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Ekiti PDP Media Group slams Fayemi over ‘N50 per pupil’ school feeding programme

The Ekiti State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party National New Media Group (PDP-NNMG) has portrayed the stoppage of the School Feeding Program propelled on May 7, 2019, by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as another reasonable sign that the program was intended to plunder open reserve.

The PDP-NNMG, which said nourishment sellers had quit taking an interest in the program given the crazy sum they were being paid, revealed that a total of N35,000 was being paid to bolster 70 students for ten days, “implying that N50 was accommodated the encouraging of one understudy for every day”.

In an announcement on Monday, the Ekiti State Coordinator of the PDP-NNMG, Bola Agboola solicited: “what way of nourishment can N50 accommodate a kid in this present day Nigeria?”

The Ekiti PDP media bunch said unfortunately an administration, which professed to battle debasement, could show lavish suppers for understudies when the Vice President visited Ekiti State to dispatch the program just for assets accommodated sustenance sellers to be decreased to such a ludicrous measure of N3,500 for 70 students for every day when the Vice President left.

The PDP-NNMG revealed that around 600 nourishment merchants were dispatched for the program, including that lone 308 were paid N35, 000 at its beginning and the 308 have quit taking sustenance to schools relegated to them because the N35,000 per 70 students for ten days was insufficient.

“As at today, there is no school in Ekiti State where understudies are being nourished, not a solitary one. So what has happened to the program propelled with show three weeks back? What has happened to a great many nairas reserved for it?

“The result for the 25 sellers they swiftly organized and paid additional cash to make exceptional supper on May 7, 2019, that the program was propelled?” it inquired.

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