Thursday, 29th September 2022
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28 Aug 2018
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…
26 Jul 2018
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…
3 Jul 2018
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…
18 Mar 2018
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.
30 Nov 2017
The Imo State Director of National Orientation Agency (NAO), Mr. Vitus Eleocha, has decried the lack of interest in the N-Power programme of the Federal Government by non-graduates of Imo State. 
10 Oct 2017
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.
4 Sep 2017
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.
15 Jul 2017
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has extended this year’s N-Power application by two weeks. The application portal at would now close on July 27.Last year, the Federal Government undertook the largest post-tertiary recruitment exercise....
2 Jul 2017
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.
26 Jun 2017
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).
16 Jun 2017
On effective monitoring of the scheme, Adeosun disclosed that a barometer had been put in place, adding that the overriding mission remains that most Nigerians were aware of their civil duty of paying tax as when and where due.
24 May 2017
The Federal Government says it will prosecute N-Power volunteers that are receiving monthly stipends but refuse to appear in their primary places of assignment.


12 mins ago
The Rule of Law and Empowerment Initiative also known as Partners West Africa Nigeria, in collaboration with Ford Foundation, has kick-started a campaign for  survivors-centred policing of gender-based violence cases in Nigeria. The Executive Director, Partners West Africa Nigeria (PWAN), Kemi Okentedo, stated that the group works in  the areas of security, governance and criminal…
20 mins ago
The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on Thursday disclosed that 300 corporate exhibitors would be participating in the 17th Abuja International Trade Fair (AITF). Director-General, ACCI, Victoria Akai, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the event is expected to be declared open by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. The 17th AITF is scheduled…
28 mins ago
*Says he is a true culture ambassador The Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, has described the Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, as a true cultural ambassador of Nigeria. The CDS made the remark when he received in audience a delegation comprising the executive members of…
32 mins ago
NEW YORK, USA, 29 September 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The UN chief on Wednesday paid tribute to the hundreds of victims and their families, of a 2009 stadium massacre in the capital of Guinea, as some of the ringleaders allegedly responsible for the gruesome death of more than 150 people that day, went on trial. Alongside the deaths, during…
1 hour ago
*Vows to ensure that 20% of Nigeria’s budget goes into funding education Accord presidential candidate, Professor Christopher Imumolen, has laid out his blueprint for the total revolution of Nigeria's seemingly comatose educational system if he gets elected as president come 2023. The successful entrepreneur laid out his plans during the convocation ceremony of the Joint…