By Juliana Uzoka
Plateau State Governor, RT. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong has charged centres set up with training mandate for skills acquisition to improve on the economic base of the state.
The governor made this declaration during the closing ceremony and award of start-up pack of two hundred and twenty-one graduands, of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) in Jos, Plateau State.
Represented by his deputy, Prof. Sonny Tyoden, Governor Lalong said, the benefits of empowering the youth with skills is immeasurable, adding that the transformation of the ITF into a formidable skills acquisition hub has empowered thousands of youth across the country and should be emulated by sister organizations, in order to erode poverty and create jobs in the state. Read more