School Feeding Scam: Sadiya Farouq dissociates Self, Ministry from diversion

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Farouq has dissociated herself and office from a trending report in the media titled “N2.72b for School Feeding During Lockdown Diverted To Private Accounts”.   The Minister who reminded that the money for Home Grown School Feeding does not pass through her nor Ministry, called on the Independent Corrupt Practices and other offences Commission to freeze the accounts where the said funds were diverted. This clarification was contained in a statement signed by the Special Assistant on Media to the Minister, Nneka…

Humanitarian minister announces take off of National Disability commission

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Farouq, has announced the take off the National Disability Commission. This followed the approval of the appointment of the Executive Members of the Commission by Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Monday 24th of August 2020. In a statement signed by Special Adviser on Strategic Communications to the minister, Halima Oyelade in Abuja on the 24th of August 2020, the Minister said since her appointment in 2019 she had maintained her commitment to following up to ensure…