Succour may soon come to unemployed
graduates in Nigeria if the
recommendation of one of the committees
at the ongoing National Conference is
accepted at the plenary and by the Federal
Our correspondent learnt that the
conference’s Committee on Law,
Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal
Reform had recommended that each
unemployed graduate should be paid a
monthly allowance equivalent to the
allowance of members of the National
Youth Service Corps.
Presently, the Federal Government pays
each corps member a monthly allowance
A member of the committee said the
recommendation was one of the ways the
committee members felt that crime could
be reduced in the country.
Apart from that, the source said the
members felt that the action would force
the Federal Government to be alive to its
responsibility of providing welfare to its
The committee member, who asked not to
be named, said, “The recommendation is
our own way of finding solutions to the
rising wave of crime in the country and to
also force the government to do the
needful for the increasing number of
unemployed graduates in the country.
“We have done our part and it is left for
the delegates to either reject or accept it
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