NDE disburses N2.1 m to 210 women in Kebbi




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By Ibrahim Bello


Birnin Kebbi – The National Directorate Employment (NDE), has disbursed N2.1 to 210 in Kebbi , to boost their .
The NDE -General, Dr Nasiru Ladan, made the disclosure at the inauguration the disbursement exercise, on Sunday in Birnin Kebbi.
Ladan, was represented by Abdullahi Machika, the NDE Coordinator in the , said the scheme was designed to empower and less privileged, to enable them to expand their .
“The scheme is designed to empower and is targeted to meet the needs the poor, it is important to note that the beneficiaries are drawn the 21 local areas of the .
“We are empowering 210 women with the sum of N10, 000 each. To this end; a sum N 2.1 is injected into the economy of the state.
“It help of the beneficiaries and make them become self-reliant,” he said.
Ladan urged the beneficiaries to ensure effective utilization of the money and engage in productive activities.
The also called on the state and local councils, and to collaborate with the agency to in the state.
One of the beneficiaries, Ms Aisha Abubakar, lauded the gesture and to make good use of the money.

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