Nigeria Strategic Empowerment: All You Need to Know

Nigeria Strategic Empowerment (NSE) is a youth empowerment programme set up by a development company called Be Your Own Boss Vocational Training School. The mission of this initiative is to help to eradicate poverty in Nigeria and among the youth and adults who are willing to take steps to better their lives and create a better future for the country.

Nigeria Strategic Empowerment (NSE) is a strategic development project of Be Your Own Boss Vocational Training School. It is a skill acquisition program that is designed to empower the youths and adults in creating employment opportunities for themselves and eradicate poverty. The Nigeria Strategic Empowerment wants to make sure every youth is skilled in at least one vocational programme. These youths can subsequently become entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurship will in turn boost the economic growth and development of Nigeria. Have you often heard of the Nigeria Strategic Empowerment Programme and wondered how you can be a part of it? Do want to be enrolled in any of the various NSE empowerment programmes? Then you are in the right place. This article covers all you need to know about Nigeria’s Strategic Empowerment.

Nigeria Strategic Empowerment: All You Need to Know

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The Vision of the Nigeria Strategic Empowerment Programme is to contribute its part in seeing Nigeria as an unemployment free Nation. The programme is meant to be of great help to the Nigerian youths as they learn and start businesses in Nigeria.

 Reasons for Participation in Nigeria Strategic Empowerment Program 

If you are in doubt of participating in the Nigeria Strategic Empowerment Program (NSE). These are reasons why you should participate.

Nigeria is currently facing lots of challenges in terms of her economy and employment rate. The rate of unemployment and the number of unemployed graduates in the country is alarming. What is worse is that many more graduates are being churned by various institutions in the country. As graduate is faced with two options: to either wait to get a white-collar job or dare to start a business for yourself. NSE is a programme that helps youths who want to create opportunities for themselves in Nigeria. NSE trains you to develop yourself in any trade of your choice. This can turn out to be your major source of income and help in solving daily needs.

Get a Recognized Certificate

With Nigeria Strategic Empowerment, you can get a certificate after the training. This certificate is recognized all over Nigeria and applies to everyone irrespective of their career choice.

 How to Apply for Nigeria Strategic Empowerment

You can begin your career with Nigeria Strategic Empowerment Program. All you need to do is take the following steps:

Register for free

Choose your preferred empowerment program

After registration, you are required to print your online empowerment slip. You must present this online slip at the screening venue.

If you misplace your online slip at any time, you can retrieve it slip from the programme’s online portal. After the training, participants will be moved to the financial enlightenment programme. Here, you will be matched with funding, loans, or grants.


The Nigeria Strategic Empowerment Training is free. However, interested participants will have to pay for a registration fee of N5,000. After the training, Nigeria Strategic Empowerment issues certificate to the candidates irrespective of the trade they learnt.

Note: Payment of registration fee is made during the training at the training venue itself (this means you are not required or expected to pay ahead of time).

The trainings offered you at the NSE programme allows you to be employed or self-employed.

NSE Available Programmes

The Nigeria Strategic Employment offers various programmes which you can pick from. These programs are:

  • Recharge card printing
  • Web design
  • CCTV installation
  • Satellite dish installation
  • Poultry farming
  • Fish farming
  • Inverter/solar system installation
  • Mobile phone repair
  • Laptop computer repair
  • Networking
  • Fresh feed production
  • Snail farming
  • Makeup artistry and Gele tying
  • Bead Making
  • Event planning and Decorations
  • Hairdressing
  • Catering (cooking, pastries)
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Soap and cream making and shampoo.


All these training sessions are organized with one thing in mind; to help youths gain at least one vocational skill so they can afterward become entrepreneurs and contribute to a robust and vibrant economy in Nigeria.

How to pay the Registration fee

The Nigeria Strategic Empowerment training Programme is free but the registration fee is N5,000 naira only. Payment of registration fee is made during the training at the training venue itself (this means you are not required or expected to pay ahead of time). Here is how to pay for the NSE Registration fee:

To pay through the bank or transfer, the account details are below;

Bank name: FCMB Bank PLC

Account name: Be Your Own Boss

Account Number: 5187749017

Benefits of participating in the Nigerian Strategic Empowerment training

  • Getting trained at NSE empowers you with skills that can help you become independent and self-reliant
  • Getting trained at NSE gives you access to Loan (By United Bank for Africa) U.B.A
  • Participants gain access to funding (By Be Your Own Boss Multipurpose cooperative society)
  • Participants have access to their own system, so they can employ labour and generate income even while at rest
  • Participants have access to Basic start-up tools for their specific businesses
  • Participants have access to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Loan

United Bank for Africa is an official partner of Nigeria Strategic Empowerment.

The requirement for NSE Empowerment

Below are requirements in order to be able to participate in the Nigeria Strategic Empowerment

All prospective participants must be from Nigeria

Participants must have 5 five credit in O level examinations. Credit passes must include mathematics and English language

Prospective participants must be fluent in the English language

Prospective participants must have good communication skills

Prospective participants must be between the ages of 18 and 35

Other services offered by Be Your Own Boss Vocational Training School include:

  • Website Design
  • Application Development
  • Mobile Development
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Digital Marketing
  • Website Development
  • eBook Writing
  • Ruby on Rails Development
  • Php Development


Nigeria Strategic Empowerment has its head office at:
Plot 37 Ekukinam Street
Opp. ABC Transportation,
Utako District FCT Abuja

Phone number: 0902 (857) 1149

Email address: info@nigeriastrategicempowerment


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