80 Youths Artisans train in Potiskum, to be given Cash Grant

80 Youths Artisans train in Potiskum, to be given Cash Grant.

In line with His Excellency Governor Mai Mala Buni’s drive to Empower youths, Yobe SEMA through UNDP in Nigeria early recovery projects trains 80 Youths comprising of 50 Females 30 Males with 2 PLWD on different skills in Tandari community of Potiskum LGA.

The beneficiaries who were trained by experts in Shoe Crafting, Tailoring, Cosmetology, Make-up/Beauty Skills, Computer/IT Skills will be given Cash Grant to boost their bussiness start up.

A financial institution consultant will be engaged to ensure start up cash reaches beneficiaries account by November 2023.

Mallam Abdul Atiyaye who represented the Executive Secretary SEMA called on Beneficiaries to make good use of the skills acquired as 80% of them were artisans under care of there masters when selected for the Vocational Training, he said now that you have gain more skills and as well opportunity for cash grant, be prepared to set up your own bussiness and become CEOs of your business.