A call was made by the Adamawa State coordinator of independent monitors of the National social investment program (NSIP), Hon Khaleel Sajoh for the Federal Government to consider mainstreaming the project under the ministry of Humanitarian and Disaster Management.
According to Sajoh, the program is one of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration enduring legacy that is yielding positive results and its impact is touching the generality of many Nigerians.
Sajoh made the call in Yola during an interview with our correspondent while monitoring some NSIP Centres at State Polytechnic Yola, Vocational Training Centres in Girei, Mayo Belwa, Mubi, and Michika local government with other independent monitors.
He revealed that the major role of independent monitors is to serve as watchdogs of the Ministry of Humanitarian affairs and see to the welfare of NSIP beneficiaries by the 259 monitors across Adamawa State.
He said NSIP is Buhari’s laudable project and said that the federal government must have a best way to make it a sustainable project that will last for many years.
And the only way to make it more achievable according to him , is to establish a law that would make it independent and operational under the humanitarian ministry.
“This is one of President Buhari’s best policies and its impact to Nigerians are many because it’s reducing poverty through job creation to teeming youths, especially graduates in the country, and help our local communities through the Home Grown School Feeding Programs where children are encouraged to go to schools in the villages,” Khaleel said
He also said that the establishment of the N-BUILD program by President Muhammadu Buhari is another milestone achievement that is touching the future Nigerian Youths which is enabling them to be trained in Various Skills acquisitions such as Carpentry, computer Literate, plumbing, and masonry.
He however said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s policies can only have an enduring legacy to generations yet unborn if he consider making a law that will back programs like N-SIP, N-POWER, N-BUILD, GEEP, Conditionally cash transfer, etc that will make it more effective.
While thanking President Muhammadu Buhari for empowering millions of Nigerian Youths, Khaleel commended the Hon Minister of Humanitarian and Disaster Management affairs, Hon Sadiya Umar Faruk, and Dr. Umar Buba Bindir National Coordinator of National Social Investment Programs for fostering and implementing the projects in many states of the federation.