The Personal assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on News and Media Bashir Ahmad has made it known that the federal government of Nigeria, has increased the number of participants to benefit from different economic empowerment programmes that had been established.
N-Power beneficiaries have been increased from 500,000 to 1,000,000.
Also, Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP) which includes Tradermoni, Marketmoni and Farmermoni beneficiaries have been increased by 1,000,000.
In addition, the National Home-Grown School Feeding Program (NHGSFP) beneficiaries have also been increased by 5,000,000.
This was officially made known by the Minister of Humanitarian Affair, Disaster Management and Social Development, Mrs Sadiya Umar Farouq.