The Lagos State Government has announced on Thursday that it is ready to train 1000 talented youths across 57 Local Council Development Areas in the state.
Governor of Lagos State, Babjide Sanwo-Olu, made this known in a statement
According to him, the government has set out plans to strengthen its creative economy.
Sanwo-Olu said: “We plan to strengthen our creative economy and make it the capital of the sector in Africa through carefully thought-out collaborative initiatives.
“The Lagos Creative Industry Initiative in partnership with Del York Creative Academy will train 1000 talented youth across 57 LCDAs in different aspects of the creative business.
“This collaboration will increase the stock of quality manpower for the industry.
“I charged the beneficiaries to take cognizance of their role & importance in the evolving Lagos story and pledged our support for the program.”