FG making progress in new food delivery plan to IDPS, over 12,000 households reached with assorted grains in one week
*Acting President Osinbajo receives progress report on Special Relief Intervention Plan alongside National Assembly lawmakers from North-East at Aso Rock
*Describes new humanitarian aid delivery system as a unique operation
*Urges leaders to speak out loud and clear at moments like this.
Text of opening remarks made by the acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at his meeting with leaders of thought from the Southeastern States held at the old banquet hall, State House, Abuja on Wednesday June 14, 2017
*State failure to deliver life essentials fuels ethnic tensions, *poverty has same character for an Ibo, or Hausa-Fulani man, *AG. President explains rationale for n500b social investment allocation in 2017 budget
Bleakness of recession about to witness dawn of abundance, says AG. President at 2017 budget signing
Remarks by AG. President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at the signing of the 2017 appropriation bill into law on Monday 12th June 2017 at the presidential villa, Abuja.
A few minutes ago, I signed the 2017 Appropriations Bill into law. This is an important milestone in our economic recovery and Growth plan laid in April by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Following the receipt of a full brief on the 2017 Appropriation Bill as passed by the National Assembly, and to buttress the unity at the highest level of government, President Muhammadu Buhari has indicated that it is in the interest of the nation's economy for the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, to sign the Appropriation Bill into law.
*More than 1.2 million pupils benefiting & over 14, 000 cooks hired, *Over 3 million pupils projected to be fed this year
A total of N3, 770, 688, 144 have been released for the feeding of 1, 287, 270 school children in nine states under the HomeGrown School Feeding Programme (a Social Investment Programme) of the Buhari presidency.
I am extremely pleased to be with you all here in Maiduguri today to commence a new chapter of our journey back to peace and prosperity in this very important region.
Says: “we are not blind to the difficulties”
*FG adopts door-to-door sharing of locally produced grains in camps, eliminating ‘undignified’ queues
AG. President Osinbajo to kick-off new multi-billion naira relief intervention plan for grains distribution in the Northeast
In a major and significant move by the Buhari administration to address the food crisis fallouts of the insurgency in the North-East, the Federal Government is now embarking on a multi-billion Naira provision and distribution of food grains especially for Internally Displaced Persons in the region.
Nigeria is one of the most profitable places in the ECOWAS sub-region for business and investment, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has affirmed.
*Says “we ’ll finish whatever we start”
The Buhari administration is promoting a new way of thinking and engagement that will secure the development of the Niger Delta and the entire country, according to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.