Wednesday, 14 October 2015
Nigerian Govt, Private Sector Vote N56bn For Victims of Boko Haram Insurgency
The Director General of the Agency, Muhammad Sani-Sidi who gave details of Nigerian government's humanitarian intervention at the second meeting of the Safe School Leaders in Tehran in Iran, said the federal government voted the sum of N3 billion under the Presidential Initiative in the North East (PINE) while the sum of N53 billion is expected through the private sector- driven Victims Support Fund (VSF).
"The present government of Nigeria has given her assurance on the sustainability and continuity of the SSI programme and other interventions such as the Presidential Initiative in the North East (PINE), the sum of N3 billion and the Victims Support Fund (VSF) the sum of N53 billion," he said.
Source: ThisDay Newspaper