Federal Government’s Special Cash Grant Project for Rural Women in Ogun State ~Ajasa-Info

The Deputy Governor of Ogun State Mrs. Noimot Salako Oyedele represented His Excellency Prince Dapo MFR at the flag off of the Federal Government’s Special Cash Grant Project for Rural Women in Ogun State.

The Honourable Minister, Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar-Farouq, who was represented by the Permanent Secretary, Alhaji Bashir Alkali reiterated the Federal Government’s commitment to alleviating poverty in the country.

His Excellency expressed his gratitude to President Muhammadu Buhari for the various initiatives which had been launched to ameliorate the economic challenges caused by COVID-19.

He congratulated the beneficiaries of the Cash Grant for Rural Women, a one-off grant to some of the poorest and most vulnerable women in rural and peri-urban areas of the state and cautioned them not to see the money as a bonus but as additional capital in their respective businesses.

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