Kwara approves N100m SME funds for market groups

Date: 2018-01-11

THE Kwara State gover-nor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the release of N100 million Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) funding to market associations in the state. He said disbursement would be made to beneficiaries of the Fund on the basis of association. Naira Ahmed stated this at a meeting with Artisans, and members of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) and Market Association in Ilorin.

He said: "The SME funding we promised the market association is ready for collection and also other support required by the different associations in form of buses, secretariat and other minor supports, would be attended to."

The governor said members of the artisan groups would be patronised under the forthcoming State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) projects in order to enhance the economic status and wellbeing of their members. He appealed to all associations and groups to cooperate with the Internal Revenue Service (KWIRS) to make tax collection in the state easy and to also ensure that taxes are applied to the benefit of contributors.

Earlier, Director-General, Bureau of SME in the state, Mr. Segun Soewu, recalled that about N2.2 billion had been committed to SME in the state.

Source

 

 


Cloud Tag: What's trending

Click on a word/phrase to read more about it.

Bolaji Abdullahi     Igbomina     Monsurat Omotosho     Saka Saadu     Kupchi Hosea Maxwell     Akande Idowu Ayoola Muhammed     NSCIA     Haliru Yahaya     Olaiya Zuberu     Sunday Otokiti     Agboola Babatunde     Tosin Saraki     Government House     Sango-UITH Road     Quran     AbdulGaniyu Kareem     Musa Abdullahi     Bayo Lawal     Halimat Yusuf     Geri-Alimi Split Diamond Interchange     Saliu Alamoyo     Bola Iyabo Ibiyeye Adisa     Babatunde Idiagbon     Hamidat Sulyman-Yusuf     Amos Sayo     Bukola Ajikobi     Popo-Igbonna     Ajikobi     Kishira     Abdulfatai Baakini     Oladimeji Thompson     Patigi Regatta     Sunday Fagbemi     Joseph Yemi Ajayi     Matthew Babaoye     Falokun-Oja     AbdulHamid Adi     Osi     Odo-Owa     Odolaye Aremu     Babata     Shonga     Abdulazeez Uthman     Olatunji Moronfoye     Yahaya Abdulkareem     Valsolar Consultoria     Goodluck Jonathan     Modibo Kawu     College Of Education     Sulyman Age AbdulKareem     High Court     Halidu Danbaba     Samuel Adaramola     Ajayi Okasanmi     Salman Alada     IDPU     Buhari     Basit Olatunji     Ajidagba     Saka Asiat Ayinke     Abdulhakeem Amao     Olusegun Adeniyi     Al-Adaby     Kwara Polytechnic     Revenue Court     Y.A. Abdulkareem     Kwara Restoration Project     Olayinka Are     Saheed Popoola     Salihu Jibril Garbi     Ahmed Idris Mohammed     Bashiru Makama     Ijagbo Health Centre     Ojuekun Sarumi     Muhammadu Buhari     Olofa Of Offa     Maryam A. Garuba