… Partners with FG, Ors to Discover, Train, Equip Unique Talents
By Our Correspondent
An international Interdisciplinary Research Institute, Peace International Interdisciplinary Research Institute (PIIRI) has initiated a coordinated move in search of talents in the Niger Delta region.
In a press release, signed by the Coordinator of the project, Prof. Peace Udosen and made available to Century Newsfront explained that the initiative will be carried out in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Science & Technology; Federal Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs and supported by media partners including the NTA, AIT, CHANNELS, Silver Bird & other corporate organizations in the nine states of the Niger Delta of Abia, Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross River, Delta, Edo, Ondo, Rivers and Imo in designated venues.
According to Prof. Udosen, successful applicants would be given scholarship for higher studies while others would be recommended to companies/industries in Nigeria and around the world for internship, training and even employment.
He noted that those qualified for the exercise must be between the ages of 13 and 35 years and must be indigenes of any of the Niger Delta States and must present certificates of origin to that effect. While the closing date is February 23, 2022 – candidates are required to send a whatsapp message to +2348072582252 or log on to www.piiri.ng/skills for more details and registration which according to Prof. Udosen is free.
According to the release, Abia state is billed up for screening on Monday March 7, 2022; Imo, Wednesday March 9, 2022; Cross River, Friday March 11, 2022 while Akwa Ibom is Monday March 14, 2022. Others include Rivers, Wednesday March 16, 2022; Bayelsa, Friday March 18, 2022; Delta, Monday March 21, 2022; Edo, Wednesday March 32, 2022 and Ondo, Friday March 25, 2022.
Peace International Interdisciplinary Research Institute (PIIRI), registered with the Federal Government of Nigeria and relevant professional bodies is committed to providing Innovative Research, Conferences, Seminars, Discover & promotes Talents & Skills, partners with int’l Institutions for honorary Doctorate & Legendary awards & general consultancy. The Mission statements of the institute among others include i. To partner with world-class institutions, companies and organizations with the goal of advancing innovative research in Africa and globally ii. To discover innovative potentials via talents and skills discovery among our youths from time to time and recommend them to enabling environment for optimum maximization iii. To publish national and international journals; host annual research conferences, awards investitures, give scholarship to skillful and intelligent youths for further studies.