The on-line portal for recruitment of third batch of N-Power enrolees has witnessed over 1million purposes barely 48 hours after it was opened.
The Federal Government had disclosed that 400,000 candidates can be absorbed into the third batch of its N-Power National Social Investment Scheme (NSIP).
The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development commenced the enrolment means of the third batch of the N-Power beneficiaries on June 26.
The ministry defined the enrolment will present alternatives for extra Nigerian youths to entry the programme in furtherance of President Muhammadu Buhari’s imaginative and prescient of lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty.
An replace on the enrollment train is contained in an announcement in Abuja on Sunday night time by the Deputy Director Information of the Ministry, Rhoda Iliya.
It reads: “In line with the continued N-POWER Batch C on-line software which commenced Friday June 26, 2020, the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development, hereby pronounces that over 1,000,000 purposes have been obtained from throughout the Federation in lower than 48 hours after the Honourable Minister, Sadiya Umar Farouq, declared open the brand new N-Power Portal on the Ministry’s web site.
“The Ministry needs to reiterate that every one younger Nigerians between the ages of 18-35 with or with out formal training can apply for a slot within the new programme which might be very targeted on agriculture.
“The Ministry will proceed to collaborate with its technical companions to offer well timed help to all candidates.”
The Ministry promised that the choice course of can be truthful and clear, including that the general public can be carried alongside at each stage.
It additionally assured Nigerians the N-Power portal is secured and no knowledge has been compromised.
It additional said the portal is open for all Nigerians who meet the appliance standards.