N-power deploys 11,401 beneficiaries in Abia
About 11,401 beneficiaries of N-Power programme have been deployed to their places of primary assignments in the education, agriculture and health sectors.The Abia State focal person for N-Power and Social Investment Programme , who is also the Special Adviser to the Governor on Youth Development, Mr Chinenye Nwaogu...
Buhari administration has spent N500bn to alleviate poverty, says Osinbajo
Nigeria's vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said the government has injected the sum of N500 billion to create wealth and alleviate poverty. Osinbajo said this at the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) themed “Transition, Transformation and Sustainable Institutions” at the International Conference Centre, Abuja. According to him, one way…
N-Power skills acquisition trainees target metal door production contract
Welding and Fabrication trainees under the N-Power Programme in Abia State have urged the state governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu to award them metal door production contracts to prove their mastery of the technology during their skill acquisition training. They presented the door sample which they claimed conformed with the international specifications to the governor through…
FCT N-Power graduates 106 trainees
The Federal Capital Territory [FCT] administration has graduated a total of 106 trainees that participated in its three months first foundation apprenticeship N-Power build programme. The N-Power Build programme is a National Social Investment Scheme designed to address opportunities for young and unemployed Nigerians to earn a living through the acquisition of entrepreneur and leadership…
N-Power: Pro-Buhari, Fayose rallies shut down Ado-Ekiti
As countdown to the July 14 Ekiti State governorship poll continues, many beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s N-Power scheme in the state, yesterday, took to the streets to campaign for the Deputy Governor, Prof. Olusola Kolapo Eleka.
Government earmarks N146 billion for social, welfare programmes
Maryam Uwais, made the disclosure during a retreat for officials in her office and that of the Vice President at Tinapa Business and Resort Centre in Calabar, Cross River.
FG deploys 711 N-Power agric extension agents in Edo
The Programme Manager of the State Agricultural Development Programme (ADP), Mr Peter Aikhuomobhoebe, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin on Monday.
Osinbajo extends 2017 N-Power registration deadline
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has extended this year’s N-Power application by two weeks. The application portal at www.npower.gov.ng would now close on July 27.Last year, the Federal Government undertook the largest post-tertiary recruitment exercise....
'FG will fulfill every promise to youths'
Afolabi Imoukhuede said this when he addressed N-Power volunteers in Ebonyi at the end of the evaluation and monitoring of the programme in the state by federal and state stakeholders.
FG explains delay in payment of N-power volunteers
The Federal Government has said the delay in paying some N-Power volunteers was caused by irregularities in their bank details, especially their Bank Verification Numbers (BVN).