BoI disbursed N3.7bn to 300,011 N-Power beneficiaries, others in 2020

N-Power beneficiaries

BoI disbursed N3.7bn to 300,011 N-Power beneficiaries, others in 2020     The Bank of Industry (BoI) has said it disbursed  N3.7 billion to beneficiaries of two empowerment programmes in 2020. According to the bank’s chairman, Mr Aliyu Dikko, the bank facilitated the disbursement N2.5 billion and N1.2 billion under the N-Power and Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programmes to 300,011 and 109,039 beneficiaries respectively. The chairman who said this at the bank’s 2020 Annual General Meeting held virtually in Abuja added that despite the adverse impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic…

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Over 5 million Nigerians jostle for N-Power Batch C

Over 5 million Nigerians jostle for N-Power Batch C

No fewer than five million Nigerians have applied as candidates to participate in Batch C of N-Power project of the federal government. The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development disclosed in a press statement on Tuesday evening that between June 26 and August 9 when the application took place, a total of  5,042,001 applicants were recorded. The press statement was signed by Halima Oyelade, a Special Assitant on Strategic Communication. The Ministry said that the application date was meant to close on the 26th of July,…

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N-Power: Over 1 million Nigerians apply within 48 hours

N-Power Batch C

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development has announced that it has received over 1 million applications across Nigeria within 48 hours after the portal was opened. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the ministry published via its Twitter handle on Sunday. The statement, which was signed by the Deputy Director, Information in the ministry, Rhoda Iliya, stated that the on-going N-Power Batch C online application that commenced last Friday, June 26, 2020 is an indication that a lot of youths are in dire need…

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