Social Safety Net
Create a phased Social Insurance Scheme to assist certain groups in the population with social welfare payments through a phased programme starting with :: • Young People under 30 and the unemployed • Senior Citizens over 70, the disabled and armed service veterans • All remaining categories (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)
Payment of the =N=5,000 (Five Thousand Naira) stipend to 1 million poorest and most vulnerable groups in the country. (Source: News Reports).
Ensure that retirees receive their gratitude on the effective date of their retirement and that thereafter pensions are paid as and when due. (Source: APC Manifesto, An Honest Contract with Nigeria)