The Presidency revealed this in an assertion on Monday evening, referring thereto the National Senior Citizens Community was passed into law because the National Senior Citizens Place Act, 2017 to oblige the wants of senior citizens (70 and above) within the country.
What the Presidency is saying about the Senior Citizens community
‘The Constitution of Nigeria for 1999, in line with point (d) of Area 16(2) as revised, provides for a State to provide adequate social support and enhance the situation private satisfaction of the old.
The National Senior Citizens Community was Passed into law because the National Senior Citizens Place Act, 2017 to cater for the necessities of senior citizens (70 and above) within the country. to grasp this respectable goal, and to ensure importance and spread, people of demonstrated honesty from key services and associations are selected into its Administering Board,” they said.
The board individuals will incorporate AVM. M.A. Muhammad (rtd) because the Administrator of the Board with Mansur Kuliya, addressing the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development. Others are Dr Chris Osa Isokpunwu, Mr Umar Abdullahi Utono, Dr John Olushola Magbadelo, Mrs Bulus Friya Kimde, Mr Sani Ibrahim Mustapha, Professor Usman Ahmed, Curve. Mrs Victoria Onu addressing the Alliance of Social orders for the Privileges of More seasoned People (CORSOPIN) and three different partners specifically Dr Dorothy Nwodo, Professor Mohammed Mustapha Namadi, and Dr Emem Omokaro who additionally fills in because the Chief General.
The Minister of humanitarian affairs, Hajiya Sadiyya Umar Farouq had before this year guaranteed that the FG would offer sufficient social varieties of assistance that may improve the non-public satisfaction of the more seasoned people in Nigeria, through the set-up of a Middle for knowledgeable people