N-Power: Ministry accuses 14, 020 beneficiaries of fraud
The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs has indicted 14, 020 N-Power beneficiaries of being the cause of the delay in the payment of their stipends arising from irregularities they were found to have indulged in. This was contained in a statement which was signed by Deputy Director (Information), Rhoda Ishaku Iliya. In the statement, the ministry…
N-Power: Enrollment of new beneficiaries to begin as first two batches exit in June, July
The Nigerian Government on Friday announced that it will commence the enrollment of a new batch of N-Power beneficiaries. Spokesperson to the humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development ministry Rhoda Iliya made the disclosure in a statement. "We have commenced the transitioning of beneficiaries from Batches A and B into government entrepreneurship schemes and…
No plan to absorb N-Power beneficiaries into Federal Civil Service - Official
Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, says the Federal Government has no plan at the moment to absorb beneficiaries of the N-Power Programme into the Federal Civil Service. Farouq, in a statement by the Deputy Director in the Ministry, Mrs Rhoda Ilaya, on Saturday, said that Nigerians should be…
Nigeria to disengage 500,000 N-Power beneficiaries 'soon'
About 500,000 persons engaged in Nigeria's social investment programme N-Power will have to look elsewhere for means of livelihood as the government is set to terminate their existing engagement. Their current engagement, spokesperson for the humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development ministry Rhoda Iliya, said in a statement has contributed to "the administration’s vision…
Irregularities in N-Power prompts FG to reform program for greater efficiency
Some irregularities in the N-Power program has prompted the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development to streamline the programme for greater efficiency to provide opportunities for more Nigerian youths.
NSIP monitoring team writes Buhari over unpaid three months stipend
The independent monitors of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Mrs. Sadiya Umar Farouq, to pay their three months stipends.
Lockdown: N-Power beneficiaries lament non-payment of March stipend
Beneficiaries of the N-Power scheme under the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) have appealed to the Federal Government to pay their stipends for March 2020 to assist them in cushioning the effect of the lockdown
N-Power beneficiaries beg FG to pay March stipend
The N-Power beneficiaries under the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) in Kogi, on Tuesday, implored the Federal Government to pay their stipend for March 2020.
Lagos State responds to N-Power beneficiaries' employment plea
Lagos State deputy governor Obafemi Hamzat on Tuesday addressed beneficiaries of Nigeria's social investment programme N-Power who protested against alleged marginalisation in the government recruitment process. The protesters gathered in front Lagos State Television at about 9:00 am and were on their way to the Lagos State House of Assembly when they met the state…
Ngige asks N-Power trainees to form cooperatives to access loans
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has urged graduating trainees of the N-Power Programme, to form Cooperatives to enable them access loans. Ngige gave the advice when he visited trainees at Anamco and Tetralog Mechatronics companies in Enugu.
Nigeria to overhaul N-Power, other NSIPs
The Nigerian government has said it will overhaul the N-Power scheme, school feeding programme and other projects under the National Social Investment Programmes (NSIPs). “All present processes, especially beneficiary enrolment and payments including for consultancies, are being scrutinised and stakeholders are being consulted for inputs that will lead to the total overhaul of the programmes…