• Why I cannot implement school feeding, N5000 monthly for poor in 2016 budget – Buhari explains

    Why I cannot implement school feeding, N5000 monthly for poor in 2016 budget – Buhari explains

    President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the implementation of school feeding programme and N5000 monthly payment to the poor will not be fully implemented in the 2016 budget because it will take some time to work out proper modalities ‎for their operation.

    Buhari had proposed N500 billion Special Intervention Programme in the 2016 Budget for these purposes.

    However, in a letter dated October 24, 2016 written to‎ the National Assembly, titled: “Request for Virement of Funds Appropriated For Special Intervention (Recurrent) and […]