Statement of the Problem

In its unemployment and underemployment report released by the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS) stated the country’s unemployment rate grew from 10.4 percent in the last quarter in 2015 to 12.1 percent in Q1 2016 leaving another 1.5 million unemployed. This also means that this percentage are not skilled to get a Jobs or not equipped to start a business.

Our Response

Focus on training the future of the country by building leaders who are able to take charge of decisions made in their society and also chart a successful future for themselves. In a nutshell, TFESS aims:

To reshape the foundation and introduce global standards

To pitch self-sustaining product design/ideas to change the course of the Nigerian economy

To establish basic principles and ethics

To empower and build young Nigerians, thereby reducing unemployment in the country.

Beneficiaries IN *JOBS* 60%
  • Number of youth trained – 23, 500
  • Number placed on internship (Job) – 6, 990
  • Number who started a small business – 7,031
  • Number who continued or furthered their education – 10, 605
  • Organisations worked with – 38

TFESS Beneficiaries have come from across  eleven (11) states in Nigeria


Supporting Youth in Nigeria

Helping 5000 young people over the next 12 months take meaningful steps towards a career

We invite you to be a partner as we invest in young people to make them employable or be employers of labor by bridging the skills gap.

We recognize you as a body that is clearly committed to the social and human capital development. TFESS presents a veritable platform for you to further extend this commitment.

Get Inspired

Inspiring young people to feel confident about the world of work and explore the opportunities

Get Skilled

Helping young people to build the 21st-century skills they need to get ahead in the world of work.

Get a Job or Business

Creating opportunities for young people to enter employment with the skills gained in Entrepreneurship, Technology or Creatives.