Nigeria Federal Government have debunked rumor that the N-Power site has been hacked and Bank Verification Number (BVN) of applicants have been exposed.
barely 48 hours after it was opened reports are circulating online that BVN of applicants
With the high rate of cyber crime in the country, an anxious applicant questioned the
Government on the authenticity of the news.
However, reacting to his tweet via their official Twitter handle, N-Power authorities noted
that it’s a fake news and that their site has not been hacked.
Meanwhile Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs some hours ago
disclosed that the ministry have received over one million applicant for the N Power program barely
48 hours after it started.
She noted that they are receiving 100 new applicants per seconds, a move that showed
how unemployment rate amidst educated citizens have increased.
No sir. It is false information. https://t.co/E0GYxDFZ8X
— N-Power (@npower_ng) June 28, 2020