In response to the COVID-19 epidemic and in line with the vision and vision of the Federal Government of Nigeria to eradicate 100 million Nigerians from poverty within a decade, the Federal Government of Nigeria on behalf of 36 states and the FCT $ received and $ 750 in loans to government loans and FCT to implement a two-year emergency response program called Nigeria COVID-19 Motion Recovery and Financial Incentives (NG-CARES). Each country allocated $ 20 million ex-ante, $ 15 million FCT and $ 15 million to the Federal Directorate of CARES.
The NG-CARES program aims to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 disaster on the lives of the poor, farmers, vulnerable families, communities and smallholder farmers. Funding is a state-of-the-art (RforR) program by the state and the FCT, while federal funding is supported by the International Challenge Fund (IPF).But there are websites provided for different states including in which you could use to apply online .
Agricultural Business Ideas
- Urban Agriculture 2. Farmer’s Market Vending
3.Herb Growing 4. Vegetable Farming 5.Livestock Feed Manufacturing 6.Fruit Growing 7.Field Crop Farming 8.Nursery Operation 9.Dairy Farming 10.Poultry Farming 11.Fish Farming 12. Rabbit Raising 13.Snail Farming 14.Mushroom Farming
15. Beekeeping 16.Honey Production 17.Beeswax Processing 18. Soy Production
19. Food Delivery
20. Bulk Foodstuff Wholesaling 21.Weed Killer Production 22. Fruit Canning
23. Jam Production 24. Juice Production 25. Meat Packing 26. Hatchery Operation
27. Florist Business 28.Spice Production 29 .Nut Processing
30. Organic Gardening 31.Sustainable Farm Consulting
32. Agricultural Equipment Rental 33.Worm Farming 34.Goat Rentals
35. Christmas Tree Farming 36.Christmas trees.
37. Firewood Production 38.Tree Seed Supply 39. Oil Production
40 Potted Plant Sales 41.Butterfly Farming 42.Wool Production 43. Pet Food Production
41. Farm Sitting
42. Corn Maize Operation
43. Petting Zoo Operation 44. Educational Farming 44.Trail Ride Service
1. School of theater 2. Graphics and technology
3.School of Music 4.Line break 5. Ecommerce Consultant 6.Staff training7.E-teaching
8. Fashion Design Center
9. First aid training
10. Flower arrangements instructions
11. Jewelry industry
12. College of Science and Technology
13. College Work
14.Change the list online
16. security school 17.Sewing training
18.Training sports activities
19. Publish the book
20. Stunt College
21. Catering faculty
22. School of Convention
23. Fashion designs
Lodges, at the Bar Business Center
Food and beverage industry
Program Management Company
Travel business ,The gym ,Travel and attractions.
Sms marketing , sell of network equipment ,mobile payment service, blogging . cyber cafe business , recruitment agency call centers , cable Tv network provider.
OTHER BUSINESS SECTORS THAT CAN ACCESS NG CARES
.oil and gas
Oil and Gas
CATEGORIES OF NG CARES LOANS/GRANT
The NG CARES comprises of different but there major ones that Entrepreneurs can apply
- INFORMAL BUSINESS: these are businesses that have not been formalized. These businesses have not been registered with Corporate Affairs Commission
- FORMAL BUSINESS: these are businesses that have been formalized , that’s they are registered with Corporate Affairs Commission
HOW MUCH CAN ONE ACCCESS FROM NG CARES PROGRAMESS
How much you can access from NG CARES is dependent on the status of your business venture. Informal businesses will receive from 100,000 to 1,000000 Naira while Formal Business will receive 1 million and above.
REQUIREMENTS / CONTENTS OF NG CARES PHYSICAL FORM
I earlier said that outside applying online , you can go to physical centers of NG CARES near you to pick up registration form .
Below are the contents of that form
1.NAME OF ENTERPRISE
3. L.G.A OF BUSINESS
4. EMAIL ADDRESS
5.BRANCH (ES) (IF ANY )
6.NATURE OF BUSINESS
7. SIZE (MICRO , SMALL OR MEDUIM)
8.NAME OF OWNER /DIRECTOR
9. PHONE MUMBER
10. IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
11.MEANS OF IDENTIFICATION : International passport , permanent voters card , Drivers License or National Identification Number
13.DATE OF BIRTH
14.BUSINESS START YEAR
15.CAC REGISTRATION NUMBER
17. NUMBER OF EMPLOYEE
19 . EDI –ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE CERIFICATE (This certificate can be acquired from SMEDAN and National Directorate of Employment
NG CARES DISBURSEMENT DATE
Ng CARES disbursement is done by the 36 state government including FCT and as such disbursement method is not centralized.
Each statement Government can decide their time of disbursement.
Nevertheless , some states like Akwaibom https://ngcares.gov.ng/stimulus/aks-inject-n1b/
Abia state https://ngcares.gov.ng/states/taraba-appoints-gm/
Adamawa state https://ngcares.gov.ng/uncategorized/adamawa-advocacy/
Have either commenced or about to disburse to NG CARES beneficiaries in their states
LINKS TO APPLY FOR NG CARES
Below are links to apply for NG CARES .
To begin https://ngcares.gov.ng is the general which serves as the information center for the NG CARES Programme. 234 701 453 4703
To contact NG CARES Headquarters call +234 701 453 4703 OR EMAIL email@example.com
Below are the state cares link you can use to apply but I would advise you locate their physical center near you to also get a form to apply
Federal Capital Territory https://cares.plax.ng/Abuja
Federal Capital Territory https://cares.plax.ng/Abuja
NG CARES PHYSICAL CENTRES FOR DIFFERENT STATES
Staff Development Center
Kpirikpiri Abakiliki, Ebonyi state
Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF)
16 Billings Way, Oregun, Ikeja
ABIA STATE .
Investment House adjacent to state secretariat complex Umuahia.
Government House ,Owerri
Ministry of Economic Development and Ibom Deep Seaport. 2nd Floor, Block 3, Phase 2, Idongesit Nkanga Secretariat Complex,
Nasarawa State Community And Social Development Agency
1 Markurdi Road Nasara Housing Estate, Lafia
Kogi Enterprise Development Agency
No. 4 Natures Garden Street, Ganaja Road PMB 202, Lokoja, 260101, Lokoja
Delta State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency (DEMSMA)
3, Michael Fidelis Nwaefulu Street, GRA, Behind DSS Office, Asaba
Ministry of Finance & Economic Planning
1ST FLOOR NEW STATE SECRETARIAT, TAKUR, P.M.B 7014, DUTSE
ASBA- Anambra Small Business Agency Management Located at 3rd Floor, Hallmark Plaza, Beside Christ Embassy Enugu – Onitsha Expressway by Kwata Junction Awka, Anambra State
Ministry Of Trade and commerce
Abuja Enterprise Agency
Cadastral B15 JAHI ABUJA, NIGERIA
30 thoughts on “How to apply for NG CARES World Bank Grants/loans in Nigeria 2022”
Very interesting , and good news for Nigerian
Where can I get BENUE STATE coordinators contact to get nominated.
Imo state is not there oooo,
How can i apply for this
Plss can we apply from our presidential state like me that is residing in Lagod
Kano state is not mentioned or included above….
Is kano among the beneficiary of NG Cares?
Kano is included sir
Hello my is ismaila khalilu
My phone number is 08068940005
There a rumour of a site people say you should put our account details. They said is another form from my cares. They called it ng cares technical …….
Pls is it true?
That one is for their Enumerators
Nasarawa has been missing from the list till now, why?
I did not see Nasarawa state
Nasaraww is included, check well
God bless you Nwokeoma. Please can we apply from our residential state or state of origin. Thanks
Yes you can
Okpara, thanks for your efforts in supplying us many informations. Please are we permitted to also fill ngcaresgov.ng/ technical work shop?
Also, nothing is happening in my residential state(Rivers) but after registering online, i clicked on submit. I don’t know if it went. When is the closing date?
I’m just seeing login . No sign up
Kano is not included sir
I was told ngcares has three stages pls sir can u explain this stages so we dont miss out.
Kindly explain why an applicant needs to be nominated by state coordinator before the application can fly?
Very laudable programme. How can one apply.
Please Mr. OKPARAIJEZIE, I tried using my phone but was denied access in filling the form.
Can you tell the cause for this?
Which form in particular?
How can I register for RIVERS STATE please
Me too am trying did u finally get to their office 07033603521 incase we can visit together
I am interested
I was told, I need to be nominated by my State coordinator
I want to learn
We are advised to be care with links.
How can I know the authenticity of this one