The National Youth Service Corps has created a portal, NYSC Jobs, to connect youth corp members with potential employment opportunities.
The portal was launched in Lagos, with NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Sulaiman Kazaure present at the launch.
Kazaure said: “The National Youth Service Corps has launched a job portal that would enhance job seeking opportunities for corps members and also make them available for prospective employers.
“The portal would serve as a pool for employers searching for suitable candidates and also provide a means of verification of credentials.
”The Management of National Youth Service Corps have also established Zonal lntegrated Skill Centres in six different locations across the country aimed at entrenching entrepreneurship among Corps Members.
“It solves need for every job seeker to acquire relevant information in order to survive in the competitive job market and reduce unemployment in Nigeria.
“Corps members are advised to upload their data on relevant portals.
NYSC Lagos State Coordinator, Prince Mohammed Momoh, added that the initiative would reduce the stress of job search among corps members.