Good News: Second Batch RRR Grant Disbursement: July to September Payment 2022:
The FG Rapid Response Register (RRR) cash disbursement for July to September is in progress, and disbursement for 2 million beneficiaries is been continued and sustained
Beneficiaries of the Rapid Response Register (RRR) are to note that, the second batch of payments starting from July to September has been initiated, and over 2 million Nigerians will benefit from the 20 billion naira cash disbursement slated for July to September 2022
36 States in Nigeria and FCT, 11,596,248 Poor & Vulnerable Households (PVHHs) and 47,741,200 Individuals in PVHH are the core beneficiaries of the FG Rapid Response Register (RRR) cash program
Nigeria launched the Rapid Response Register (RRR) for the COVID-19 Cash Transfer, to complement the already existing platforms under the World Bank-supported National Social Safety Nets Project (NASSP), which were capturing and registering the urban poor and vulnerable populations across Nigeria.
As stated by the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, at the launch of the RRR, as of 31st December 2020, about a 24.3million poor and vulnerable individuals into the National Social Register have been identified and registered, equivalent to about 5.7million households