President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the take-off of the National Senior Citizens Centre (NSCC), with Dr. Emem Omokaro as the Director General. He has also approved the constitution of its 12-member board, with AVM. M.A. Muhammad (rtd) as the Chairman of the Board.
According to President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, a special day for Nigeria's elderly would be declared soon. Sadiya Farouq, the regime's Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, promised that a special national day for older persons will be declared soon.
According to the Peoples Gazette publication, the Muhammadu Buhari administration is set to declare old People's day in the country. According to Sadiya Umar Farouk, who is a Nigerian politician and the current minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management, and social development, appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari in July 2019 who is also the youngest in the current federal cabinet, in a statement assured that the regime would soon declare a special national day for senior citizens.
Source: Google Federal Government to fix a special national day for senior citizens celebration, just like other celebration days like Independent day and others. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq has given assurance that a special national day for senior citizens would be declared very soon.