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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today’s Headlines:FG Set To Absorb 550,000 Into N-Power Scheme, Malami Deactivates Twitter Account

N-Power scheme: FG set to absorb 550,000 Nigerians No fewer than 550,000 Nigerians have been shortlisted for the Batch C N-Power programme under the National Social Investment Management System (NASIMS). The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, who disclosed this in Abuja during a press briefing, also announced the resolve of the present administration to give one nutritious meal daily to 9,196,823 pupils in classes 1 to 3 in public primary schools across 54,619 schools nationwide.

  6 days ago
Today’s Headlines:FG Set To Absorb 550,000 Into N-Power Scheme, Malami Deactivates Twitter Account

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Minister Sadiya Umar Speaks on N-Power Salary, Buhari Makes Another Reappointment

Minister Sadiya Speaks on N-Power Salary Photo Credit: Daily Trust Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has said that there were no outstanding payments to Batches A and B beneficiaries of the N-Power programme. Speaking on Thursday in Abuja during a two-day sensitization workshop for journalists, she said the payment was done by the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation and all outstanding debt had been paid.

  18 days ago
Today's Headlines: Minister Sadiya Umar Speaks on N-Power Salary, Buhari Makes Another Reappointment

ECONOMY-FINANCE

N-Power Batch C News Update.

The Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouq, provided on his Twitter page that more than 4.48 million Nigerians have applied for N-power third Batch. He went further saying that, only 400,000 applicants will be absorbed into the third Batch of the N-power National Social Investment Scheme (NSIP) at the end of the recruitment exercise.

  11 days ago
N-Power Batch C News Update.

POLITICS

N-Power: Important Notice To All Batch C Applicants As Regards Deployment

The minister for humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social development, Sadiya Umar Farouq warned the general public mostly, the N-Power batch C applicants to disregard any news about deployment.

  2 months ago
N-Power: Important Notice To All Batch C Applicants As Regards Deployment

POLITICS

N-POWER ID: If You Have Received This Message, Kindly Follow This Instruction

N-Power said if you have received a message to confirm your ID, you should note that the message is legit.The minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq has cleared the air on the issue of messages received by the N-Power beneficiaries which have caused panic for some time now.

  1 months ago
N-POWER ID: If You Have Received This Message, Kindly Follow This Instruction

EDUCATION

Npower: Important information from the Hon. Umar to all Batch C applicants

This information is from the ministry for humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, through the Hon, Sadiya Umar Farouq she advised the N-Power batch C applicants to ignore any news about the release of the names of the successful applicants.

  2 months ago
Npower: Important information from the Hon. Umar to all Batch C applicants

EDUCATION

"FG has fed over 10M school children since 2016."-Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Farouq reveals

Few minutes ago, Sadiya Umar Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, stated that she flagged off the distribution of utensils to schools under the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) on Tuesday,25 May 2021. According to her, the programme was one of the priorities of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).

  15 days ago

POLITICS

Quick Attention: N-Power Update On Portal Closure And Disbursement Of Funds

Sadiya Umar Farouq who is the minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development has issued fresh notice as a reminder for those who are yet to complete their registration process on the N-Exit portal.This information was issued on Saturday the 10th day of April 2021 via the ministry's official Twitter handle.

  2 months ago
Quick Attention: N-Power Update On Portal Closure And Disbursement Of Funds

POLITICS

Have You Checked Your N-Power Exit Package Status? You Are Three Steps Away

The batch A and B N-Power beneficiaries who were excited are advised to check their exit package from time to time.The Federal Government according to the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Madam Sadiya Umar Farouq, has an exit package for batch A and B beneficiaries.In light of this, the ministry has created a portal for the registration of the exited beneficiaries.

  1 months ago
Have You Checked Your N-Power Exit Package Status? You Are Three Steps Away

POLITICS

Npower NEXIT Portal Closes Few Days From Now - Minister

The minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq has disclosed that the Npower Nexit Portal would be shot down in few days from now.

  2 months ago
Npower NEXIT Portal Closes Few Days From Now - Minister

SOCIETY

Npower Update: We Have Paid Stipends Backlog To All Npower Beneficiaries - Minister

The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has disclosed that they have paid all Npower beneficiaries their backlog stipends According to the reports published by the Nation Newspaper today May 27, 2021 and shared via their verified Twitter handle, it said the minister made the disclosure in Abuja while she was speaking at a workshop organised by the ministry on effective media reporting of the humanitarian sector.

  18 days ago
Npower Update: We Have Paid Stipends Backlog To All Npower Beneficiaries - Minister

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Why I Returned To Kano Pillars – Ahmed Musa, Over 100,000 Flee To Niger Republic

Minister: Nigerian government has not given up on rescue of Chibok girls Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, has reassured of government’s determination to rescue Chibok girls from their abductors, insisting that contrary to beliefs in some quarters that no action was being taken by the federal administration, it was determined to get the girls out of captivity.

  2 months ago
Today's Headlines: Why I Returned To Kano Pillars – Ahmed Musa, Over 100,000 Flee To Niger Republic

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Everybody Will Suffer If War Breaks Out - VP, FG Tasks Reps On Speedy NSIP Bill

FG Tasks Reps On Speedy Passage Of NSIP Office Bill The Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the House of Representatives to expedite action on the passage of the National Social Investment Office Establishment Bill.The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq who gave the charge in Abuja during oversight visit held, on Tuesday, at the instance of the House Committee on Poverty Alleviation, unveiled the present administration’s plans to expand the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme to target an additional five million children in conventional and non-conventional schools under the Alternate School Programme (ASP).

  1 months ago
Today's Headlines: Everybody Will Suffer If War Breaks Out - VP, FG Tasks Reps On Speedy NSIP Bill

POLITICS

Humanitarian Minister, Sadiya Umar Farouq Disclosed Three Major Areas She Will Focus On

The minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq said she is going to focus on three areas in the Lake Chad project where she will offer her support.The minister made this statement during a round table discussion on Monday 12th of April 2021 in an issue that has to do with the Lake Chad region.

  2 months ago
Humanitarian Minister, Sadiya Umar Farouq Disclosed Three Major Areas She Will Focus On

POLITICS

Important Information for Npower Batch A and B: You Have Been Cleared For Payment - Minister

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq has released an important update regarding the payment of outstanding arrears of stipends to some exited Npower Batch A and B volunteers.

  2 months ago
Important Information for Npower Batch A and B: You Have Been Cleared For Payment - Minister

ECONOMY-FINANCE

FG to Give N5,000 to One Million Nigerians Monthly for Six Months

Sadiya Umar Farouq (the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development) said, the federal government will soon begin the disbursement of N5,000 to one million urban workers in the informer sector for six months. Farouq said this on Thursday, 27 May, 2021 in Abuja, while declaring open a two-day workshop on 'Effective Reporting of the Humanitarian Sector' which was organized by the ministry's press crew and humanitarian correspondents.

  18 days ago
FG to Give N5,000 to One Million Nigerians Monthly for Six Months

EDUCATION

We're Feeding Nearly 10 Million Primary School Children and Have Engaged Over 100,000 Cooks - FG

The Federal Government through the Minister for Human Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Farouq has recently revealed the number of kids who have benefitted in feeding of school children in the country, which was initially halted by the Corona virus pandemic. Speaking at the Zonal level in Abuja yesterday while flagging off the distribution of aprons and utensils for the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NSIP), the Minister noted that the distribution of the free meals to kids have resumed again and that nearly 10 Million pupils have been recorded so far, as those that have benefited from the feeding of the school children program, adding more that the program with help boost kid's nutrition and encourage entrepreneurship.

  20 days ago
We're Feeding Nearly 10 Million Primary School Children and Have Engaged Over 100,000 Cooks - FG

ECONOMY-FINANCE

FG to Enroll One Million Beneficiaries for N-Power Batch-C Programme Soon

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development - Sadiya Umar Farouq, said the federal government has cleared all outstanding payments of N-Power beneficiaries; and is about to conclude the new enrollment of one million beneficiaries for the Batch-C Social Investment Programme. Farouq said this during a workshop organized by her ministry on effective media reporting, on Thursday, 27 May, 2021 in Abuja.

  18 days ago
FG to Enroll One Million Beneficiaries for N-Power Batch-C Programme Soon

EDUCATION

FG Inaugurates Multi Sectoral Committee On National Home Grown School Feeding Programme

The Multi-sectoral Committee of the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme has been inaugurated. On the occasion which took place today at the National Army Resource Centre Abuja on Tuesday, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Farouq called on the committee members to join the national assignment of eradicating poverty and creating wealth through the various Social Investment Programmes especially the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme.

  26 days ago
FG Inaugurates Multi Sectoral Committee On National Home Grown School Feeding Programme

HEALTH

Governors refused to explain how they distributed palliatives given to them - Sadiya Umar Farouq

Sadiya Umar Farouq the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development.The federal government of Nigeria have lamented how state Governors in Nigeria have refused to give a detailed account of how they shared the Covid-19 palliatives that were given to them to share to Nigerians during lockdown.

  1 months ago
Governors refused to explain how they distributed palliatives given to them - Sadiya Umar Farouq