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FG to pay N-Power beneficiaries soon — Minister

The Minister of Humanitarian affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq
The Minister of Humanitarian affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq

The Federal Government has said N-Power beneficiaries enrolled in 2016 were yet to be exited 16 months after their contract elapsed.

The government also said their October and November stipends would be paid soon.

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The Minister of the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, said this yesterday while briefing the press on the recent agitations and outcry against the non-approval of their October and November stipends.

Farouq said there should be no apprehension with regards to the continuity or sustainability of the Social Investment Programmes as the government will continue to adequately fund them and ensure that they reach the beneficiaries and touch lives positively.

 

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