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Nigeria spends N4.5bn on school feeding in Gombe

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The Nigerian authorities has expended N4.5billion on feeding 228,646 pupils in Gombe State.

The funding by the Nationwide Social Funding Programme (NSIP) commenced in 2016, NAN experiences.

Umar Bandir, NSIP Nationwide Coordinator gave the determine on Thursday at a gathering with state officers.

Bandir represented the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Catastrophe Administration and Social Improvement, Sadiya Farouq.

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The official stated a complete of 1,234 faculties in Gombe had benefitted since inception.

The federal authorities is contemplating rising funds for the programme to accommodate extra kids, he disclosed.

Secretary to Gombe State Authorities, Abubakar Njodi, promised that the 225,000 newly-donated branded plates can be used judiciously.

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