774,000 Jobs : Makinde Deputy Faults Selection Process In Oyo
Oyo state deputy governor, Alhaji Rauf Olaniyan has faulted the selection process into the Extended Special Public Works(ESPW) programme established by Federal Government in Oyo state, westerndailynews reports.
Olaniyan made the comment on Tuesday, during the flagging off of the programme in the state, held within the premises of the Akinyele Local Government Secretariat, Moniya, Ibadan
Thou, Olaniyan commended members of the state committee headed by Hon. Ope Salami for the smooth flagged off of the programme, but noted flaw in the selection process of the committee members, saying state government should be fully carried along.
According to him, only one slot was given to the state government out of nine slots, urging government to correct the lapses in the next phase of the programme.
He implored the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) to use performance indicator for the participants to be able to assess the progress of the programme.
He also urged the beneficiaries to see the programme as an opportunity to contribute their quaters to the nation’s building and also improve their living standard