Nigeria. Bridging the skills gap and tackling unemployment of vocational graduates through partnerships in Nigeria
The level of skills possessed by vocational education graduates for employment has been a worrisome issue in Nigeria. The study revealed that industries and institutions partnerships will help to bridge the skills gap and reduce unemployment of vocational education graduates in Nigeria through workplace partnership like resource sharing, staff exchange and the establishment of vocational skills exhibition centres amongst others. Based on the findings of the study, it was recommended that industries, government and institutions should establish partnership that will help to enhance the skills and chances of employment of vocational education graduates in Nigeria.