Nigeria's President Buhari administration launches multi-miliion dollar youth entrepreneurial project - Premium Times
The Muhammadu Buhari administration, through the Bank of Industry, on Thursday formally launched a N10 billion Youths Entrepreneurship Support (YES) project to empower youth with loans to start businesses.
Speaking at the launch of the project in Abuja, the Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, said his ministry would partner all agencies of government to create new jobs.
He said more than 40 per cent of Nigerian graduates had no jobs and that an average of eight million Nigerians entered the job market annually.
The President Buhari administration intends to create 3.5 million jobs in the next three years Through various programs, adding that the ‘YES’ project was one of the programs.