The online portal for Nigerians to register for the N75billion survival fund for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), will be launched today 21 Monday September 21 by the federal government.
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According to the minister of state for industry, trade and investment, Mariam Katagum, the programme is aimed at tackling the economic challenges faced by small businesses as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
The Project Delivery Office also said in a statement;
“Nigerians interested in the Payroll Support scheme are to note that the site for registration will be open from 10 pm Monday September 21, 2020.
“In order to ensure seamless registration process, the Project Delivery Office has designed a registration schedule.
“Registration for Payroll Support will start with educational institutions on Monday and will be followed with businesses in the hospitality industry on Friday September 25 beginning from 12 A.M.
“The portal will also be open to other category of small businesses from 12 A.M., on Monday September 28, 2020.”
Those interested in benefiting from the fund were advised to log on to http://www.survivalfund.ng to register.
The scheme, which seeks to ameliorate the impact of the COVID-19, targets an average of 35,000 individuals per state