The Federal Government, yesterday, said it had paid more attention to the plight of the poor and vulnerable citizens despite the “economic slump it inherited.”
The Ondo State Single Register of Poor and Vulnerable Household has hit 445,891 households across the 18 local government areas in the state.
8 Jul 2022
Former Secretary to Lagos State Government during the administration of the late Alhaji Lateef Jakande and member of Governance Advisory Council (GAC) of All Progressives Congress
26 Jun 2022
Given the rising poverty, neglect and injustice in the country, Zakat- a tax on wealthy Muslims - comes as a golden lifebelt to the poor and downtrodden.
4 May 2020
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says more than 82.9 million Nigerians are poor by national standards. The NBS made this known in its report on Poverty and Inequality in Nigeria 2019, released on Monday.
15 Apr 2020
Experience has shown that the lockdown of the economic and social activities of society actually arrests the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) as is the case in many countries, particularly China
15 Apr 2020
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to give cash support to the very poor in the state. Sanwo-Olu, who stated this while giving an update on the state’s efforts aimed at containing Coronavirus
12 Apr 2020
The Supreme Head, Cherubim and Seraphim (C & S) Unification Church of Nigeria, His Most Eminence, Prophet Solomon Adegboyega Alao has called on religious leaders to provide palliatives
12 Apr 2020
The Senior Pastor, Grace Impacts Church and Chairman, Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Ifako Chapter, Lagos State, Rev. Eseme Unen has appealed to the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN)
9 Apr 2020
The Programme Manager of the Abia State Agricultural Development Programme (ADP), Chief Israel Amanze, has predicted a possible food shortage next season if farmers
14 Dec 2019
For the poor man to become rich, he has to unlearn his wealth rejecting habits and focus on what is left.
10 Nov 2019
The wise teachers of Israel mostly grounded their teachings on the duties and works of charity on the doctrine that: “Behind the poor, Yahweh their Creator and Lord himself is standing.” This means that the people’s attitude to God will be reflected in their attitudes to the poor, or rather that the people’s attitude towards…