Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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7 Sep
President Muhammadu Buhari, like most Nigerians, is excited by the rise in the Gross Domestic Product in the second quarter of last year which posted 5.01 per cent jump in the figures
2 Sep
Executive Secretary of the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities, Mr. James Lalu, has disclosed that his agency will establish six model schools for Persons with Disabilities
29 Aug
Lagos State’s focal person on National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) and Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Mrs. Yetunde Arobieke, on Friday flagged off the fifth and sixth bimonthly payment cycles exercise....
2 Aug
The Federal Government has trained no fewer than 58 independent monitors in the eight councils of Bayelsa State for the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).
5 Jul
Ask Nigerians, no one is at a loss on the good intentions of governments, past or current, in the commitment towards delivering on policies developed to better impact the lives of citizens and enhance livelihood.
1 Jul
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Abubakar, has charged independent monitors from Jigawa State, trained under the National Social Intervention Programme (NSIP), to be dedicated to their jobs.
15 Jun
The Federal Government is to spend a whopping N1.8 billion to monitor the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) across the country.
14 Jun
As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the world last year, a group of activists seized the loophole in support responses, seeking the institution of universal basic income (UBI) and polled over 200,000 signatures to drive home....
12 Mar
Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouk, has described critics of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) as enemies of the beneficiaries.
26 Feb
About 70 persons recruited as independent monitors for the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) in Abia State have begun training, yesterday, in Umuahia, the state capital.
24 Sep 2020
The Federal Government has pledged to work with member states of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to promote human health and general well-being...
19 Jun 2020
The Federal Government has taken a step further in developing modalities for inclusion of refugees in the social safety nets through the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).


48 mins ago
Three persons have been reportedly trapped while one has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Monday night in Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Two other persons were rescued from the collapsed two-storey building by residents of the area. Confirming the incident on Tuesday,, the South West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management…
1 hour ago
Comedian and magician Phil Butler has died at the age of 51. His cause of death remains unknown as it has not yet been announced. Phil’s agents Chris Davis Management issued a statement following his sad passing. Sharing a statement on Twitter, they confirmed: It is with huge sadness we have to announce the passing…
1 hour ago
Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson has opened up on her weight loss noting that she understands why people are obsessed.  The actress says her 60-lb. weight loss is not only about size but "about loving yourself and loving the journey that you're on." She noted that she is getting more attention now that she has…
1 hour ago
Forty-eight emerging leaders from around the world, including Nigeria, Togo and Sierra Leone, join the inaugural 24 fellows to build a network of 72 active fellows working to tackle global drivers of inequality. LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- New York – October 19, 2021 – The Ford Foundation has today announced its 2021 Ford…
1 hour ago
Attackers rely on small-sized patterns to avoid detection, as predicted by Nexusguard researchers SINGAPORE, October 19, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Small bit-and-piece DDoS attacks (distributed denial of service) boomed by 233% in the first half of 2021, revealed Nexusguard researchers in the Threat Report FHY 2021. As the pandemic carried on into 2021, hackers experimented with new attack…