By Johnbosco Agbakwuru
ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the request of the Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Mr. Festus Keyamo, SAN, to reschedule the graduation date of the Particular Public Works Programme from the first October to 1st November, 2020.
The programme is partaking 1000 individuals from every of the 774 Native Authorities Areas within the nation for menial jobs for 3 months.
An announcement signed by the Minister in Abuja yesterday, said that the approval was primarily based principally on his memo to the President informing him that a lot of the proposed undertaking websites have been nonetheless water logged and the rains haven’t abated, whereas the programme was designed for execution through the dry season.
“It’s believed that by the first of November a lot of the undertaking websites can be prepared for work,” the assertion mentioned.
It additional said, “In the meantime, capturing of these to be engaged by the chosen Banks was progressing seamlessly throughout the 774 LGAs within the nation. Data concerning the banks hooked up to particular LGAs may be discovered on the undertaking’s web site www.specialpublicworks.gov.ng.
“Extra data are additionally obtainable with the assorted State Choice Committees.”
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