School feeding Programme, improving Education standards in Kaduna – Sophia Bako

Written by on April 19, 2022

The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager for School Feeding Programme in Kaduna State, Mrs. Sophia Bako, has spoken on the importance of the scheme and the role it has played in enhancing education in Kaduna state.

She gave the charge while speaking on Invicta FM’s Flagship Programme; Perspectives, where she stated the objectives of the programme and how it affects enrollment of pupils.

The Evaluation manager mentioned some grievances the programme faced and measures put it in place to resolve them.

Mrs. Sophia said the menu was approved by a nutritionist and the government are planning to add more schools to benefit from scheme.

It could be recalled that the National Home Grown Feeding Programme(NHGFP) was introduced by Kaduna State Government in 2016 which covered provisions for primary 1-6 pupils and was adopted by Federal Government in 2017 but covered from primary 1-3 only.

Aminat Rashedat

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