Adamawa State Director of National Orientation Agency (NOA), Mr Ahmad Abba, revealed that no fewer than 400,000 primary school pupils will benefit from the Federal Government’s school feeding programme in the state.
Abba has made this known during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola on Tuesday.
He said that the benefiting pupils were those from primary one to three.
Abba said: “The Federal Government has fixed April 1 to kick off the School Feeding programme in Adamawa.
“About 400,000 primary school pupils across the state are expected to benefit in the programme.
“When the news of free school feeding goes round, even before its commencement, some schools in Yola had already reported massive pupil enrolment.”