President Buhari decries sixty per cent youths’ unemployment

Written by on December 14, 2015

President Muahammdu Buhari has decried a situation where sixty  per cent of the country’s youth population are unemployed. He said the revival of industries to engage more youths would get his serious attention the moment he finishes with the 2016 budget preparation.

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President Buhari spoke at a dinner he hosted in honor of the visiting Alumni Association of the Indian Defence Services Staff College (DSSC), Wellingon, where he received part of his own military training. In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President said a situation where sixty per cent of the country’s sixty four  per cent youth population were unemployed was extremely dangerous for the country and as such, industries will be  rehabilitated in order to clear the problem of unemployment.

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