The President Muhammadu Buhari administration says a complete of 465,820 Nigerians have benefitted from the payroll help scheme nationwide.
Presidential spokesman, Laolu Akande in an announcement mentioned the federal government’s Financial Sustainability Plan (ESP) continues to impression lives and small companies.
The graduation of fee to beneficiaries of the Payroll Help monitor and the one-time Common MSME Grant was introduced on Sunday.
It adopted the approval of the Steering Committee of the MSME’s Survival Fund for the fee to profitable beneficiaries of the Payroll Help and Common MSME Grant tracks.
“Particularly for this spherical, over N13billion has been made accessible for the Payroll Help monitor, and over N2billion for the Common MSME Grant respectively”, Akande famous.
For the Payroll Help monitor, the place beneficiaries get N30,000 or N50,000 grant per 30 days, 146,065 beneficiaries from 28 States have began receiving fee of the sum of N30,000 every.
Every beneficiary will obtain the fee of N90,000 as three-months’ wage help immediately from the federal authorities.
The states are Abia, Adamawa, Anambra, Bayelsa, Borno, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Gombe, Imo, and Jigawa.
Others embody Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Lagos, Nasarawa, Niger, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo, Sokoto, Taraba, Yobe, and Zamfara.
Additionally, beneath the Common MSME Grants monitor, 46,117 beneficiaries within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and 36 States have began receiving fee for the one-off grant of N50,000 every.