Since the opening of the N-power portal 26th of June, 2020 by the federal government to recruit applicants for the enrollment of Batch C N-Power beneficiaries, over three million youths have applied for the 400000 thousand available space.
This was revealed in a statement by the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Faruq on Friday.
“Enrollment of beneficiaries for N-power Batch C commenced on Friday June 26th 2020 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 programme.”
Also,the statement announced the transitioning of Independent Monitors recruited to monitor Batch A and B of the N-Power programme as well as other National Social Investment Programmes.
The Minister also thanked the Independent Monitors for their service in monitoring the activities and programmes of the National Social Investment Programmes.
“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 Ministry had announced Batch A and B of the N-Power programme will exit the scheme. Batch A has excited on June 30 and Batch B will exit finally on July 31st.