This is very encouraging for women entrepreneurs within and outside Nigeria.
“The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revealed that 60% of the N220billion it recently earmarked for the development of micro, small and medium enterprises would be channelled to women entrepreneurs in the country.
CBN branch controller in Port Harcourt, Mr Jude Ndubisi Ekwebelem made the revelation while speaking at the national financial inclusion workshop, organised by the bank and other stakeholders in the banking sector in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. . .”
Leadership Newspaper has the full story.