30,000 Npower Volunteers Get Permanent Job-FG: See List of Successful Volunteers
30,000 Npower Volunteers Get Permanent Job-FG: See List of Successful Volunteers: The Presidency has employed 30,000 Npower Volunteers to work as FMARD/SPACE agric extension workers
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, Mr. Laolu Akande made this known in Abuja, Tuesday, the 9th of Feb, 2021
These 30,000 Npower Volunteers were drawn from the 500,000 volunteers from both the Batch A and Batch B (2016 & 2017), from both the Nteaxh, Nhealth, NTax, etc, NAN reported
“Emefiele said that under the collateral-free Agric-Business/Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme, there were ongoing grants of concessionary loans from between N150, 000 to N2.5million”
“Over N106 billion had been disbursed so far to over 27,000 beneficiaries”
“Almost 73,000 N-Power volunteers were trained and 30,000 of them deployed to 774 Local Government Areas.”
The 30,000 volunteers will be housed under the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) and the Project for Agricultural Co-ordination and Execution (PACE)
AFJP is a collaboration between the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) and the Project for Agricultural Co-ordination and Execution (PACE) Secretariat, which aims to increase locally grown food supply, create employment opportunities in the agriculture sector, and export food surplus using existing agreements.
Currently, the list for all the 30,000 enumerators has been released. To See the Full list of all the enumerators, Npower applicants are to visit their FMARD/SPACE & AFJP States/Local Government Coordinators
FMARD/SPACE & AFJP States/Local Government Coordinators are currently preparing the 30,000 successful Npower volunteers as enumerators for the dry season farming
A total of Five Hundred Naira (N500) is available for each VALIDATED farmer/farm captured in two tranches.
N250 for each submitted farmer/farm data at the end of every week and a balance of N250 in 30 days after the exercise is closed.
Criteria for Validation:
The data to be captured comprise of the ‘farmer’ details and the ‘farm’ as detailed in the ODK collection app. Please submit only genuine data as this determines your final payment.
The Farmer must be a real farmer as well as his/her farm where you registered him/he.
The personal information about the farmer/farm must not be forged (if we discover the data is forged, it will be disqualified, and payment will not be made for it).
Video Tutorial links
- Introduction Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5sT_FT0JAWE
- First Steps: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H28exevuxjY&t=97s
- Mapping & Soil Collection https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJ7ALwxCayI
- The Survey: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ndrsE5tKwM
- FAQs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0WsCY9gEePY
Check your Email to see if you are selected for the next stage.
You have been selected to participate in a remote training and testing programme.
- Assess the Training Manual from the video below,
- Download and study it, then
- Complete all assigned tasks.