The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has unveiled an online platform, NECApreneur project, for the training of youths on entrepreneurial skills to check.
The Director-General of NECA, Olusegun Oshinowo, who spoke about the project at a forum in Lagos, said it aims to engage undergraduates and unemployed youths.
According to Oshinowo, unemployment is the biggest issue in the nation’s economy, adding that government alone cannot solve the problem.
He said that NECA was collaborating with some groups, including Imagin Business Solution and Redwood, to provide mentorship, capital and structure for those who would participate in the NECAprenuer project.
”Youths must embrace entrepreneurship.We will link them up with our rich networks to assist their ideas,” he said.