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COVID-19: See The List Of Poor, Vulnerable Nigerian Households Released By NASSCO

The Agency, which is responsible for building a database of poor and vulnerable households and coordinates Social Protection programs in Nigeria, said that

“The Registry is available to be exploited for COVID19 response measures targeting the poor and vulnerable ” The National Coordination of Social Security Networks Office (NASSCO) published on Friday the list of the National Social Registry of Poor and Vulnerable Homes by state.

See list below:

The Agency, which is responsible for building a database of poor and vulnerable households and coordinates Social Protection programs in Nigeria, said the

“Registry is available to be exploited for COVID19 response measures targeting the poor and vulnerable ” Captured as Ogun and Ebonyi are those who are still in the process of building their registry. The governments of both states are giving the process full support. “

According to NASSCO, the National Social Registry is “a gateway for registered poor and vulnerable households to access social interventions or social assistance packages by the government, philanthropy, NGOs and / or companies.

The list is being used by the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development to reach the extreme poor with cash transfers.

The Agency also hinted that the Federal Government will expand the number of registered households from 2.6 million to 4 million by June 2020.

28 Comments

  1. That’s impossible
    Knowing the poor
    What about people sleeping under Lagos bridge
    So because they are not in a rural village means they are not poor
    In short Nigeria govt should just provide for everyone instead of giving only the poor.
    That’s ridiculous

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