We have covered many NPower updates previously, most especially for 2019. Now 2020 is here we want to let you know this is another new opportunity to participate in NPower if you missed out on it last year. So if you want to stay up to date with the latest Npower news and updates, then keep reading this post.
Npower 2020 registration and recruitment commencement date, online registration and how to login to your NPower portal is what we will discuss on this page.
What is NPower?
N-Power is a job creation and empowerment programme of the National Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria. The N-Power programme is for young Nigerians between the ages of 18 and 35.
Goals of NPower
- To intervene and directly improve the livelihood of a critical mass of young unemployed Nigerians.
- To develop a qualitative system for the transfer of employability, entrepreneurial and technical skills.
- To create an ecosystem of solutions for ailing public services and government diversification policies.
- To develop and enhance Nigeria’s knowledge economy.
Before we continue, Check out the various NPower Programmes below: This is to ensure that you know the category that will suite you best.
How to login to NPower Portal 2020
Login by visiting Npower Volunteer Network here: https://npower.fmhds.gov.ng/signup
Make sure you’re connected to good internet when accessing the Npower online portal.
You can always login at any time of the day.
When Will Npower 2020 Registration Portal Open?
The enrollment exercise for a new group (Batch C) of N-Power beneficiaries is to begin on June 26, the Federal Government announced on Friday. The online portal for the programme would be open for applications from noon on June 26, adding that all applicants must supply their Bank Verification Numbers for transparency.
What is the NPower Website for Npower Application Form?
What is the Npower 2020/2021 Registration / Application Requirements?
We will inform you when the N-Power application portal will open for 2020 application. Click the following link: Npower 2020 Application Requirements for the full guide on how to what you will need to apply for N-Power programme.
When will Npower Stipend for 2020 be paid?
Npower February 2020 Stipend Payment
N-Power have confirmed that the beneficiaries of the scheme will be paid their February 2020 allowance. Speaking on Wednesday during a live Facebook chat, Mr. Afolabi Imoukhuede, the senior special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on job creation and youth empowerment noted that the stipends will be paid this week.
For those who have been waiting for their NPower 2019 Stipend to be paid, According to the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, the delay is because the handing and taking over process is yet to be concluded.
The minister also explained that the delay is not unconnected to lack of proper exit plan for beneficiaries that enrolled in 2016 despite expiration of their contract.
Moving forward, the minister noted that the ministry was making efforts to develop exit plan which was not in existent.
She however assured that the money owed would be paid to beneficiaries upon conclusion of the handing over and taking over process, adding that government will continue to fund its Social Investment Programmes and ensure that it touches lives positively.
She disclosed this in her office in Abuja on Monday during a press briefing.
Note: We will be updating this page with more details soon. If you have any questions, leave your comments below and we will attend to you.