Gwamnatin tarayya ta bayyana cewa zata kara yawan ma’aikatan N-Power daga 500,000 zuwa 1,000,000.
Hakan na kunshene cikin jawabin ranar ma’aikata ta Duniya da shugaba Buhari yayi a jiya, Asabar.
Yace hakan zai samar da ayyukan yi da kuma rage radadin talauci, kamar yanda kamfanin dillancin Labaran Najeriya, NAN ya ruwaito.
Shugaban ya kuma ce sun kara yawan wanda suke baiwa tallafin kudi daga gidaje Miliyan 2.6 zuwa Miliyan 7.6. Shugaban ya kuma yi jawabin cewa akwai tsare-tsaren tallafawa jama’a dan rage radadin matsin talauci da zuwan cutar covid-19 ta kawo.
We also have put in place some socio-economic policies, which also include Conditional Cash Transfer for the vulnerable poor from 2.6 million households (13 million persons) to 7.6 million households (about 32 million persons).
”COVID-19 Rapid Response Register (RRR) for urban Poor, which now has 4.8 million households (20 million persons) which also include urban poor/working class.
”Also, through the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, there is the Entrepreneur Support Programme and, this even includes the vulnerable workers amongst the urban poor
We also have the Artisan Support Fund, Payroll Support Fund for small scale businesses, Business Formalisation aimed at encouraging micro, small and medium enterprises by offering free registration for upcoming businesses by the Corporate Affairs Commission.
”There is also Guaranteed Off-take Stimulus Scheme for Small Medium Enterprises for producers of hygienic products and packaged food to encourage entrepreneurship and industries, “he said.
He, however, added that the National Youth Investment Fund (NYIF) for young entrepreneurs had N75 billion for three years, all aimed at support for the labour force.