The Lagos State Agripreneurship Program (LAP) Online Application Now Open

The Lagos State Agripreneurship Program (LAP) Online Application Now Open

The Lagos Agripreneurship Program (LAP) was conceptualized by Mr. Governor, Babajide Olusola Sanwoolu as an intervention program aimed at creating jobs, reducing poverty and ensuring food security through the training and empowerment of women and youth in agricultural practices modern as agripreneurs.

This is in line with the roles of the Ministry of Agriculture in the state government’s THEMES development agenda, which includes capacity building, wealth and job creation, ensuring food security, among others. Suitably qualified candidates are invited to apply for a one-month training in Poultry, Pig Husbandry, Aquaculture, Plant Value Chains, E-Agriculture and Agro-Industry at the Agricultural Training Institute, Araga, Epe.

At the end of the training, the participants will also follow an internship and mentoring phase of at least 3 months in the chosen value chains. Subsequently, successful participants will be matched with funding sources for loan consideration.

Terms:

  1. Unemployed
  2. Passion for agriculture
  3. Minimum of upper secondary school certificate
  4. Satisfactory physical condition/health
  5. The age varies between 18-35 years for men and 18-55 years for women

Lagos State Agripreneurship Program (LAP) – Application Method

  1. Qualified applicants should visit the LAP APPLICATION PORTAL from September 12, 2022 to complete the online application form.
  2. Applicants must follow the online instructions to complete the registration form and upload the required documents (applicant’s LASRRA card and academic credentials).
  3. Applicants are advised to take photos of the above mentioned documents and store them on their smart phones, tablets or laptops/desktops before accessing the registration portal. This is to facilitate the downloading of documents upon request.
  4. Applicants are requested to complete all required details as failure to do so will render their application incomplete.
  5. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by SMS to attempt an online aptitude test on dates to be set for each month.

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