ABIA STATE AND CBN EMBARK ON EMPOWERMENT SCHEME
Written by thereachfm on March 21, 2019
Abia State is partnering with the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to encourage farmers, and artisans by exposing them to easy and better ways to source for funds to modernise their trades.
To this end, the two groups jointly organised an enlightenment workshop in Umuahia where various cooperative groups involved in various trades, were exposed to the various finance windows available for them.
Addressing the workshop, Umuahia branch Comptroller of CBN, Mudashiru Olaitan explained that Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme is one of the intervention programmes of CBN to help SMEs have access to finance.