Tag: Sadiya Umar Farouq

NSIO-ICPC Partner to Promote Transparency and Accountability in FG’s Social Investment Programmes

The National Social Investment Office (NSIO) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have joined forces to promote transparency and accountability in the delivery of the Federal Government’s social investment programmes. This collaboration was flagged off Friday with a one-day Media Launch held at the […]

FG pledges support for Onitsha fire victims

The Federal Government has assured victims of Wednesday’s fire incident at the Ochanja Market, Onitsha in Anambra, of its support towards ameliorating their plights. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Umar-Farouq, gave the assurance on Friday in Onitsha when she visited the market […]

Aisha Buhari leaves London for Abuja

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has departed London for Abuja, weeks after being away from the country and away from the public eye.  Through her verified Twitter handle @ashiambuhari, she tweeted “Wife of the Nigerian Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Mrs. Modupe Oguntade seeing me off. Thank you […]

Opinion: Sadiya Farouq: Agenda-Setting for Nigeria’s Humanitarian Affairs Minister – By Yushau A. Shuaib

When President Muhammadu Buhari announced Sadiya Umar Farouq as the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, only a few people could truly decipher the gamut of huge responsibilities and critical roles of this super-powerful Ministry. The idea for the establishment of the Ministry was proposed […]