As of today, EdoJobs has a rich database of over 200,000 registered candidates with diverse qualifications out of which some have been gainfully employed, while others have been trained to be self-sufficient in starting up their own businesses.
This is a bid to encourage Edo state residents to be Entrepreneurs who will be innovative, building ideas that will elevate the economy, which will in turn boost the revenue generation in the state.
As a bid to fulfill this mandate, Edojobs in partnership with the Slot Academy Foundation, organized a 6 months training program (3 months formal and 3 months practical training) for the Youths in Edo State.
SLOT Foundation Academy is the capacity building arm of SLOT Nigeria limited which is the leading retailer of mobile phones and devices in Nigeria. With the organization’s main aim primarily in budding entrepreneurs, and in promoting skill acquisition that would create jobs and promote local content, partnered with Edojobs to train Edo state youths on mobile phone and laptop repair and engineering. Internship slots were afforded to participants in the training to increase their hands on experience and their likelihood of engagement. They were also provided with starter packs which include operational tools set required for optimum functionality.