The Hon. Minister of State, Labour & Employment and Supervising Minister of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE), Mr. Festus Keyamo (SAN) today inaugurated the Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee on the Special Public Works Program approved by President Muhammadu Buhari to employ 1,000 persons in each of the 774 Local Government Areas for a 3-month period.
According to the Minister, the Inter-Ministerial Steering Committee for the Special Public Works Programme is to be chaired by:
DG, NDE, Dr. Nasiru Ladan & has representatives from the;
Ministries of Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning,
Federal Ministry of Health,
Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development,
Federal Ministry of Environment,
Federal Ministry of Transportation,
Ministry of Water Resources,
Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, and
The Ministry of Labour & Employment.