Over 14, 000 former N-Power beneficiaries are still at a loss regarding their five-month outstanding stipend arrears.
Despite the promise by Sadiya Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development of Nigeria, to pay all outstanding stipends of exited N-Power beneficiaries before the end of 2020, the Nigerian youths are still yet to get paid - eight months after her pledge. Read more here.
Hajiya Sadiya Umar-Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, disclosed this at the presentation of engagement letters and devices to the monitors, on Monday in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State.
Umar-Farouq, represented by the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Legal Matters, Aminu Shamaki, said each of the independent monitor was expected to monitor a designated number of beneficiaries of the programme. Read more here.
The Federal Government has said that the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP), which the famed N-Power scheme is one of, was introduced to reduce hunger among vulnerable Nigerians.
Hajia Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, said this on Tuesday at a stakeholders’ meeting in Awka, Anambra State. Read more here.
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