Call For Applications: Federal Ministry of Youth Development Empowering Program (2024-2027) – NIYA (Training for 7 million Nigerians , 5 Million Jobs in 4 Years )
The Federal Ministry of Youth is set to empower and train 7 million Nigerian youth within the next 2 years and generate 5 million jobs within the next 4 years through the NIYA initiatives. Nigerian Youth Academy (NiYA) is a dynamic Youth-Focused Education and Empowerment Platform poised to impact millions of youths across Nigeria.
The Nigerian Youth Academy (NiYA), is a hub of inspiration, transformation, limitless possibilities, and opportunity for the future of our nation. As the Minister of State of Youth Development, This platform is for us, by us, developed to become the place where we gain knowledge, skills, and connect with one another as we build a brighter future for all youths across the country. The struggle has been real and intense in recent years and NIYA understands the challenges and aspirations you have, the hurdles you face, the dreams you harbor, and the potential that lies within each of us.
There are job fairs & opportunities, online & live classes, a digital community, start-up support, youth participation in politics, and a Lifetime resource hub included in the program.
Eligibility for Nigerian Youth Academy (NiYA)
You must be a Nigerian within the age of 18 – 35
Students and Non-students
Graduates & Non-Graduates
Freelancers and Startup Founders
Employees across organizations
Nigerian Youth Academy (NiYA) Programmes
1. Learning – Online & Live Classes
We bring educational content and training directly to your devices. Our online and live classes ensure accessibility and flexibility in the learning process, fostering skill development and knowledge acquisition in a dynamic and convenient virtual environment.
2. Digital Community
NIYA is committed to building a strong community of young people who are passionate about making a difference in Nigeria. Our community-building programs include Youth clubs, Leadership & Volunteering opportunities.
3. Start-Up Support
Launching dynamic online initiatives and campaigns designed to identify, nurture, and uplift aspiring entrepreneurs. Our comprehensive start-up support includes virtual mentorship, access to funding opportunities, and networking avenues.
4. Youth Participation in Politics
More knowledge means more understanding and more participation. NiYA provides opportunities for young people to get involved in government through internships and volunteer programs.
5. Job Fair & Opportunities
Through our virtual and physical job fairs and career opportunities and programs, we connect young people with employers and organizations across multiple industries.
6. LifeTime Resource Hub
Embark on a journey of lifelong learning with our Resource Hub – offering lifetime access to a rich repository of educational materials, information, and essential resources to empower Nigerian youth in their pursuits.