Osun Organises 2 Week Skill Acquisition Program For 100 Nominated Youths Across The State

In fulfillment of one of the Six Points Integral action plan of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola’s administration, the Government of the State through the Ministry of Youths, Sports and Special Needs will organize a Two-Week Skill Acquisition for 100 nominated youths in the 30 Local Government Areas and Ife East Area Council of the State.

In a statement by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr. Akinyinka Esho, the Skill Acquisition Programme will be organised in collaboration with Ojenco Continuing Education and Training Institute, Ada. The statement affirmed that, the programme is part of the efforts of Ogbeni Aregbesola’s administration to create jobs for the youths and in the process banish hunger and poverty among the citizenry of the state.

The training which commences tomorrow Wednesday 11th December will end on Monday 23rd, December 2013. Training exercise is from 9am to 4pm each week day that the programme covers. The Permanent Secretary, Dr. Akinyinka Esho therefore enjoined all the participants to be punctual and utilize the best opportunity that the programme will offer.

Highlight of the training will be the distribution of trade materials to each of the participants on Monday 23rd, December, 2013 at the same venue.