Dino Melaye, former Kogi West Senator has faulted the Federal Authorities’s determination to donate N25bn to Nigerian youths to put money into enterprise.
Melaye stated the choice was hasty and lacked an indepth analytical framework.
In a put up on his Fb web page, the previous lawmaker stated the cash could be used for feeding because of corruption and what he termed continual infrastructure.
Based on Melaye: “The 25b naira donation to Nigerian Youth by the Federal Authorities to develop enterprise is hasty, spontaneous and lacks in-depth analytical framework for capability constructing.
“With poor infrastructure and continual corruption the cash will probably be used to feed. The Authorities should be honest with the folks. SDM”
Recall that the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, had disclosed that the Federal Authorities had created a N25bn Youth Fund as a part of efforts to deal with the EndSARS protests and different associated youth restiveness throughout the nation.
Ahmed had disclosed this throughout a stakeholders’ assembly with the Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Dr Hadiza Balarabe, in Kaduna, over the weekend.