The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Developmen has flagged off the On-Boarding of 3000 Stream 2 Independent Monitors.
During the flag-off held at the Nigerian Army Resource Centre Abuja, the Minister of the ministry Hajiya Sadiya Umar Faruk ably represented by the Permanent Secretary Dr Nasir Sani-Gwarzo mni, MPOM, said that Monitors were one of the most important components of the National Social Investment Programmes. She said that the Ministry lays special emphasis on ensuring that its programmes are closely monitored to reach high level of efficiency.
The programme marks the beginning of the national training and onboarding of additional 3000 men and women who will serve as Stream 2 monitors. They will be given the prerequisite training and receive engagement letters and tablets as working tools for monitoring the programme.
The Minister charged the beneficiaries to work closely with the state NSIP teams and avoid any form of intimidation of the beneficiaries.
The beneficiaries were also given Engagement letters and Tablets to enable them to carry out their monitoring task which expires after one year.