School feeding programme: We are feeding 8.5 million children – FG
The Federal Government says it is feeding 8.5 million children each school day under its school feeding programme across the country.
We stopped school feeding over discrepancies, says Ondo government
Ondo State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr. Yemi Olowolabi, has explained that its free school feeding programme was suspended due to discrepancies in bank accounts submitted by food vendors. He said many of the vendors did not have bank accounts before they registered for the programme, but hurriedly opened one without genuine Biometrics Verification…
Oyo Assembly, commissioner feud over school feeding programme
After exchange of hot words, the Assembly passed a vote of no confidence on Olowofela for what it described as ‘rudeness and arrogance’ displayed during an appearance before the House.
Five million pupils get free meal in 19 states, says presidency
The Presidency yesterday disclosed that over five million pupils in 28,249 schools in 19 states are currently being fed under the National Homegrown School Feeding (NHGSF) programme.