Wednesday, August 15, 2018
It’s the latest social intervention program under Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari. The government also offers free meals in public primary schools and plans to distribute $300 million in looted funds recovered from Swiss authorities to its...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Mozambique's Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and the World Food Program (WFP) signed in Maputo a Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of the National School Meal Programme (PRONAE). The program is part of an initiative under which the...
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Saturday, July 29, 2017
The World Bank has supported 6,666 households in troubled Borno State with food, livelihood support items and farm inputs to eradicate hunger and poverty from the Boko Haram ravaged state. The support came under the FADAMA III Project of the bank and cut...
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Nigeria is rolling out its first national social-welfare program modeled partly on Brazil’s Bolsa Familia in a bid to boost a weak economy and curb poverty by giving cash to its poorest citizens and ensuring their children go to school.
Friday, June 24, 2016
Uwais said that the Special Intervention Project was designed for delivery under five clearly defined programmes to restore livelihoods, economic opportunities and sustenance for the poor.