School feeding programme: FG’s delegation visits Osun

A delegation of the Federal Government’s Home Grown School Feeding (HGSF) programme, an initiative which aims at feeding over 24 million school children nationwide is currently in Osun to understudy the success recorded by the state’s school feeding programme, O-MEAL.

The delegation while on a visit to Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, expressed delight at the level of organisation and success of the Osun school feeding programme.

During their 3-day visit to the state, they visited the local farmers, caterers and of course the school pupils who benefit from O-MEAL.

The delegation today paid a courtesy visit to the Governor, Ogbeni @raufaregbesola at the secretariat in Abeere Government of Osun.
Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola in his address said the state government was proud of the opportunity to play host to such a high level delegation and that he hoped whatever lessons they had learnt while in the state would be of massive help in ensuring the success of such programme in their respective states.

The delegation included teams from Borno, Kaduna, Enugu, Lagos, Ogun, Oyo and the FCT.