Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has paid an unscheduled project inspection visit to Alkaleri and Kirfi local councils to see the pace of work at the ongoing construction of Kirfi/Gombe/Abba and Alkaleri/Futuk rural roads.
Sir: Amid trauma, the people of Bayelsa state faced recently as a result of devastating flood, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq...
The Presidency on Wednesday described as 'inappropriate in this climate', the calls from some quarters for the resignation of the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development. Minister, Sadiya Umar Farouk has come under intense criticism following her remarks that Bayelsa, one of the states reeling under floods, was not among the 10…
Civil rights group, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, accused Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Ms. Sadiya Farouq of doctoring statistics of 2022 flood impact.
IYC Accuses Minister Of Bias, Demands Probe As Ijaw Youths Council (IYC) Worldwide, yesterday, accused the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, of bias following her recent comments that Bayelsa State is not among the top 10 states impacted by flood ravaging the country, the United Nations has countered such claims,…
19 Aug 2022
Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA) has described as “unbelievable and largely doubtful claims” that the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development spent over N6.2 billion to train and equip 16,820 Bauchi youths in the art of smartphone repairs to enable them become financially self-reliant.
19 Aug 2022
Over 7,264 vulnerable persons will benefit from Federal Government’s livelihood support in Borno State.
10 Apr 2022
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it would need no fewer than one million officials to conduct the 2023 general elections scheduled to take place in 176,846 polling units across the country.
7 Apr 2022
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, has flagged off the N-Skills Phone Repair programme in Bauchi State.
24 Feb 2022
The Federal Government has expressed concern over the 40 million livelihoods threatened by the depletion of water resources in the Lake Chad region, urging international finance institutions and other stakeholders to help arrest the threat.
23 Oct 2021
The Federal Government injects over $1 billion (about N500 billion) into the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) yearly for positive change in the lives of the poorest and most vulnerable in the country.
6 Oct 2021
Plateau State Government has pleaded with the Federal Government to redeem the N10 billion it promised the state during one of its crisis situations.