Abdulkarim Umar Kaura, Reporting Zamfara
The small and medium enterprise development agency of nigeeia,SMEDAN in collabration with zakat collection board zamfara state has organizesTelent hunt in fashion, arts and crafts for 150 participants in north west.
The director general of Dr Dikko Umar Radda revelead that in gusau during the official closing ceremony of three days 2020 telent hut, fashison , arts and crafts .
He said the federal government has eamarked over N75. Billion for the support of small medium scale business in the country to nigerian youths with aview to enable them become selt relevant
According to him only lagos, Kano, and Abia states would get the same share of the scheme considering their population.
He further explained that, after pitching first, second, and third among 10 will be given financial support of N500,000 the first position, N300,000 to the second position and N200,000 to third position respectively.
Dr. Radda commended zamfara state government under governor matawalle for hosting the event with enable enviroment for the implementation of the in the state is a welcome development
In his welcome adsress ealier the chairman zakat and endowment board professor Kabiru Umar Jabaka congratulates the parricipants and wish them allah guidance and protection in their life endeavou
In his keynote address the zamfara state governor Hon Bello Muhmmad matawalle who was represented by the speaker Hon Nasiru Ma’azu Magarya said the gesture is a part the zamfara state efforts to boost the morals of the entire people of the state.
He said zamfara state has empowering 2000 women every month with cash of N20,000 each for supporting their business.