In line with the ongoing N-power Batch C online application which commenced Friday June 26, 2020, the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development on Monday announced that over 1,000,000 applications have been received from across the Federation in less than 48 hours.
After the Honourable Minister, Sadiya Umar Farouq, declared open the new N-Power Portal on the Ministry’s website.
The Ministry wishes to reiterate that all young Nigerians between the ages of 18-35 with or without formal education can apply for a slot in the new program which would be very focused on agriculture.
At 11:45pm on June 26th, the enrolment of @npower_ng Batch C commenced via the online portal. I am happy to announce that young and eligible Nigerians responded positively and have been applying as expected.
— Sadiya Umar Farouq (@Sadiya_farouq) June 28, 2020
The number of applications so far received is an indication of the number of our youths who need jobs and the confidence in the program.
The Ministry will continue to collaborate with its technical partners to provide timely support to all applicants.
The Ministry noted that the selection process would be fair and transparent and the public would also be carried along at every stage.
According to the Deputy Director Information – Rhoda Ishaku Iliya, the Ministry will like to assure Nigerians that the N-Power portal is secured and no data has been compromised.
No sir. It is false information. https://t.co/E0GYxDFZ8X
— N-Power (@npower_ng) June 28, 2020
The portal is open for ALL Nigerians who meet the application criteria.