The federal government has revealed that it has cleared the backlogs payment of N-Power beneficiaries in Batch A & B.
The announcement was revealed by NPVN INFO (NATIONWIDE) in a statement on Wednesday via it’s Twitter handle.
It noted that 8,900 NPower Batches A & B Beneficiaries have been cleared for payment of their 5 months stipends.
The statement read, “BACKLOGS PAYMENT! 8,900 N-POWER BATCHES A & B BENEFICIARIES have been cleared for payment of their 5 months arrears of their STIPENDS as the SMS has been sent to the eligible ones. You’re to join others, login to https://nexit-fmhds.cbn.gov.ng/auth/login for the next level of empowerment”.
The N-Power programme is a social intervention scheme introduced in 2016 by President Muhammadu Buhari administration, as a two-year programme for graduate and non-graduate Nigerians between the ages of 18-35.
Buhari government disclosed that the programme scheme is part of its commitment in alleviating poverty and creating job opportunities in the country.
The beneficiaries enjoy N30, 000 monthly stipend, and devices during the duration of their stay in the scheme in exchange for services offered including teaching, agric extension services, health, etc.
DAILY GIST reports that the federal government announced the commencement of N-Power batch C enrollment where it ordered applicants to take a test for qualification info the scheme. No date has been specifically fixed to end the qualification test