Galadima faults FG’s school feeding claim amid lockdown
Elder statesman, Alhaji Buba Galadima, has described as the height of swindle the Federal Government’s claim of sustaining the school feeding programme while pupils are at home.
‘Over N6b disbursed to vendors for school feeding in Taraba’
The Federal Government has disbursed over N6 billion to food vendors in Taraba State for school feeding since July 27, 2017. According to the state secretary, National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP), Idris Goje, the disbursement was made in 16 tranches.
Four years after, Lagos yet to join school feeding programme
The a-meal a-day programme of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for pupils in primary schools across Nigeria is in its fourth year, but Lagos State is yet to feed its pupils.
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…
School feeding: Gombe State releases N394m to 2,809 food vendors
Hajiya Maryam Mele, Focal Person, Social Investment Project, Gombe State, says N394 million has been released for the feeding of school children...
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.