their daily subsistence and medical needs, and reduce incidence of hunger, as well as protect them from neglect, abuse, deprivation and natural and man-made disasters.
Nucom said that the beneficiaries are those that do not receive social pension from the national government and were identified as indigent and needy.
“This is our regular program for the elderly aimed at assisting them, especially those without regular income, for their health and maintenance medicines,” he said.
Nucom, meanwhile, reminded the beneficiaries to use their pension for the sustenance of their basic commodity needs, especially for their food and medicines.
“Please use your pension for your needs and use them properly,” he said.