Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Sanwo-Olu affirms commitment to funding implementation of social protection policy

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has unveiled the state’s social protection policy to combat the socio-economic vulnerability to poverty and deprivation at all levels in the society.

The policy is a framework that will provide direction, clarity and ensure consistency in the implementation of different programmes and initiatives by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of the state.

In a statement, yesterday, Sanwo-Olu, at the public presentation of the policy handbook, said the recent global economic downturn and uncertainty orchestrated by COVID-19 pandemic and other emerging realities compelled the government to provide the policy. Read More