refinery’s commitment towards capacity building and youth empowerment in the country. The vocational skills, which were launched in collaboration with the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) and the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board…

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POSITIVES FROM ‘BOLA TINUBU BIRTHDAY COLLOQUIUM, 2019.’

By KUNLE JOB, BEST OFORI. The 11th edition of the Bola Tinubu Colloquium was held in Abuja on March 29, 2019, in commemoration of the 67th birthday of the National leader of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Apparently elated by the victory of his party at the polls, Tinubu thanked everyone around for giving him a befitting birthday and that the victory couldn’t have come at a better time. This year, the Bola Tinubu Colloquium focused on jobs, infrastructure and the economy. The objective was to outline…

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ELECTION VIOLENCE AND MISCONDUCT IS DELIBERATE – ROTIMI SANKORE

LOGIC AND CRITICAL THINKING SHOULD BE TAUGHT IN SCHOOLS. Despite the deployment of very senior security officers to the various local government areas during the just concluded general elections, the violence and intimidation that characterized the entire process was unprecedented. According to Rotimi Sankore, the violence that mare the election was orchestrated by elements in charge of the security apparatus. “The violence was a deliberate strategy by the political parties to out-rig one another. The more violent a group are, the more the pendulum of victory may swing your way.…

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