The Federal government has restated its commitment towards positive engagement of youths in vocational skills.
The Director general, Industrial Trust Fund(ITF) Joseph Ari stated this at the closing ceremony of the national industrial skills development programme in osogbo ,osun state capital
According to Ari,three hundred youths benefitted from the programme were selected from all local government areas of the state .
He said the programme was in line with the federal government policy on job and wealth creation as well as poverty reduction .
The Osun state governor, Rauf Aregbesola identified vocational skills as key to economic survival of the nation.
He urged every Nigerian youth to embrace vocational skills to be self reliant.
One of the beneficiaries Damilola Adeoti lauded ITF for the opportunity, saying this would enhance their economic status.