Job Creation : NIMASA Skills Acquisition Centre Enhances Human Capacity Development
The photograph above is NIMASA skills acquisition center in Apapa, one of the six spread across all the Geo- Political Zones of the country.
The vision of NIMASA, according to the press statement released by Mr Osagie Edward, FNIPR, Assistant Director, Public Relations,
is to equip the Nigerian youths with requisite skills for self-dependence, thus tackling one of the challenges of Blue economy, thereby improving productivity and employment.
He said : “NIMASA Management is empowering youths through skills acquisition at the centres located in six geo-political zones across the country.
“The programmes are also to instill a sense of purpose and self-worth, promoting social integration within maritime host communities, such as this in the Port city of Apapa.”
He emphasised : “The vision is to tackle unemployment with a long-term goal of enhancing maritime security”.
R-L: Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy/Transportation, Dr. Magdalene Ajani, Honourable Minister, Federal Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy, Adegboyega Oyetola, CON and Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Bashir Jamoh, OFR (left) during the visit of the Minister to NIMASA Skill Acquisition Centre, in Apapa, Lagos.