FG SACKS CONTRACTORS FOR DELAY IN PAYING COVID-19 RELIEF FUND TO BENEFICIARIES

Uploaded by on April 14, 2020


Hajiya Sadiya Farouq

Two Payment Service Providers have lost their jobs for failing to meet up with contractual agreement to commence Conditional Cash Transfer to beneficiaries of Covid-19 relief package in four states.

They are Data Mining Company and Innovative NIPOST.

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, announced their sack in a statement issued in Abuja.

Both companies failed to commence remittance of funds to beneficiaries in Bayelsa, Akwai Ibom, Abia and Zamfara States.

According to her, government’s action is line with the World Bank procurement guidelines to ensure that payments commenced in the affected states on or before April twenty eight.

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