Out Of the 250,000 businesses that the Federal Government will be providing free CAC business name registration for, 100,000 businesses have so far benefited leaving 150,000 businesses on the waiting list.
The Federal Government survivalfund Scheme have 4 categories ( Payroll, Formalization, guaranteed Offtake, and SME grant).
So far, 296,032 employees have benefitted from the Payroll Support Scheme. 166,000 artisans have benefitted from the Artisan Support Scheme and 100,000 businesses have benefitted from the CAC free business name registration.
The Survival-Fund payroll Support Scheme portal was reopened on the 27th of January 2021 for States yet to meet their Quota apply. You can visit https://www.survivalfund.gov.ng to complete your application.
The general public is therefore warned NOT TO PAY ANYONE for the CAC Registration or any of the other schemes under the MSME Survival Fund program, as the application process is absolutely free.