Npower : Hope Rekindled as Rep Moves for Permanency of all Volunteers

Federal Lawmaker Joins Permanency Campaign

Npower: Hope has rekindled as Wole Diya, representing Shomolu federal constituency in the Federal House of Representatives calls for permanency of all npower volunteers.

This move is coming at a time, when beneficiaries are stranded and confused on the exit plan prepared by the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development headed by Hajia Sadiya Farouq

Wole Diya who is agitating for permanency disclosed that, giving young mind a sense of belonging, is the best thing the federal government could do to tide the issue of insecurity bedeviling the nation.

He stressed the need of actively encouraging the youths via Permanency in their various PPA as a national pride, thus creating an atmosphere of peace and stability

What it means is that, if this move scales through, we will see massive declined in restiveness among young people.

Wole Diya was not left on the dark; as other members of the Federal House of Representative shared his sentiment on the matter.


Lawal yahaya gumau speaks on npower permanency bill

In a related development, Senator representing Bauchi south senatorial districts lawal yahaya gumau speaks on npower permanency bill, he is proposing for the adoption and creation of agency for National Social Investment Programme (NSIP).

Being the chairperson, Senate Committee on Social Investments and Poverty Alleviation, he suggested the absorption of all npower beneficiaries, in all categories into the civil service to curb the rising unemployment crisis in the country.

As the Chairman, Senate Committee on Social Investments and Poverty Alleviation, senator Lawal Yahaya Gumau wants Nigerian Youths to be productive and engaged.

To tide in the problems of national insecurity, the country must empower her youths.  This must come from the Federal Government; the country must rise up to her responsibility and put an end to youth restiveness- Lamented by a senator.


Any nation who fails to explore and empower her youths, is setting on a time bomb. The federal government must show sincere courage and will, to massively invest in her youths. Anything short of this, will spell doom for the nation

The motion was seconded and supported by more than half of the 9th senate. If this motion scales through, it will see many youths, from all works of life engaged.

Actively empowered not just to provide food for themselves, but to empower others, thus curbing unemployment at a long run

The Minister of labour and Employment, Mr Chris Ngige- N-power to be reformed

Late January, the minister of labour and employment, Mr Chris Ngige, disclosed the intention of the federal government to reform the N-power programme for a robust outlook.

Mr Ngige while interacting with some beneficiaries in Tetralog Nigeria Limited and ANAMCO Motor Assembly plant, in Enugu state of Nigeria, made this statement

According to AIT news, Ngige, a minister of the federal republic, was on a trip to Enugu state Nigeria, assured N-power Beneficiaries, who are being trained in auto mobile repairs and maintenance

Ngige in his correct words “says the N-Power programme of the Federal Government will undergo various reformations to actualize its set objective.” This statement is coming at the pick of Batch A disengagement plan, also known as glorious exist


  1. Comment:This is a wellcome observation by the reps and senate now we are seeing our representives representing us becouse absorbing npower beneficiarie will reduce the rate of unemployment amang nigerian youths

  2. I share in their sentiment. The federal government should permanent all the N- power beneficiaries as this will be a giant stride in empowering the youths and enhancing the manpower of the nation.

  3. This is Quality and effective representation our National Assembly is given US, we are really happy and trusting God to see Nigerian true.

    • N-Power Beneficiaries First Batch needs to permanent and absorb to Federal Civil Service, even Nigeria Army, Nigeria Police Force ,NSCDD,Nigeria Immigration Service,Nigeria Teachers,Federal Ministry of Agriculture and these are very important.N-Power Beneficiaries are appealing to the House of Upper Chamber and Lower Chamber to pass the bill to become Law.I am presently, working at my PPA and known that is very important matters to absorb N-Power beneficiaries not for to reduce unemployment in Country only bet to proffers possible solution to poor performances of Education and insecurities across 774 Local Government in the Country. May Almighty God keep us in peace and protect my Country Nigeria…

  4. We cry for permanenency to reduce unemployed and jobless graduate in this country.please let’s all congratulate Senate and House of Reps for their efforts


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