SOSF Resource and Opportunity Friday Now Live

Hello Friends, Following some interests shown in the resources and opportunities we have been sharing with our ambassadors and friends, we have decided to launch the “SOSF Resource and Opportunity Friday”. The platform will give you access to a wide range of carefully selected opportunities from various partners and workspaces such as scholarships, internships, grants/funding opportunities, courses, and trainings you can maximise for your personal, educational, business and career development starting from today.

Coverage Around (One of our 3 Es)

Trade Intern at Fincra Technologies Limited

Fincra is a payment

infrastructure for fintechs, platforms and global businesses. Fincra provides

payments solutions that enables businesses to accept payments securely, make

payouts globally and scale your business across borders.


Vision: Our vision is to simply

create a world, where movement of money is instant, and as easy as sending a

text message.

NYSC Candidates at Husk Power Systems

Husk is one of the world?s

leading rural energy providers. We provide low-cost and reliable power to rural

households and businesses, entirely from renewable energy sources. Powering

economic possibilities in every village is at the heart of everything we do. We

design, build and operate the lowest cost hybrid (solar and biomass) power

plant and distribution network in India and Africa. To date, Husk has provided

electricity to over 15,000 homes and business, reducing 95,000 tonnes of CO2.

Our aim is to provide 30MW of power to 225,000 customers by 2025, and save

350,000 tonnes of CO2 each year.

Bloomberg LP is inviting you to participate in their Launch Programme.

Bloomberg LP is inviting you to

participate in their Launch Programme. This is an opportunity for recent

African graduates or students graduating in 2022 who are passionate about a

career in Global Data and Analytics and are interested in joining a global

financial technology company such as .


When selected, you will get

firsthand experience from the Bloomberg team and get tips on how to succeed in

applying for a role at Bloomberg and any equally reputable firm through a

series of training sessions.


The programme will run from

August 30 to September 9, 2022. Application

Deadline: August 18, 2022 Application

Link: seo-africa.org/events


Remember to share this

opportunity with your network. If you have any questions or issues, you can

reach us by sending an email to [email protected]

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85 percent of Nigerian children suffer violent discipline in schools – UNICEF

The United Nations Children’sFund, UNICEF, has said 85 percent of Nigerian children suffer violentdiscipline in schools.


UNICEF said children between theages of 1 and 14 experience violent discipline in schools.


The Chief of Education, atUNICEF, Saadhna Panday-Soobrayan, said nearly 1 in 3 children experience severephysical punishment.

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Job and Opportunities

Human Resource Intern at Introtip Consulting

Experience: Experience in

Team-building exercises,


Business presentation/proposals,

Communication. Having management skills for a group of people, Having previously owned a business would be an added advantage.

Applications for 2023/2024 Chevening Scholarships are now open!

Applications for 2023/2024

Chevening Scholarships are now open!


Chevening is the UK government’s

international scholarships programme. Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and partner organisations, we offer awards to study in the UK for one year on a fully funded master’s degree course.

Data Entry Operator Job at Medecins Sans Frontieres

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is

an international, independent, medical humanitarian organization that delivers

emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural

disasters and exclusion from healthcare. Médecins Sans Frontières provides

assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made

disasters and to victims of armed conflict.

Graduate Intern Recruitment at Raadaa Partners International Limited

Job Position: Graduate intern

Job Location: Abuja Employment Type: Internship Requirements


An ideal candidate should:

Candidates should possess a

Bachelor’s Degree qualification. Have good Knowledge of computer

Usage Reside in Abuja Be ready to resume immediately Having a Personal laptop is an added advantage.

ICT Trainee Recruitment at Netcom Africa – Internships For Nigerians

Full Job Description

ICT Trainee Recruitment at Netcom

Africa


Successful applicants will be

deployed to a team where you will be exposed to technologies specific to that

team. Six months traineeship with

potential for full-time employment after satisfactory evaluation.

Virtual Assistant at WorQulture

Are you an experienced

Administrative Assistant with good people management and organizational skills?

Do you like to oversee processes from start to finish? Look no further, this

opportunity is for you.


Our client; an Executive who runs

a Mental Wellness startup and Rental Property; is in search of an efficient and

highly skilled Virtual Assistant who will provide administrative support to

them in their daily tasks while working remotely.

Human Resource Intern at Introtip Consulting

Experience: Experience in

Team-building exercises,


Business presentation/proposals,

Communication. Having management skills for a group of people, Having previously owned a business would be an added advantage.

Applications for 2023/2024 Chevening Scholarships are now open!

Applications for 2023/2024

Chevening Scholarships are now open!


Chevening is the UK government’s

international scholarships programme. Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and partner organisations, we offer awards to study in the UK for one year on a fully funded master’s degree course.

Data Entry Operator Job at Medecins Sans Frontieres

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is

an international, independent, medical humanitarian organization that delivers

emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural

disasters and exclusion from healthcare. Médecins Sans Frontières provides

assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made

disasters and to victims of armed conflict.

Graduate Intern Recruitment at Raadaa Partners International Limited

Job Position: Graduate intern

Job Location: Abuja Employment Type: Internship Requirements


An ideal candidate should:

Candidates should possess a

Bachelor’s Degree qualification. Have good Knowledge of computer

Usage Reside in Abuja Be ready to resume immediately Having a Personal laptop is an added advantage.

ICT Trainee Recruitment at Netcom Africa – Internships For Nigerians

Full Job Description

ICT Trainee Recruitment at Netcom

Africa


Successful applicants will be

deployed to a team where you will be exposed to technologies specific to that

team. Six months traineeship with

potential for full-time employment after satisfactory evaluation.

Virtual Assistant at WorQulture

Are you an experienced

Administrative Assistant with good people management and organizational skills?

Do you like to oversee processes from start to finish? Look no further, this

opportunity is for you.


Our client; an Executive who runs

a Mental Wellness startup and Rental Property; is in search of an efficient and

highly skilled Virtual Assistant who will provide administrative support to

them in their daily tasks while working remotely.

Vacancy – Data Collectors needed for Animal Welfare Research

We have just begun the implementation of the

Project Aquaculture welfare Research (AQWR) under our Animal welfare work area ? the project seeks to evaluate aquaculture welfare knowledge and practices among stakeholders in Nigeria to support the design and implementation of effective interventions. Therefore, we are seeking Data Collectors that would facilitate the project?s data collection  process and support research documentation over the short-term research period. Applicants must be willing to commit to a period of 4 to 6 weeks wherein training and conducting

of data collection activities will take place.

PLAC-EU 2022 LEGISLATIVE INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC) is implementing a 10-week long full time internship programme with support from

the European Union (EU) for young Nigerians who wish  to gain knowledge

of  legislative practices and processes.


Internship Requirements:

i. At least, a bachelor’s degree in any

discipline

ii. Completed NYSC

iii. Good English writing and speaking skills

iv. Good  computer skills (Microsoft

office packages)

v. Aged between 18 and 35 years


Location: Abuja,

FCT

Duration of Internship: September-November

2022

Human Resources Trainee Recruitment at Ifortis Worldwide

With IFORTIS WORLDWIDE, strategise and build nifty technology and develop a market that supports modernized processes for businesses as well as produce new mediums that help in generating fast revenues for start-ups or established businesses alike. A steadfast and proven software process coupled with a certain methodology can be your company?s key to success. With a head-strong team of self-reliant women, IFORTIS WORLDWIDE delivers IT projects to businesses and technical solutions along with intuitive services in HR consultancy that improve business efficiency.

Job Position: Human Resources Trainee

Job Location: Remote Employment

Type: Internship Duration:

Minimum of 4 weeks (can be extended upon mutual interest)

Architect (Internship) at Gate Resources

We?re seeking an intern architect with an

architectural degree. Our internship is designed for students or graduate

students who want to gain expertise in the field of design. Candidates with

exceptional talents may be examined for entry-level selection after the

internship period. AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator,

InDesign, and 3D Studio Max are among the programs that must be mastered. As

required, executes architectural projects; overtime may be needed.


Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton Africa2022

Are you a woman who owns and runs her

business? Is your business innovative? What about some expert training to help grow your business? How about a grant to expand your business? About Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton Launched in 2019, the Womenpreneur Pitch-a-ton program is the first women-in-business support initiative of its kind in the

industry offered by Access Bank?s W Initiative. The program in its maiden

edition provided a free mini-MBA certification for 50 women entrepreneurs in Nigeria as well as financial grants worth N9Million to the top 5 applicants.

Free Cyber Security Training for Nigerian Youths

Halogen Group, in partnership with theFederal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development seeks to promote cybersecurityawareness, mpetencies and capabilities amongst Nigerian Youths.


This training is free for the first FortyThousand (40,000) enrollees.


Duration: 3 days (15 hours)


Mode of Learning: Online


Deadline for Registration: 12th August, 2022



Graduate Trainee at Noble Consulting

The graduate trainees Program is a program designed for fresh graduates who are transitioning into a workplace (old graduates whoare craving a career path are very welcome). This program is designed for thepurpose of the trainees to gain some practical work experience.


Remote Trainee Front End Developer Intern Job at FLEXISAF (Paid)

Requirements 1to 2 years experience working with Figma, Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator,Photoshop) Beginner to Intermediate level knowledge of HTML, CSS andJavascript. Understandingof Agile Software Development. Abilityto work and collaborate within a team. Availabilityto work for a minimum of 30 hours per week. Abilityto quickly adapt to new ideas and learning of new skills. Applicantsmust have the necessary tools required to work remotely; A good laptop,Internet connection and access to power supply.


Benefits 50kMonthly allowance. Mentorshipfrom Experienced Software Development and Design Engineers. First-handexposure to Software Development Industry experience. Accessto Workspaces (Where Flexisaf offices are located across Nigeria).

AUDA-NEPAD Partners UN To Deploy Technology To Assist Smallholder Farmers

As part of its efforts to contribute towards

food security in Nigeria, the African Union Development Agency-New Partnership

for African Development (AUDA-NEPAD) has unveiled the Juncao technology which

it said would assist Nigerian farmers especially smallholder farmers grow more

food, thereby fighting hunger.


The National Coordinator/CEO of

AUDA-NEPAD/African Peer Review Mechanism, Princess Gloria Akobundu while speaking at the National Workshop on ?Applications of Juncao Technology and its contributions to the achievement of sustainable Agriculture and the sustainable development goals in Nigeria, said the workshop aims to help African countries eliminate hunger and reduce poverty by raising economic growth through agriculture-led development.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Journalism for Social Justice Training

Are you an early-career journalist with aninterest in journalism and social justice? The Foundation for InvestigativeJournalism and Social Justice (FIJ) is inviting applications for a one-daytraining for 20 young journalists.


The opportunity is open to undergraduates andearly-career journalists who have a passion for defending the public interest.The training aims to expose successful applicants to the use of journalism forsocial justice. Trainees will be enlightened about the need to produce quality,critical and impactful social justice stories.


At the end of the training, participants willunderstand why social justice journalism is important and how to profitablypractise it. They will also learn how to measure the impacts of their stories.

Food Sufficiency: NEPC Urges FG To Provide Security For Farmers

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has called on the Federal Government to protect farmers across the country, saying the security of life and property is its utmost responsibility.


NEPC?s regional coordinator, Samson Idowu, made this call at a two-day workshop on Production and Processing of Potato for Export Competitiveness, held recently in Jos.


Idowu noted that the development was

sacrosanct if farmers? productivity must improve. According to him, governments

at all levels must ensure that farmers are protected and guaranteed a safe

environment to produce maximally for consumption and export.

Free Cyber Security Training for Nigerian Youths

As part of its efforts to ameliorate theharsh economic crunch on the youths, leading technology conglomerate, the ZinoxGroup, has recently offered employment to a batch of unemployed Nigeriangraduates who successfully scaled through its internship programme.


The successful graduates, numbering over 50out of over 5,000 qualified applicants drawn from various parts of Nigeria,were among the second batch of participants who passed through a 30-dayintensive Mini-MBA training program organized by the Zinox Institute ofTechnology (ZIT).

Coverage Around Education (One of our 3 Es)

Unemployment, Poverty: Federal Govt To Institutionalise Apprenticeship Programme

The federal government has commenced the process of galvanising and deepening apprenticeship in Nigeria to curb rising

levels of unemployment and poverty. Director-general, Industrial Training Fund

(ITF), Sir Joseph Ari, made this disclosure in his opening address at the 2nd

National Skills Summit in Abuja organised by the Fund with the theme:

?Institutionalising Apprenticeship and Traineeship for National Development.?

TETFUND: Supporting Agricultural Transformation Through Technology Adoption

Agricultural productivity in Nigeria continues to face several challenges ranging from limited adoption of research findings and technologies to low level of irrigation development, among others. Unfortunately, the mechanised agricultural production, storage system and preservation of agricultural production have been abandoned for tempting local and foreign

income of oil revenue generated from oil sale.

NEPC, Imo Government, collaborate to enhance cocoa production, exportation

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has collaborated with the Imo Government to enhance the production and exportation of cocoa in the state.He urged exporters in Nigeria to take

advantage of the huge potentials available in export destinations such as Brazil, China, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Malaysia, Vietnam, the US and the

UK.

Agriculture remains fastest means of job creation, says TETFund boss

Agricultural productivity in Nigeria continues to face several challenges ranging from limited adoption of research findings and technologies to low level of irrigation development, among others. Unfortunately, the mechanised agricultural production, storage system and preservation of agricultural production have been abandoned for tempting local and foreign

income of oil revenue generated from oil sale.

Former corps member grows N6,000 agro-processing business to N2.5 million

27-year-old Kaduna-based entrepreneur and ex-corps member, Henrietta Gimbiya-Barde, says she grew a N6,000 agro-processing business to N2.5 million and six employees in three years.

From 900,000, Katsina now has 2.2m children in primary schools

Katsina State government has disclosed that the incumbent administration has boosted primary education attendance from 2015 to date, by more than 1.2 million pupils.The Commissioner for Education, Prof Badamasi Lawal, said the state government was able to boost primary school attendance from 900,000 during the tenure of the past administration, to more than 2.2 million pupils.

Jobs/Opportunities

World Bank Young Professionals Program 2022-23 , USA | WBG YPP | Fully Funded

Apply for the World Bank Young Professionals Program 2022-23 , USA | WBG YPP | Fully Funded

Alliance For Youth Nigeria Vocational Skills Training

Launched in August 2021, the Alliance is a business-driven movement of organizations passionate about working together to help young people around the country get the necessary skills to thrive in the world of work. 5-Day vocational skills training sponsored by Alliance For Youth Nigeria to empower Nigerian youth.

The skills training in this cohort include Solar Panel Installation, Graphics Design, Beauty & CCTV/DSTV Installation.


Date:

Lagos – August 1st-5th, 2022.

Kano – August 8th-12th, 2022.

ImpactHER – Fidelity Bank Plc

Gain digital skills required to help you grow your business. Understanding essential business concepts and tools can be of great benefit to both aspiring and existing entrepreneurs, which is why we have partnered with ImpactHER to provide business management education to female entrepreneurs in Nigeria.

Fist Bank of Nigeria Graduate Trainee Recruitment 2022 for Young Nigerian Graduates

Applu for the Fist Bank of Nigeria Graduate Trainee Recruitment 2022 for Young Nigerian Graduates

SickleInAfrica Research Fellowshipa 2022 for African Researchers.

Apply for SickleInAfrica Research Fellowshipa 2022 for African Researchers.

2022 Shell Nigeria Student Industrial Training And Internship Programme

Shell Companies in Nigeria’s Student Industrial Training Programme offers Nigerian students in higher Institutions the opportunity to gain work experience in our office locations. The following is a list of eligible courses:

Engineering, Geoscience, Finance, Information TechnologySciences (Pure science, Environmental and Social) Arts, Commercial

15/7/2022

Coverage Around Education (One of our 3 Es)

CBN rewards farmers in Delta for prompt repayment of loans.

CBN rewards farmers in Delta for prompt repayment of loans. Three farmers in Delta State have received awards of Best Performing Farmers of the Year 2021 by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) under the Agricultural Credit Guarantee Scheme Fund (ACGSF). The farmers were celebrated at a brief ceremony on Thursday in Asaba for prompt repayment of loans; proper utilisation of loans; and good track record.

Source: The Sun Nigeria


Access Bank to train 500,000 MSMEs on financials, ICT ? The Sun Nigeria

In line with its vision of growing the economy, Access Bank of Nigeria Plc says it is planning to train about 500,000 players in the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) space, aside assisting them with loans where necessary. The Deputy Managing Director of the Bank, Mrs Chizoma Okoli, made the disclosure in Abuja at the 5th National MSME Award held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

TETFUND: Supporting Agricultural Transformation Through Technology Adoption

Agricultural productivity in Nigeria continues to face several challenges ranging from limited adoption of research findings and technologies to low level of irrigation development, among others. To reverse this trend and push for a transformation in the nation’s agricultural sector, the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) is emphasising the need for massive investment in agriculture that will not only ensure food security but also address the troubling question of unemployment.

Entrepreneurship: Initiative Partner Development Bank To Train Nigerian Women

Grand Africa Initiative-GAIN and the Development Bank of Nigeria Plc (DBN) have announced a collaboration to train two hundred young Nigerian Women in an entrepreneurship course titled “GAIN Entrepreneurship Masterclass for Women (Nigeria)”, starting in July 2022.

Attend the 2022 Global Tongston Entrepreneurial Education Summit (TEES)

Sep 1, 7:00AM – Sep 3, 11:00PM GMT+1

Alice wondered a little at this, but she was too much in awe of the Queen to disbelieve it. ‘I’ll try it when I go home,’ she thought to herself.

FG working to improve local manufacturing, industrial capacity.

In with its transformation agenda, the Federal Government on Thursday, stated that it is working to improve the nation’s local manufacturing and overall industrial capacity.

Jobs/Opportunities

WHO Consultant Needed

World Health Organization

is looking for a National Consultant to support PMTCT/Pediatrics HIV Programming

(SSA/NOB)

Administrative Officer:

Videre Concept Nigeria is a educational technology organization that provides free online embedded training for young people inquality management system, business development process and safety andenvironment. We also provide additional physical workshops sessions at a tokenfee for interested participants. We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Administrative Officer Location: Lagos Employment Type: Full-time

Side Hustle Internship

Join the Side Hustle Internship to learn and get the hands-on experience needed. Our interns are ready to take on entry-level and junior positions in just 8 weeks.

Video Editor Intern at Uleval Technology – Internships For Nigerians

Ulevel Technology is recruiting to fill the position below: Job Position: Video Editor Intern Job Location: Ikeja, Lagos Employment Type: Internship

Attend the 2022 Global Tongston Entrepreneurial Education Summit (TEES) Sep 1, 7:00AM – Sep 3, 11:00PM GMT+1

Alice wondered a little at this, but she was too much in awe of the Queen to disbelieve it. ‘I’ll try it when I go home,’ she thought to herself.

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