Agencies For Poverty Alleviation (NAPEP, NDE etc.) - SS3 Economics Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1

Which agency was established by the Nigerian government to address poverty and unemployment?

A

National Poverty Eradication Programme (NAPEP)

 

B

National Directorate of Employment (NDE)

C

Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program

CORRECT OPTION: a
2

What is the focus of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Nigeria?

A

Job creation and employment opportunities

 

B

Providing financial support to wealthy individuals

C

Providing food subsidies to poor households

CORRECT OPTION: a
3

What is the purpose of the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program in Nigeria?

A

To provide cash transfers to wealthy households

 

B

To provide cash transfers to poor households to meet their basic needs

C

To provide cash transfers to middle-class households to boost their income

CORRECT OPTION: b
4

Which agency implements the Youth Empowerment and Social Support Operation (YESSO) in Nigeria?

A

The Nigerian government

 

B

 The World Bank

 

C

United Nations

CORRECT OPTION: b
5

Which of these agencies focuses on providing job training, education, and financial assistance to vulnerable youth in Nigeria?

A

National Poverty Eradication Programme (NAPEP)

B

National Directorate of Employment (NDE)

 

C

Youth Empowerment and Social Support Operation (YESSO)

CORRECT OPTION: c
6

What is the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program in Nigeria, and what is its purpose?

 

The Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program is a poverty alleviation program in Nigeria that provides cash transfers to poor households to meet their basic needs and improve their economic situation.

7

What is the role of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Nigeria, and how does it help alleviate poverty?

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) is a federal government agency in Nigeria that focuses on job creation and employment opportunities. The agency provides training, financial support, and other resources to individuals and groups to help them start and grow their own businesses, which can help alleviate poverty.

 

8

What is the role of the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Nigeria, and how does it help alleviate poverty?

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) is a federal government agency in Nigeria that focuses on job creation and employment opportunities. The agency provides training, financial support, and other resources to individuals and groups to help them start and grow their own businesses, which can help alleviate poverty.

 

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