Free meals for public school students from 2016 – Ambode

AkinwunmiAmbode
Akinwunmi Ambode

Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has disclosed that the government’s “A-Meal-a-Day” programme in the state’s Public Primary schools would commence in 2016.

The governor made this disclosure while presenting the year 2016 budget proposal to the Lagos State House of Assembly.

According to him, the programme would be done in collaboration with the Federal Government, which would provide 60 per cent of the funding.

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE:   Ojuelegba Trailer Container Fall in Lagos (Update + Video)

He said that the state government would provide the remaining 40 per cent.

“This programme promises not only to improve the daily nutrition of our children, but also create an economy of its own, with opportunities for job creation, income generation, poverty alleviation, and so on,” he said.

Kindly share this story

Similar Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.