• States not required to fund school feeding programme – Presidency

    States not required to fund school feeding programme – Presidency

    The Presidency has said counterpart funding from states is not required to start the implementation of the Federal Government’s National Home-grown School Feeding programme.

    It said the present administration had already provided N93.1bn in the 2016 budget for the effective implementation of the programme.

    The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice-President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, made the clarification in a statement on Tuesday.

    The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, had recently said the programme must be implemented without the […]