The Federal Authorities disbursed N58billion to Nigerians within the past two months below the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT).
Halima Shehu, Nationwide Coordinator, Family Uplifting Programme – Conditional Cash Transfer (HUP – CCT) made the disclosure on Thursday.
Shehu spoke in Yola on the birth of a two-day stepdown coaching on HUP-CCT orientation and sensitisation of beneficiaries.
She acknowledged the programme turned into as soon as initiated to present a boost to pattern dreams with the priority of improving households’ consumption.
The legit famed that poverty and starvation are excessive among rural dwellers, in particular female-headed households with limited sources of profits.
The federal government established the HUP – CCT), with ‘Beta don reach’ slogan to relieve the decrease class, Shehu defined.
“In the closing two months, across the nation, the Federal Authorities has disbursed the sum of N58billion to the less privileged”, NAN quoted her as announcing.
The coordinator disclosed that Adamawa government signed a Memorandum of Realizing (MoU) with the Federal Authorities to get half within the programme in 2016.