Akwa Ibom state government has inaugurated A 20-member selection committee to liaise with the federal government agencies for the creation of 774,000 jobs for some class of citizens in the state.
The committee is expected to put together 31,000 people in the state, who would earn the sum of N20,000 each on a monthly basis for three months.
The beneficiaries of the job will work with the Federal Government to help cushion the effects of the corona virus pandemic on the citizens.
The inauguration which took place at the Federal Secretariat in Uyo, was performed by the Governor of Akwa Ibom State Deac. Udom Emmanuel.
The Permanent Secretary of the State Ministry of Labour and Man Power Planning, Mrs. Valerie Obot who represented Gov Emmanuel at the event, pledged state government’s unflinching support towards the success of the programme in the state.
Mrs. Eno Udi who is the chairman of the committee explained that those expected to benefit from the programme include the indigent, skilled labourers, and physically challenged citizens of the state.
Other members of the committee include the chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Akwa Ibom state chapter, Dr Ndueso Ekwere, and chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Akwa Ibom state chapter, Mr. Uwem Inyang.
According to Federal Government, every state should employ 1000 persons from each local government to help FG fight Covid-19 and they will be entitled to 20,000 naira monthly for 3 months.
AKSG Inaugurates Committee to Select Beneficiaries of 774000 FG Jobs
Its could be recalled that last week, FG had inaugurated committee that will employ and pay 20,000 naira monthly to 774,000 people.
The program which was set up by President Muhammadu Buhari will help 774,000 citizens earn the sum of 20,000 naira monthly.
The program is called Special Public Work Program.
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