the federal government social investment programme has recorded another millstone in bauchi state with the commencement into full operation of another companent, the national cash transfer, a disbursement of n5,000 monthly stipend to the poor and the vulnerable household yesterday,  with a total of 10, 800 beneficiaries from 360 communities of 12 benefiting local government area of bauchi state, who stated receiving n10,000 naira each being payment of their stipend for the month of december 2016 and january 2017, so far 305 beneficiaries have been paid in their banks while 9,678 beneficiaries are receiving their own through the funds & electronic transfer solution (fets), a mobile money operators contracted to do the payment on be half of the federal government as a result of delay by the banks. this is one of the payment centre in the metropolis. while inspecting the  payment centres, the state acting director alhaji nuru yusuf kobi calls on the beneficiaries to utilized the money into a viable venture so that at the expiration they would be out of poverty.

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