Over 1m Nigerians Applied For N-power In Less Than 48 Hours
The federal authorities of Nigeria has revealed that no fewer than a million candidates have utilized for the N-power scheme for the reason that program opened its portal on Friday evening.
This was made recognized by Rhoda Iliya, the the deputy director data, ministry of humanitarian affairs catastrophe administration and social improvement, on Sunday.
In her remark, she additional debunked information that the applying portal has been hijacked.
She stated,“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,” the assertion learn.
“The variety of functions thus far acquired is a sign of the variety of our youths who want jobs and the arrogance in this system.
“The ministry will proceed to collaborate with its technical companions to supply well timed assist to all candidates.
“The choice course of could be truthful and clear and the general public would even be carried alongside at each stage.
“The portal is open for all Nigerians who meet the application criteria.”
N-Power is among the nationwide social funding programmes of the federal authorities focused at ending poverty within the nation.