Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has secured employment for National Builders Corps (NaBCo) trainees in North Tongu District of the Volta Region at the Sinostone Bioethanol Manufacturing Ltd.
According to the Member of Parliament, he has successfully negotiated with the Chinese management of Sinostone Bioethanol Manufacturing Ltd (SBML) located in his beloved North Tongu, to immediately employ all ninety-seven (97) National Builders Corps (NaBCo) beneficiaries.
Mr. Ablakwa announced this as President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s Government ends NaBCo today September 1, 2022.
“We shall continue to look out for each other with our best efforts.” Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa said.
In 2018, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo launched the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) to address graduate unemployment to solve social problems.
According to Government, the focus of the initiative will be solving public service delivery in health, education, agriculture, technology, governance and drive revenue mobilization and collection.
The five (5) main objectives of NABCO – Nation Builders Corps are:
1. Provide temporary employment
2. Improve skills and employability
3. Improve public service delivery
4. Improve revenue mobilization
5. Improve access to basic public services
Under the NABCO – Nation Builders Corps programme, graduates were trained and equipped with the necessary work tools and deployed around the country to engage in the following programmes:
Modules of NABCO
1. Educate Ghana
2. Heal Ghana
3. Feed Ghana
4. Revenue Ghana
5. Digitise Ghana
5. Civic Ghana
6. Enterprise Ghana
Unfortunately, the government through the National Secretariat of NABCO has ended the Programme on 1st September, 2022 with unpaid allowances due the beneficiaries of the programme.