Knocks for President Buhari as underfunding, strikes continue in sector
In any part of the world, education is the primary enabling tool for individuals to rise above poverty and overcome the circumstances of their birth.
Furore as FG resumes ‘school feeding’ programme
President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration claimed that at least 7.4 million pupils are benefitting from the National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) with critics doubting the number being bandied around by the government.
Vendors threaten to withdraw from school feeding in Taraba over alleged extortion
The Federal Government’s school feeding programme is at risk in Taraba State, as food vendors are threatening to withdraw from the programme.
‘FG feeds 10m pupils daily’
THE presidency has declared that the Federal Government’s National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme, (NHGSFP) now feeds over 9.8 million...
Government targets 10m jobs through NDE training centres
THE Federal Government would train about 10million unemployed youths through the 30 training centres of the National Directorate of Employment across 14 states.
Kaduna poultry aggregators laud school feeding programme
Poultry aggregators in Kaduna have lauded the National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) for helping to revitalise the livestock sector and generate more income.
Why 14 million primary school pupils are shut out
The Federal Government’s inability to raise the sum of N336b yearly is responsible for the partial implementation of the much-talked about National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP), and the reason why over 14 million pupils are being denied the mid-day meals...
Between free meals and hunger for learning
For the umpteenth time, the rumbling in her stomach did not go unnoticed by her classmates. Ashamed, she hid her face on her rickety desk and burst into tears.