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Also included in the suit, as stated in the Originating Summons dated 13th July , 2021, are the president of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan; the chairman and members of the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions as well as the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami .

Paraphrasing the adage: “He who wears the shoe knows where it pinches,” the late Reggae maestro, the legendary Robert Nesta Marley, aka Bob Marley, told us: “Who feels it, knows it.” Thus, whether or not the media headlines the life-changing social investment programmes taking place deep into Nigeria’s 774 local governments, it does not erase the joy of thousands of the vulnerable and poor who, hitherto, had been abandoned to a life of abject poverty and forlorn hopes.

Katagum, who stated this at the beginning of a three days training for CCT Local Government Councils (LGA) Facilitators on savings and group mobilization in Bauchi on Saturday, said the state governor had directed the increase because it had remained static at 23,000 for the past three years.

The Federal Government on Monday said it has spent over N52 million on vulnerable women in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa under the Conditional Cash Transfer Programme.

The Federal Government has disbursed N65 million to 6,500 vulnerable women in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa under the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) scheme.

Saraki, who said this in a statement by his spokesman, Yusuph Olaniyonu, on Monday, spoke against the backdrop of the allegation by the EFCC that he was engaging in a media war with the anti-corruption agency.