Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has approved payment of 5,000 naira to vulnerable Nigerians for transportation grant. The approval was made known by the finance minister, Zainab Ahmed, while addressing state-house Correspondents, after the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja.
Zainab while explaining the modes of payment of the fund to the vulnerable citizens said e-naira mode would be explored, hence the need for electronic transaction. This is just after the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, announced the take-off of the Nigeria Air by April 2022. Approvals were given to eight memos for the Country’s betterment during the Federal Executive Council Meeting in Abuja where attendances of eight ministers were recorded with virtual participation of others.