Apply Now: FG Opens Application Portal for Humanitarian Jobs, Invites Nigerians Ready To Work

Apply Now: FG Opens Application Portal for Humanitarian Jobs, Invites Nigerians Ready To Work

  • The federal government is inviting applications for humanitarian jobs from residents of Plateau state
  • The jobs are temporary and will last for three months as the government tries to bring succour to the communities recently attacked
  • President Bola Tinubu has replaced Betta Edu, amid an ongoing investigation into allegations of corruption against her

The Federal Government is seeking qualified Nigerians who are residents of Plateau State for temporary humanitarian job positions.

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, in a statement, said they are for the communities in Plateau where people were recently killed by armed bandits.

The Tinubu-led Federal Government of Nigeria has announced temporary jobs for Plateau residents
Federal government looks to bring succour to Plateau residents who suffered attacks recently Photo credit: Presidency
Source: Facebook

The Guardian reports that the job is expected to last for 3 months and support the federal government's efforts to bring succour to the affected communities.

Read also

Betta Edu: APC governors take major stand amid corruption scandal, details emerge

The statement from the ministry reads:

“For avoidance of doubt, this is a temporal humanitarian aid worker job with three months’ duration"

The online portal for applications for those interested has been open since Monday, January 8, 2024.

Why the humanitarian jobs?

According to the ministry, the job openings are targeted at improving the Ministry’s response time and quality of response in the communities affected.

It was also stated that this job is for persons residents in those locations to help with community relationships and interaction.

The Local Government Areas (LGAs) concerned in Plateau State are Barkin Ladi, Bokkos and Mangu.

To apply for the job use these links and

Permanent Secretary, Enitan takes over from Betta Edu

Meanwhile, following the suspension of Betta Edu, the minister of humanitarian affairs and poverty alleviation, Abel Olumuyiwa Enitan, the permanent secretary of the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation has assumed control of the ministry.

Read also

"Banana peels in corridors of power”: Former Lagos deputy governor weighs in on Betta Edu’s scandal had reported that Edu was suspended on Monday, January 8, due to alleged public funds payments into private accounts.

Enitan takes charge following the issuance of a letter from the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) office.

Man shares perfect CV format that turned him into hot cake

Meanwhile, previously reported that a man has gone viral on social media after showing off a new Curriculum Vitae (CV) style that worked for him.

According to the young man, he had been submitting several resumes to different companies with no response. Surprisingly, he began to get several offers after changing his CV to a particular format which he displayed on TikTok.

The new style was very clean, neat and organised and some netizens claimed they were familiar with the format. The video was shared on TikTok by @professionhero.


Dave Ibemere avatar

Dave Ibemere (Senior Business Editor) Dave Ibemere is a senior business editor at He is a financial journalist with over a decade of experience in print and online media. He also holds a Master's degree from the University of Lagos. He is a member of the African Academy for Open-Source Investigation (AAOSI), the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations and other media think tank groups. He previously worked with The Guardian, BusinessDay, and headed the business desk at Ripples Nigeria. Email:

Online view pixel