Ekiti cash transfer: Nigerians troop to Twitter to confirm N20,000 payments

Ekiti Governor Kayode Fayemi

Nigerians have headed to Twitter to determine the veracity of claims that 5,000 people in Ekiti were beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s conditional cash transfer on Tuesday.

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, said the beneficiaries received between N20,000 and N60,000 each.

He said 5,000 indigent citizens drawn from 16 council areas of Ekiti State received the funds targeted at fighting poverty.

See reactions on Twitter below: