Lagos — Total Upstream Nigeria Limited in partnership with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has commissioned a skills acquisition center in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital as part of its effort to empower women and the physically challenged.
The objective of the Women and Youth Skill Development Center is to train physically challenged persons and women in various skills in four core vocations to empower them and take them out of poverty.
At the commissioning, the Ekiti State Governor Dr. Kayode Fayemi said the center will enhance the potentials of the beneficiaries and bring out hidden abilities in them.
The center which is part of the corporate social responsibility of the company will provide accommodation for beneficiaries during the training.
The center consist of four training halls fully equipped for the training of fashion designing and tailoring, catering and hotel management, computer training and mixes