National youth service as means of solving manpower problems

by Folayan Ojo

Publisher: University of Lagos in Lagos, Nigeria

Written in English
Published: Pages: 38 Downloads: 326
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Edition Notes

Statementby Folayan Ojo.
SeriesResearch bulletin / Human Resources Research Unit, Faculty of Social Sciences,, no. 83/01, Research bulletin (University of Lagos. Human Resources Research Unit) ;, no. 83/01.
LC ClassificationsHD6276.D44 O38 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 38, iii leaves ;
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2314982M
LC Control Number86195417

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The program deploys Nigerian university and polytechnic graduates for a one-year period away from their home states to areas of Nigeria they might otherwise not have become familiar by: 7. National service programs and their effects on military manpower and civilian youth problems.

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The National Youth Service should be regarded as a specific intervention strategy to mitigate the plight of young people, and it should be given the utmost attention.

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Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the economic cost and social benefits of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) set up some years back by the Federal Government of Nigeria. Analysis - Policy Recommendation. The Nigeria experience. The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) was established in Nigeria as a child of necessity after the Nigerian civil war.

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The purpose is to inculcate in Nigerian youths the spirit of selfless service to community, and to emphasize the oneness and brotherhood of all Nigerians, irrespective of cultural or social background. GYAN is known for co-coordinating Global Youth Service Day, a program of Youth Service America, since its launch in These have grown into the world’s largest annual celebration of.

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The NYSC scheme was established to revamp the country after the Nigerian Civil war. The happenings in our history gave way to the birth of the National Youth Service. OJO, F. () National youth service as a means of solving manpower problems (Research Bulletin No.

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Youth in Development: Understanding the Contributions of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to Nigeria’s National Development A thesis submitted to the University of Manchester on Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Development Policy and Management in the Faculty of Humanities Dereck Osadere Arubayi.

Several factors may be blamed for the prevalence of youth unemployment in Nigeria. There is a high population growth rate— percent per annum—which accompanies an already large national Author: Tunji Akande.

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Chapter One of National Youth Services Cops Scheme As An Instrument Of National Development In Nigeria contains: Introduction, background of the study, Statement of the problem, Objective of the study, research questions, Statement of hypothesis, Significance of the study, scope of the study, Limitation of the study and Definition of terms.

Then there’s the curious notion in this book—and, indeed, in virtually every advocacy piece on behalf of national service—that there are an enormous number of unmet needs to be filled through a national service program. Moskos, for instance, cites estimates of million tasks presently left undone.As a New Deal organization the National Youth Administration (NYA) was established within the Works Progress Administration (WPA) on Jand funded by the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of NYA provided work training based on U.S.

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