…20 were given immediate employment.
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dr. Dapo Abiodun, MFR, has disclosed that within 2 hours of test-run, Ogun Jobs Portal recorded a staggering 5,000 applicants.
He disclosed this on Thursday on his Twitter handle, @dabiodunMFR. The governor said that because of the response, 20 people were immediately offered employment through the portal at the launch.
Ogun state Jobs Portal is one of the initiatives of government of the state to tackle “unemployment while also bettering the career chances of the employed & business owners.”
Also, the governor announced that the state was working on a Local Content Bill that would ensure that priority would be given to those resident in Ogun state in employment by investors in the state while they do their recruitment.
The governor appealed to the people of Ogun state to make the best use of the platform.