Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs has disclosed that the ministry have received over one million applicant for the N Power program barely 48 hours after it started.
The high rate on unemployment in the country is alarming and the numbers of applicants
for the 2020 N Power programme have shown things are not getting better.
The Federal Government opened N-Power 2020 recruitment portal on the 26th of June and
barely 48 hours after it was opened over a million applicants have been recorded.
This was confirmed by the Minister for Humanitarian, Mrs Sadiya Umar Farouq via a post on her official Twitter handle.
Sadiya noted that they are receiving 100 new applicants per seconds, a move that showed
how unemployment rate amidst educated citizens have increased.
As stated by HM @Sadiya_farouq, the N-Power portal has received over 1 Million unique applications since the portal opened almost 48 Hours ago.
— N-Power (@npower_ng) June 28, 2020
N-Power is a youth empowerment scheme sponsored by the Federal Government of
The programme aspires to provide a platform where most Nigerians can access skills
acquisition and development.