FG utilises Abacha loot, IDA credit judiciously, says Buhari’s aide
Special Adviser to the President on Social Investments, Mrs. Maryam Uwais, has said that the Federal Government, through the National Social Investment Office (NSIO), has been channelling the recovered Abacha loot and the International Development Association (IDA)/World Bank credit to poor and vulnerable Nigerians.
12.85m Nigerians benefiting from social investment programmes, says FG
The Federal Government has disclosed that over 12.85 million Nigerians are presently benefiting from its various Social Investment Programmes (SIPs) introduced by the current administration in 2016.
Government rejigs social investment programmes for effectiveness, efficiency
The Federal Government is rejigging its social investment programmes (SIPs) for effectiveness and efficiency with the establishment of the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development.
Buhari says N-Power, others will be institutionalised
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday moved the National Special Intervention Programmes (NSIPs) to the newly created Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development ministry with the aim of "institutionalising" them. Buhari made the disclosure during his national broadcast to commemorate Nigeria's 59th independence. The Nigerian president explained that "Our ongoing N500 billion Special Intervention Programme…
Osinbajo not involved in NSIPs financial transactions - NSIO
Nigeria's National Social Investment Office (NSIO) Wednesday said vice president Yemi Osinbajo has not been involved in the financial transactions of the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIPs) since 2016. "It can be categorically said that His Excellency, the VP Yemi Osinbajo has never been involved in any of such financial transactions," NSIO spokesman Justice Bibiye…
No shortcuts to enrolment into SIPs — Uwais
The Special Adviser to the President on Social Investment, Mrs Maryam Uwais, says the National Social Investment Office(NSIO) ensures a level playing field for all Nigerians in the execution of Federal Government’s Social intervention Programmes(SIPs).