Tarabans have been encouraged to apply for the survival fund made available by the Federal Government.
The focal person of the fund in the State Iliya Ibrahim Agabi made this known during an interface with Newsmen at the Government House Jalingo.
He said the Federal and State governments are working in synergy to improve the living condition of the masses as a result of Covid 19 that has crippled all sectors of the economy hence the need for the people to avail themselves of the opportunity.
Iliya Agabi disclosed that the State is being allocated two thousand six hundred and forty slots which are targeting mainly the vulnerable in the Society.
The Focal Person stated that the contract would be giving to those in Small and Medium Scale Enterprise mostly those that have registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission and have their Bank Verification number.
He averred that those that are into the production of Sanitizers, face mask, liquid soap while those on farming or purchasing beans, rice, plantain, soya bean, vegetable oil, and others are to benefit.
Iliya Agabi cautioned the citizens to be wary of Scammers who use various media platforms to deceive the people.
The Focal Person Said Tarabans can log on to WWW.Survivalfund.NG or call 07004000500 for registration information.
Iliya Agabi who is a Special Adviser to Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku was appointed as the Focal Person of the Survival Fund last year December in the State.