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FG to send 14,000 artisans to UAE for work, to retrain and certify 20 million artisans in 5yrs 

In a bid to boost the competitiveness of Nigeria’s artisans in the global blue-collar workforce, the Federal government has disclosed plans to retrain and certify 20 million artisans in the next five years.  


Also, it was revealed that the Federal government through the program “Skill-Up Artisans” (SUPA) in partnership with the government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) plans to send 14,000 Nigerian artisans to the UAE for work. 


This was disclosed by the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on media and publicity, Mr. Temitope Ajayi in a statement on Thursday.