The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has disclosed that the Federal Government was creating a survival fund and payroll support for private schoolteachers, artisans, and small businesses. According to him, this is to help them cushion the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic
Osinbajo made this known when he featured on the “state of the nation” session with the theme, “A stimulating exchange on the State of the Nation,” moderated by the Publisher of ThisDay newspaper, Mr Nduka Obaigbena.
“We are currently compiling the data, the criteria is already set. There are plans also for other sectors including the hospitality and aviation sector.” He said.