Connect with us

Latest Aproko

FG Approves $20m Tech Fund For Young Innovators


The Federal Authorities on Tuesday authorized the sum of $20million know-how fund for younger innovators.

The sum was put aside by the Financial institution of Business (BoI) in furtherance of the Buhari administration’s drive to assist Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs).

This was disclosed by the Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande.

READ ALSO: Buhari Inaugurates New Members Of NASS Service Fee

He added that this was the end result of a gathering on the presidential villa in Abuja, which was presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to evaluate progress on the Buhari administration’s efforts to assist MSMEs.

In response to Akande, the Central Financial institution of Nigeria (CBN) can be providing a N90 Billion smooth mortgage facility for small scale agriculture enterprises.

He added that the Nationwide MSMEs clinics pushed by the Vice President has now reached 26 States, with extra clinics to come back within the collection.

Additionally, the Nationwide Company for Meals and Drug Administration and Management (NAFDAC) is now poised greater than ever to register extra Nigerians venturing into the meals and drug companies.

All Federal Authorities companies enjoying one position or the opposite within the MSMEs sector attended the assembly.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *