The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in partnership with Senator Aisha Dahiru Ahmed Binani have trained and empowered over 5000 youths, women and people with special need as well as the aged in Adamawa Central senatorial district.
Speaking during the commissioning of the projects in Yola, the Adamawa state capital, Director General of NDE, Mallam Abubakar Nuhu Fikpo, commended Senator Binani for effective and efficient senatorial representation, ingenuity, courage and compassion.
He said the commitment of the distinguished senator to the service and well-being of the people she represented is overwhelming, well cherished and appreciated by the beneficiaries.
While calling on the good people of Yola Central senatorial district to encourage the Senator to do more, the Director-General urged the beneficiaries of the cold rooms to put the facility provided in good use for long term benefit.
According to a statement signed by Head of Information and Public Relations of the Directorate, Israel Adekitan, the DG further appealed to the jobless in Adamawa state to take advantage of self-employment opportunities presented by the NDE.
The Directorate in the last three years under the leadership of Mallam Abubakar Nuhu Fikpo has created thousands of jobs, mainly self-employment, through constituency projects nationwide.
This was aside over four (4) million jobs created through her four core programmes namely; Vocational Skills Development (VSD), Small Scale Enterprises (SSE), Rural Employment Promotion (REP) and the popular Special Public Works (SPW).