Govt approves N30,000 monthly salary for unemployed youths- The Cross River Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has officially signed an approved N30,000 stimulus package to the vulnerable youths across the 18 local government areas of the state.
He said this while during a brief state interview with newsmen in the state, saying, the N30,000 monthly stipend will be disbursed to the youths of the state, especially unemployed ones and automatic employment will be given to 8,000 youths between the ages f 18 and 35 respectively.
“ We are starting the real palliative on Tuesday. Whether you are a gardener or cleaner; whatever you can do, we will give you a job but we can only pay you N 30, 000. If you know you need it and want to earn that amount, please put down your names and phone numbers; you will be contacted.
“ The food will be shared through our traditional rulers to all the 18 LGAs. We want it to get to the grassroots; this is not about political party, it is about governance. We will also give to churches and various religious organizations to distribute because they know the people well. ”