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Agripreneurship Programme: Lagos begins recent recruitment, gives particulars

The Lagos State Authorities has begun recruiting certified candidates for batches 4, 5 and 6 of the Lagos Agricultural Entrepreneurship Program (LAP).

The initiative is topic to the Agric-YES Youth Empowerment Program. [19659002] The Commissioner for Agriculture, Abisola Olusanya introduced on Tuesday.

Olusanya stated that this system was in furtherance of the division's objective to coach 15,000 younger women and men in numerous agricultural worth chains by 2023.

The official indicated {that a} month-long coaching train would enhance capability, create wealth, and job alternatives in poultry, pigs, aquaculture and canopy Vegan.

A complete of 400 beneficiaries participated in batch 1, 2 and three.

“The present actuality and necessities of labor The creation of crowded youth and attaining meals safety require a extra strong, strategic and efficient method to coaching and empowering girls and youth

The Commissioner stated that the significance of coaching Will probably be the creation of two,000 agricultural entrepreneurs who grow to be employers, improve meals safety, enhance diet and create a minimum of hundreds of oblique jobs yearly.

This system is designed for males between the ages of 18 and 35 and girls between the ages of 18 and 55.

Candidates are anticipated to gather their kinds and ship them between November 24 and December 8, 2020.

They may sit for an examination on Monday and Tuesday, December 14 and 15, 2020, whereas oral interviews will happen on Friday and Saturday, December 18 and 19, 2020. (19659005) ] Candidates should have a minimum of a highschool diploma and be in good bodily and well being circumstances.

Free software kinds could be obtained from the Agricultural Coaching Institute, Araja, Ebe; the Lagos State Agricultural Growth Authority, Oku Oba, Agiji; Agricultural Inputs Provide Authority in Lagos, Odogonian, Ecorodo; Coconut Home, Mowo, Badagry and Division of Agriculture District Workplace, Ajah, Eti Osa.

The shortlisted candidates will start formal coaching on the Agricultural Coaching Institute, Araga, Ibi, on Tuesday, January 5, 2021.