FG to submit list of school feeding vendors to EFCC
Written by admin on May 16, 2020
The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has stated that the list of all participating vendors in the modified School Feeding Programme will be submitted to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
The Humanitarian Affairs Minister, Sadiya Farouq, who stated this at the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 daily news briefing on Friday in Abuja, noted that it was for the purpose of transparency and accountability.
She further disclosed that the Modified School Feeding Programme was being funded by the Federal Government, implemented by states and facilitated by the ministry.
Farouq also stated that it was targeted at heads of households, guardians and caregivers of the pupils, already benefiting from the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP).