MINISTER OF FINANCE
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has urged parents to instill family values in their children as a way to save the country from degeneration.
The minister made the call in Kaduna during a stakeholders meeting and noted that parents have failed their children as they have not put the required values in them.
She reminded them that their children need to be upright and stop all forms of criminality in the country for their own good.
The minister told the stakeholders that the Federal Government has created an N75 billion entrepreneurship support fund, to enable youths in the country to grow their businesses and be economically independent.
She explained that the fund would support the youth to actualize their innovative and entrepreneurial ideas, be productive and employers of labour.
Also speaking at the event, the Minister of Environment, Dr. Muhammad Mahmud, called for collective efforts to tackle the security challenges in the country.