Skill acquisition training for corp members in the National Youth Service Corp, NYSC Nigeria. Sponsored by a gigantic company.
General Electric, GE is set to introduce an entrepreneurship skill acquisition program for the NYSC Corp members.
The skill acquisition training titled Start & Improve Your Business (SIYB), will be conducted in line with the curriculum of the International Labour Organization (ILO).
The objective is to train/mentor corp members on entrepreneurship, especially how to start and grow a successful business.
The Managing Director of General Electric Gas Power Systems in Nigeria, Mohammed Mijindadi said:
“We are committed to the sustainable development of Africa and Nigeria in particular, and as such we invest in skills development initiatives that empower people with valuable skills, equip communities with new tools and technology and elevate ideas that are helping to solve Africa’s challenges.”
“The initiative is a practical business management-training programme with a focus on starting and improving small businesses,” he added