A: NSR provides access for the poor in the Register to any Social Intervention or Welfare package by Government, Philanthropy and or Businesses.
Q: Is NSR only funded by the Government?
A: NSR is available for Private individual or Organisation who want to access the poor in a transparent manner
Q: What is NSR Projection with the Register
A: The conditional Cash Transfer is paying 1 million Poor and Vulnerable Households at the moment
Q: Are we likely to see more payments?
A: Yes. The Govt plans to rapidly increase this number to 2 million in the next payment round in May, 2020.
Q: Is Money the only assistance given by NSR from the Register?
A: The Government is using the Register to also provide Food Rations to those who are not on the Cash Transfer but have children of school age
Q: What about the Poor in the Urban Areas?
A: The Govt is expanding this register to include the urban poor. The numbers in the register will target 4 million households by June, 2020.
Q: Is every Nigerian a Beneficiary:
A: The conditional Cash Transfer by the Federal Govdrnment is for the Poor and Vulnerable Households that are already captured in the Register, is is not for every Nigerian.
Q: When will the Program begin?
A: The Cash Transfer has begun, it was flagged off in Kwali Area Council of FCT on the 1st April, 2020 by the Honorable Minister of Humanitarian Affair Disaster Management & Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq
Honorable Minister of Humanitarian Affair Disaster Management & Social Development,
Advocacy and Sensitization Committee on COVID 19
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