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Social Affairs minister apologizes to Lebanon’s destitute for delayed ESSN payments

Social Affairs minister apologizes to Lebanon’s destitute for delayed ESSN payments

Caretaker Social Affairs Minister Hector Hajjar in Bikfaya, 2021. (Credit F.N.)

BEIRUT — Caretaker Social Affairs Minister Hector Hajjar apologized Wednesday for the delay in ESSN (Emergency Social Safety Net) program payments this month, saying the payments will begin next week.Here’s what we know:   • In a statement the...

BEIRUT — Caretaker Social Affairs Minister Hector Hajjar apologized Wednesday for the delay in ESSN (Emergency Social Safety Net) program payments this month, saying the payments will begin next week.Here’s what we know:   • In a statement the...