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Senate Seeks For Cancellation Of Age Limit For Job Seekers In Nigeria

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By Healthwealth | self meida writer
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Senate Seeks For Cancellation Of Age Limit For Job Seekers In Nigeria 


In a meeting on Wednesday, Senate ask Nigeria President, President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the body of Ministry of Labour and Productivity to review the age limit for job seekers in Nigeria.


The Senate advised that if the age limit is removed for qualifications of job seekers, it would allowed competent unemployed Nigerians to be employed into ministeries and other government agencies.


The motion was suggested by Senator Ibrahim Gobir(APC, Sokoto). He said one of the major reason of the population of unemployed Nigerians was the age limit which has limited many competent Nigerians in applying for jobs.


He said also that due to the high rate of unemployment in the country, some job seeks spends up to 10 years looking for jobs and has placed them on disadvantage position.


He added that it wasn't their fault, and this has prompted many people to falsified their age in order to be able to apply for jobs.


Therefore, the Senate President, Ahmed Lawson had disagreed to the discrimination of age limit for job seekers. He urged the Ministry of Labour and Productivity to swing into this action very fast to limit the high rate of unemployment in the country.

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