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New garment factory in Nigerian state recruits 300
Sep '16
Around 300 applicants have been selected for employment at the Calabar Garment Factory, newly established in Cross River state in South Nigeria. The applicants were employed after they successfully cleared a job screening exercise carried out by the managers of the state-owned factory. Governor Ben Ayade visited the factory while the hiring process was on.

The goal of the factory is to offer an opportunity to lead a better life to young men and women from the southern senatorial regions of the state who have faced challenging circumstances, said the governor, according to Nigerian media reports.

Oluwa Summy Francis, the president and founder of Africa Young Entrepreneurs (AYE), who also visited the Calabar Garment Factory with the governor, said that the establishment of this factory is a demonstration of leadership in action. (KD)


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