Ogbeni Dipo laments, says over 17,000 PhD holders in Nigeria are unemployed

A UK-based Nigerian lecturer and Twitter Influencer, Dipo Awojide popularly known on the micro-blogging platform as Ogbeni Dipo has lamented over the high rate of unemployed PhD holders in Nigeria.

In a post made via his Twitter account, Ogbeni Dipo stated that 17,831 PhD holders in Nigeria are currently unemployed.

He lamented over the high figure in a brief post as he was visibly shocked which reflected in his exclamation of ‘‘My God”.

He wrote; “17,831 people with PhDs but unemployed in Nigeria. My God.”

In other news, we reported recently that Nigerian singer, Azeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley penned his thoughts on the issue of entertainers and celebrities feeling the urge to constantly flaunt their wealth and luxurious lifestyle on social media.

Naira Marley in a Twitter post, stated that he does not see the need to constantly show off his riches of assets.

He went further to say that the reason he does not flaunt his riches online is solely because he has the real money as such, there’s no need to try and prove a point.

“I don’t see the constant need in showing off because I actually have real money,” he wrote.

Musician turned Real Estate developer and businessman, Eldee has reacted to the Marlian president’s statement, pointing out that it is usually people who don’t have that feel the need to show off.

He said; “Na person wey never get dey do fala folo.”