The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday introduced that the plan to recruit 774,000 youths in Nigeria will likely be dealt with by the Nationwide Directorate of Employment,
The 774,000 youths throughout the nation are to be recruited as a part of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities COVID-19 palliative measures.
The President of the Senate, nonetheless, famous that the Ministry of Labour and Productiveness and the NDE should first clarify the modalities for the recruitment course of.
Lawan revealed this on Monday whereas talking with journalists in Abuja.
He stated, “Solely NDE will implement this programme. The NDE led by the ministry of labour must come and clarify.”
“It will likely be unfair to say that we within the legislature and government will not be on the identical web page due to an motion by somebody within the government.”
“What the Nationwide Meeting is insisting on is within the nationwide curiosity.”
Recall that the Nationwide Meeting final week charged President Muhammadu Buhari to droop the recruitment course of following the disagreement between the Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo and the joint panel of the 2 chambers of the federal parliament.
The federal lawmakers requested the minister to go following his refusal to apologise after the legislators accused him of elevating his voice in opposition to them.