Friday, 4 November 2016
FG confirms employment of 200,000 graduates who’ll earn N30,000/month. cc @DrJoeAbah
Federal Government has finally employed 200, 000 graduates to work as teachers and agricultural extension workers across the country, The Cable reports.
The news was broken by media aide to the Vice President, Laolu Akande during the second Presidential Economic Communication Workshop in Abuja earlier today.
Akande said the 200,000 selected were the first batch of the recruitment process targeting 500,000 people.
He said they would only work for two years.
“We have selected 200,000 graduates out of 500,000. This is the first batch,” he said.
“One hundred and fifty thousand will work as teachers while 50, 000 will work as extension workers.
“Their pay which is 30, 000 per month, will go directly into their account,” Aknde added.