To underscore the acute unemployment in Nigeria, no fewer than 6,776 job-seekers have been short-listed for 200 job positions at the Auchi Polytechnic in Edo State.
The information is contained in a statement signed by the institution’s Registrar, Dr Margaret Aashikpelokhai.
The job seekers whose screening started on April 2, are vying for only 200 vacancies.
About 1,326 of the job seekers applied for the position of Administrative Officer II while the posts of assistant lecturer, accountant II, assistant registrar, senior assistant registrar and chief lecturer account for the rest.
The screening is expected to end on April 10.