Three million Nigerians have applied for 400,000 NPower jobs across the country. The latest applications is the third batch of the social investment scheme anchored by the Federal Government which employed about 500,000 Nigerians as at June, 2020.
The scheme which is supervised by the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development announced the disengagement of Batch A Beneficiaries on June 30 and Batch B beneficiaries on July 30, 2020.
It said it would engage 400,000 in the third batch of the social investment programme through applications received on its portal from June, 26, 2020.
According to the Deputy Director, Information of the Humanitarian Affairs Ministry, Rhoda Iliya, three million applications have been received since the NPower portal opened.