School Feeding Programme
Minister reacts to ICPC discovery of N2.6 billion fraud in school feeding programme
Nigeria's humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development Sadiya Umar Farouq have dissociated the ministry from a N2.67bn meant for the feeding of schoolchildren during the lockdown. “The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development hereby inform the public that the Federal Government colleges school feeding in question is different from the Home…
FG spends N14bn on CCT, school feeding in Jigawa within 29 months
The Federal Government has, in 16 cycles’ disbursement, spent N9.074billion on Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) and another N5.178billion on School Feeding Programme...
FG to submit list of school feeding vendors to EFCC
The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development said the list of all participating vendors in the modified School Feeding Programme
PANOG wants egg Inclusion in School Feeding Programme
The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PANOG), Ogun State Chapter has appealed to the Federal Government to include egg in the meal served school children under the School Feeding Programme.
Again, Lagos shifts commencement of School Feeding Programme
After four years of incoherent implementation of the a-meal a-day programme of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for pupils in primary schools across the country, the National Home-grown School Feeding programme (NHGSFP) announced the programme would resume in September while Lagos was to commence the exercise for the first time.
Official debunks alleged suspension of School Feeding Programme in Akwa Ibom
Dr Godwin Akpan, an official of the Social Investment Programme (SIP) of the Federal Government, says it is not true that the National School Feeding Programme has been suspended in Akwa Ibom.
To make school-feeding policy significant
The presidency’s claim the other day that the Federal Government had spent a whopping N49 billion on the school-feeding programme of pupils in primary schools has evoked mixed but predictable reactions. While the scheme may be applauded as remarkable, there is a sense in which the huge amount so far spent too can be queried…
School feeding programme takes N6.2b in 14 states
The Federal Government has paid N6,204,912,889 to 14 states as it gets close to its target of feeding three million primary school children this year under the ongoing National Homegrown School Feeding Programme.
School feeding cooks in Benue protest against non-payment of allowances
Cooks and other facilitators of the Federal Government’s Home Grown School Feeding programme for pupils of primary schools in Benue State have protested the non-payment of their monthly allowances.