Govt to place 300 000 graduates on jobs
GOVERNMENT has through the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, started creating a database of all graduates dating back to 1980 in bid to place them on jobs locally and abroad.
It is estimated that over 300 000 students were churned out of schools, colleges and universities every year to join millions others already unemployed.
Yesterday, the Higher and Tertiary Education ministry appealed to all unemployed graduates to register to be considered for job placements.
“The Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development is in the process of creating a database of all personnel who graduated from the county’s institutions of higher learning and those who were trained abroad since 1980 to date,” the statement read.