Citizen petitions eligibility demands by employers

A citizen has opened a petition calling for a change to pre-conditions employment put up for potential hires.

“It so sad that universities, polytechnics, colleges of educations graduate students almost every year, but when it comes to job the federal government lays much emphasis on age limitation by saying a candidate applying for a post should not be more than 30 years,” Garba Yahaya said in a petition on

“It is clear indication that people that over 30 have been denied. In another aspect, NGOS lay much emphasis on working experience.

“My question here is: is there any one that is born with working experience? The answer is capital no.”

The petition calls for the conditions to be relaxed to enable youth get employment and contribute to national growth