N-Power Registration has seen an immense increase in one week compare to what it was recorded at this stage during the last batch.
The online recruitment portal was enabled on the 26th June 2020 and it has recorded over 3million applicants.
The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development commenced the enrollment process of the third batch of the N-Power beneficiaries on 26th June 2020.
Deputy Director Information of the ministry. Rhoda Iliya gave an update on the application exercise in a statement in Abuja on Friday.
Statement of the Ministry
The statement reads: “Enrolment of beneficiaries for N-power Batch C commenced on Friday June 26th2020 and has received over 3 Million applications since the portal opened.
“The application process will be concluded as soon as possible to provide additional Nigerian youths access to the programmes.”
The Ministry also announced the disengagement of Independent Monitors recruited to monitor Batch A and B of the N-Power programme. As well as other National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP), which will be disengaged on july 31, 2020.
The Minister thanked the Independent Monitors for their service in monitoring the activities and programmes of the NSIP.
She said: “As we commence the transition of Batch A and B N-Power beneficiaries. The ministry will conclude activities of the Independent Monitors enrolled with those two batches by 31st July 2020.
“The Federal Government appreciates their support during the period of engagement and looks forward to on-boarding a new set of monitors.
With the roll-out of the Integrated National Social Investment Programme, set to kick off when the new N-Power Batch C beneficiaries come onboard”.
N-Power is also linked to the Federal Government’s policies in the economic, employment and social development arenas.
N-Power addresses the challenge of youth unemployment by providing a structure for large scale and relevant work skills acquisition.
And development while linking its core and outcomes to fixing inadequate public services and stimulating the larger economy.
As it was earlier announced, N-Power has the following programmes.
N-power Tech, Agro, Creative, Health, Build, Tax, and Teach
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