FG: 5.4m poor Nigerians now receiving N5,000 monthly

The federal government through the National Social Safety Nets Coordinating Office (NASSCO), says a total of 5,433,394 Nigerians are now on the conditional cash transfer programme. According to an infographic shared on its Twitter page, the beneficiaries are drawn from 1,080,240 households across 32 states. This was as of January 31, 2020.