5144 persons, 828 companies benefit from FG Payroll Support Fund in Ondo


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Some 5, 144 persons and 828 companies have so far benefited from the Federal Government (FG) Payroll Support Fund under the Survival Fund Scheme in the last three months in Ondo State.

Mrs Kosemani Kolawole, the state Focal Person for the government‘s programme, made this known on Wednesday in Akure, during a meeting with beneficiaries of the FG support programme.

Kolawole, who said that about 13,000 slots were allocated to the state by the FG, said that hospitals, hotels,  chambers, schools,  and other private enterprises had benefited from the programme.

“This is the first component. Other components have been benefiting too.  There are five components; apart from the payroll support, we have the artisans/drivers scheme, which give 9,000 slots.

“The artisan enumeration has been completed, payment has started, but not yet completed while the driver enumeration is yet to start.

“The third is the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) which has also been completed,…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper