The registration portal for the N75 billion Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Survival Fund and Guaranteed Off – take schemes of the Federal Government will be opened on Monday, the Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mariam Katagum, has announced.
According to her, the project, which would run for an initial period of three months, would be opened for 1 . 7 million entities and individuals across the country.
The minister disclosed this in a statement issued in Abuja on Saturday by the Assistant Director, Information, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Oluwakemi Ogunmakinwa.
Katagum explained that the Survival Fund and Guaranteed Off – take schemes were at the core of the N2. 3 tn stimulus package of the Federal Government.
The N2 . 3 tn stimulus package, also known as the Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan, is being implemented by the Federal Government to cushion the impact of the COVID – 19 pandemic on the country’s economy.