The Senate criticized, Mr Festus Keyamo ( SAN ) , again on Wednesday over the enrollment of 774 , 000 Nigerians for the Government ‘ s Exceptional Open Works program.
Representative for the Senate , Dr Ajibola Basiru, in a meeting with The PUNCH , portrayed as bogus , a case by Fesus Keyamo that every individual from the Public Get together was given 30 openings in the progressing cross country open works enrollment .
As the Senate challenged Keyamo , the Ogun State Executive of Uncommon Open Works , Congressperson Gbenga Obadara, in a meeting with The PUNCH , said four phD and 200 degree holders were among candidates in the state .
Review that the President , Significant General Muhammadu Buhari ( retd .) , had a couple of months prior , affirmed the work of 774 , 000 laborers as a major aspect of endeavors to pad the financial difficulty brought about by the COVID – 19 pandemic.
Under the program , Nigerians , who are unskilled, will gain N 20 , 000 each consistently for a quarter of a year .
In any event , 1 , 000 workers will be enrolled from every one of the 774 nearby government zones of the nation .
The program ran into a hitch a month ago when the Public Gathering and Keyamo differ over who should deal with the enrollment .
The Legislators had demanded that the program ought to be dealt with by the Public Directorate of Work .
We didn ‘ t ask for openings , we weren’ t given any – Senate tells Keyamo
He , in this way , cautioned Keyamo against utilizing the program to extort the officials .