The Agri-Business/Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) Loan Training Program

The Agri-Business/Small & Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) is an initiative to support the Federal Government’s efforts and policy measures for the promotion of agricultural businesses and small/medium enterprises (SMEs) as vehicles for sustainable economic and employment generation.

To be eligible interested applicants must attend a one week compulsory training with a Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) certified Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI).


Financing under the Scheme shall be for start-ups, business expansion or revival of ailing companies. The terms of the loans shall be as follows:

Loan amount:  Up to N10,000,000

Interest: 9% per annum

Tenor: Up to 7 years (depending on nature/gestation period of the project)

Moratorium: Maximum of 18 months.

Training Locations: CYID office Abuja/Lagos & online (zoom)

Duration: Monday – Friday

Physical training:

Online training: 4pm-5.30pm

For participation and further information please call Ken on +234-9-292-1158