Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, mentioned as a part of the federal government to deal with unemployment, no fewer than 1000 unemployed youths could be empowered to amass expertise in digital pictures.
He disclosed this in Lagos in the course of the unveiling of Canon 10000VP digital gear in partnership with KAS Prints below its KP2 Partnership Programme for printers, graphic artists, print entrepreneurs and digital photographers.
The programme supported by the Nationwide Directorate of Employment (NDE), in line with the Minister would instantly empower 1000 youths throughout the six geopolitical zones.
Keyamo disclosed that the beneficiaries who’ve proven willingness and the zeal could be chosen via the Federal Authorities’s database of unemployed youths.
He mentioned, “The preliminary project we have with KAS is that, with this new acquisition that we have, we are going to set them up in six geopolitical zones. When they set them up, they want to train our youths free of charge. And so we have a preliminary projection of about 1000 youths where they will absorb them into this centre, they will train them at no cost to the Federal Government.”
The Minister mentioned the Canon 10000VP digital printing machine which might print “at speed of light” would assist rising entrepreneurs and professionals within the occasion business.
In the meantime, Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA), a pacesetter in imaging options, on Saturday launched Canon Discovery Week for skilled photographers, novice or occasional, to entry the providers of the corporate.
That is simply because the imaging options supplier launched eight new units for each skilled and novice photographers.
Gross sales and Advertising Director, Canon Central and North Africa, Amine Djouahra, mentioned the assorted workshops could be a chance for individuals to work together with skilled Canon customers as they study from them.