Thursday, September 29, 2022

Sadiya Umar-Faruk

September 3, 2022

ICPC unveils technology to uncover fraud in school feeding programme

The ministry claims it expends N999 million daily to feed 10 million pupils enrolled in the programme.

Bolaji Owasanoye and Sadiya Umar-Faruk
August 30, 2022

UN, Nigeria recommit to improving older people’s lives

Mr Buhari signed the act to establish NSCC in 2017, a focal body to reorient citizens’ negative perceptions and attitudes about ageing and older people.

Sadiya Umar Faruk and Claudia Mahler
July 29, 2022

Buhari regime opens old people’s office in Abuja

The National Senior Citizens Centre (NSCC) on Thursday officially opened its head office in Abuja to strengthen its operation and enhance mandate delivery.

National Senior Citizens Centre (NSCC)
April 28, 2022

FG to spend N6 billion to train Kano youths

The federal government says it will spend N5.9 billion training youths in Kano on how to repair smartphones, among other skills.

Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq.
February 22, 2022

Buhari regime seeks additional funding for infrastructure in North-East

The funding is to provide humanitarian and long term economic recovery to support Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states.

Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq
January 9, 2022

Zamfara Attacks: Over 10,000 homeless, scores still missing, says minister

Mrs Umar-Farouq said homes were razed after over 500 bandits arrived the villages on motorcycles.

Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq.
August 28, 2021

FG’s N5,000 cash transfer to help poor graduates out of poverty: Ogun Govt

The federal government began disbursement of N5,000 to poor and vulnerable people in Ogun on Friday under its Conditional Cash Transfer programme.

July 7, 2021

N5,000 cash handout, school meals to reduce Nigerians’ poverty: FG

The federal government says it introduced the N5,000 cash handout, school meals and other programmes under the NSIP to reduce Nigerians’ poverty.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Farouk
July 1, 2021

We’ve spent N28 billion to reduce poverty in Niger: FG

The official said that the social investment intervention had recorded successes across the state and had helped in reducing poverty.

Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq
May 25, 2021

Japan donates disaster equipment to Buhari regime

Sadiya Umar Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, received the equipment to search and rescue persons in distress.

President Muhammadu and Japan leader Yoshida Suga