Barely a week after applications for Batch C of the N-power scheme began, it has been reported that over three million applicants have enrolled already for about 400,000 job spaces.
This further affirms the public outcry on the alarming rate of unemployment in Nigeria.
Rhoda Iliya, Deputy Director, Information of the Humanitarian Ministry told The Punch that: “Enrolment of beneficiaries for N-power Batch C commenced on June 26, 2020 and has received over three 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.”
Unimaidgist learnt that the applicants applied for the programme through the online portal of the N-Power scheme which was opened for applications on June 26, 2020.
N-Power is a National Social Investment Programmes of the Federal Government under the Leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari.