At the second convocation ceremony of the Kaduna State University, where President Muhammadu Buhari was honoured with a doctorate degree of letters, he said, during his acceptance speech that the Nation must promote and enhance teaching and learning of enterprenuerial skills in all schools.
The theme of the convocation was ‘Entrepreneurship for Development’. The need for entrepreneurial development is very important at this time in the country as it is akin to reduced reliance on government generated jobs and more economic advancement.
The president assured Nigerians taht his government would support all effort towards creating more jobs through the re-orientation of Nigerian youths for a more entrepreneurial mindset and enabling environment. He further said the gesture is a way of diversifying the economy in order to boost revenue and reduce dependence on the already dwindling oil revenue.