N-power Programme: 109,823 Volunteers Are Business Owner-Sadiya
N-power Programme: 109,823 Volunteers Are Business Owner-Sadiya: “The N-Power programme provides young Nigerians with job opportunities. It provided opportunities to over 500,000 Nigerians.
“The programme provided an opportunity for 109,823 N-Power beneficiaries to utilize the skills they acquired and savings to become business owners
“In view of this, President Buhari approved the extension of the programme to 1million new beneficiaries; 500k per stream.
“The N-Power programme will now be administered through the NASIMS which cuts across the whole value change of other programmes under the Ministry.
“The programme is now positioned to be more strategic through the NASIMS. Beneficiaries will now be able to get more from programme, and experience a seamless verification process as well as an efficient transition and exit management plan through the NASIMS.
“The Honourable Minister Sadiya Umar Farouq stated that the N-Power started as an intervention for job creation.
“She says Batch C is a continuation of the ongoing strategy and an extension of the Buhari administration’s commitment to job creation and youth development.
“Based on the implementation of these SIPs since 2016, the programmes are undergoing restructuring to maximize their impact and deliver more socioeconomic benefits to the poor and vulnerable in the society.
“The Permanent Secretary, Bashiru Alkali is giving the welcome remark. He says NASIMS (National Social Investment Management System) is a strategic response to address numerous challenges encountered in SIPs.
“It will drive efficiency and accountability and serve as a database for the programmes
‘Beneficiaries can now log into http://nasims.gov.ng to take their test and subsequently carry out the process.
“[email protected] is the dedicated email address for complaints and enquiries.
“The Ministry has taken stringent steps to ensure that the registration and verification as well as the onboarding process will be carried out online and on a centralized system.
“The @FMHDSD is today launching the N-Power Batch C. The N-Power programme provides young Nigerians with an opportunity for employment since its inception in 2016 under Batch A & B with about 500,000 beneficiaries catered for”Npower