The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development have revealed that enrolment of the third batch of N-Power beneficiaries will commence next week.
The Ministry revealed that it reached the decision to commence new enrollment after consultations and a review on how to reform the programme for greater efficiency.
“The Federal government is committed to the continuation and expansion and as such will now begin enrolment and onboarding of a new Batch of beneficiaries,” The Nation quoted the Ministry as saying.
“Skills acquisition for entrepreneurship and job creation are critical for an economy that will require a boost post-COVID-19 and we are gearing up proactively for the challenge.
“Applications will be conducted using a hybrid system of enrolment to ensure that all Nigerians are given an opportunity to participate. As a Ministry that caters for the vulnerable, we will also make special considerations for Persons living with disabilities.
According to the Ministry, the online portal will be open from noon on June 26, 2020 and provide a plain field for all applicants.
“The online portal would be open to receive applications from noon on June 26, 2020 and will provide a level playing field for all applicants.
“As part of the Ministry’s reforms to make the programme more efficient, all applicants must supply their Bank Verification Number (BVN) in their application to ensure a streamlined and transparent selection process.”