I have a lot of respect for firebrand Pastor, Tunde Bakare. As far as I’m concerned, he is one of the leaders of thought in Nigeria. But I don’t agree with the statement recently credited to him that any Nigerian graduate that is unemployed is a compound fool. In the reported statement, he talked about… Continue reading Are Nigeria’s Unemployed Graduates Really Compound Fools?
I just saw this poster below about the lockdown versus the economy. It appears lockdowns save lives but affect livelihoods, while not observing lockdowns in pandemic situations does the opposite. I guess the solution is to find a balance somewhere in between. For instance, if you lockdown, make sure the people have access to relief… Continue reading Lockdown Versus The Economy (Photo)
“Given the high population growth rates, nearly 30 million new jobs would be needed by 2030 just to keep the current employment rate constant.” Read the whole thing here Zikist Movement comment We should be looking at reducing unemployment to at least single digits. 20% unemployment is too high. This is one of the reasons… Continue reading Nigeria needs 30 million new jobs to keep unemployment from rising past 20% -World Bank
Know your Boss: Office politics is no longer news. During recession, heads of departments usually submit names of people who they feel can’t be part of the firm again. And in most cases, competence is not called into play. Most times, it is a question of “Who does Oga like”. So I suggest you know… Continue reading 5 Tips That May Help You Avoid SACK In This Economic Period