Thursday, July 19, 2018
A number of regions across China have granted extended benefits to local couples as part of efforts to promote families to have a second child.
In Shihezi, a city in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, mothers who have a second child will be offered...
Monday, October 23, 2017
*Over 4m school pupils now eating one free meal a day
*25,771 schools now benefitting from the programme
*Also, N5,000 monthly Conditional Cash Transfer now funded in 16 states for 115,000 Nigerians
Three more states have been added to the...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
The Federal Government of Nigeria has set aside N146 billion for its social and welfare programmes. Specifically, the money is for the Conditional Cash Transfer project. Other items in the scheme include the Home Grown School Feeding, N-Power and...
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, presided over the meeting of the National Economic Council, NEC, held today at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. NEC is made up of governors of the states of the federation and the CBN, with the...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari this morning formally launched the N500 billion Social Protection Programme that will take care of the less privileged in the country.