Latest Npower News In Nigeria For Today 24th January 2021 has been compiled by GoldenNewsNg.
NPower News Today 2021 January, Batch A, B & C News, NEXIT, Stipend,N-Power Beneficiaries exit Strategies, CBN Empowerment Portal Login 2021 Friday, 24th January 2021 has been compiled by GoldenNewsNg.
FG activates exit strategy for ex-N-Power beneficiaries
N-Power beneficiaries who have concluded the 2-year job programme will now be able to access permanent job opportunities or business prospects in line with the N-power exit strategy now activated by the Buhari administration.
Under the plan, 200,000 beneficiaries will be engaged as financial services operators under a Shared Agent Network Expansion Facility (SANEF) scheme operated by the Central Bank of Nigeria; over 30,000 have already been engaged as geospatial experts and enumerators in the Economic Sustainability Plan’s Mass Agric programme, while several others will have the option of benefiting from the GEEP micro-enterprise loans.
Some beneficiaries of the scheme confirmed in separate telephone interviews that a platform known as N-exit portal has been opened to collate and process beneficiaries’ information in line with the government’s exit strategy. Mr Orioye Gbayisemore, a beneficiary from Ondo State confirmed that many of his colleagues in his community have already uploaded their data on the N-exit portal while Mrs Vivian Nkiruka Nellys, another beneficiary in the FCT, said she uploaded her data at the end of December 2020, all in preparation for the new scheme for the former N-Power beneficiaries.
FG has offered former N-Power beneficiaries exit Strategies
GoldenNewsNg report that the Beneficiaries of the N-Power initiative who have concluded the two-year job programme will now be able to access permanent job opportunities or business prospects in line with the N-power exit strategy now activated by the Muhammadu Buhari administration. View details
NPower Creative Programme (North) Training Begins
The Federal Government through the Honourable Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq has announced the commencement of the NPower Creative Programme (North) via it’s twitter handle. The programme is to hold at the Public Service Institute of Nigeria.
Recall that training for NPower Creative South took place in July, 2019.
About NPower Creative
The N-Power Creative programme will train and develop 5,000 young creative talents. The strategy is to put our creative industry on the global radar as exporters of world-class services and content. Training will last 3 months, made up of 1-month in-class and a 2-month hands-on group project, across selected Nigerian cities. The participants will be trained and certified in one of the following courses:
Animation | Graphic Design | Post-production | Script Writing
At the end of the training, some participants will get local and international internship opportunities while others will be linked to job and market opportunities. In addition, all participants will receive computing devices that will ensure that they master their skills during and after the training.
Selection Preference for NPower Creative
- Unemployed graduates or non graduates
- Must be between 18-35 years old
- Basic illustration skills will be an advantage for animation and graphic arts
- For Script Writing, creative writing skills and analytical writing skills will be an advantage
- Problem solving skills
- Ability to undertake self-tutorship
- 3 Months
1, 500 beneficiaries have been selected as prospective trainees for a 3-month in-camp in respect of the N-Power Tech in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
GoldenNewsNg reports that N-Power has said that “You’ll Receive N-exit payment but not so soon until when all data and processes are completed”.
This online news platform understands that President Buhari Social Intervention Scheme took to its official microblogging platform to this known to NEXIT Applicants.
Addressing applicants on NEXIT Payment and portal progress, N-Power tweeted Thursday morning, “You’ll Receive N-exit payment but not so soon until when all data and processes are completed, kindly ignore rumours. N-exit portal challenges are under review for corrections. Having a personal problem, kindly submit right complaint to the desk mail. Stay safe.”
The goal of the NEXIT portal includes;
- determination of the suitability of candidates for the CBN programme
- select the different CBN support options
- facilitate registration and application
- The Empowerment application Nexit portal is for exited N-Power beneficiaries
- The portal is designed to help exited N-Power beneficiaries benefit from CBN ongoing Empowerment Options.
- It provides interested candidates with all needed information and also helps to determine their suitability.
- Interested Candidates should proceed to the login portal.
How to Apply for the CBN Empowerment Portal 2021 (Exited NPower Beneficiaries)
- To login, follow the link: nexit-fmhds.cbn.gov.ng
- Enter your username and password or click on ‘Sign Up Here‘ for new registration
- Fill in your email, password, names and BVN & click the ‘submit‘ button
- A mail would be sent to your email box. Open your inbox for a link to confirm your email
- Complete other information as required.
Buhari Confirms Increase Of NPower Beneficiaries To 1Million
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, December 10 confirmed the increase of N-Power beneficiaries from 500, 000 to 1,000,000.
GoldenNewsNg understands that the programme which was founded on June 8, 2016, by the Buhari administration to address the issue of Youth unemployment and help increase social development will now double by 500,000, the initial target of the government.
Important Update On NEXIT E-mail Activation Link
The NEXIT portal is for former Npower beneficiaries (batches A and B) to apply for Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Empowerment Options.
However, after the portal was launched, some of the applicants have been having issues completing their NEXIT registration process due to issues with their email activation link.
Such affected persons have now been instructed to forward their details to [email protected] in order to get the issues rectified.
The details are to be sent in the order and format below to [email protected]
N-Power Registration number
Date of Birth
State of Residence
LGA of residence
Address when registering for the N-Power program
Programme: (eg Nteach, Nhealth, Nagro)
Old Email Address
New Email address
Meanwhile, the NEXIT portal itself can be accessed here.
Kwara Govt To Absorb Exited Npower Batch A And B Beneficiaries Into New Scheme
The Kwara State government has declared its intention to absorb exited Npower batch A and B beneficiaries in the state into another scheme.
This was disclosed on Wednesday in a statement in which the state government noted that its decision is to complement the efforts of the federal government in tackling unemployment among youths.
How To Know If Your NEXIT Portal Records Is Uploaded And Submitted Correctly
How To Know If Your NEXIT Portal Records Is Uploaded And Submitted Correctly: For you to Know If you have correctly Uploaded And Submitted Your Records On NEXIT Portal, you must have undergone the three steps involved in the Registration process which we have covered in our previous post How To Successfully Sign Up For Npower NEXIT Opportunities
The latest update given by Nneka Ikem the special assistance media to HM Sadiya Umar Farouq shows that a total of 249,673 exited N-Power beneficiaries from Batches A and B have so far registered for the central bank of Nigeria Empowerment program. Out of the registered beneficiaries, 88,718 have uploaded and submitted their records! We believe that by now the figures cote above will by now increased.
So how do know if you have successfully uploaded and submitted your records? For you to know that, you must have completed the record update written in Tips On How to Update Your NEXIT Portal Record Correctly.
- You must have a login to the NEXIT portal and Sign up as that is the first thing to do
- The Second thing to do during the NEXIT Registration is email verification. You will have to complete the first step which is Sign-up in order to get your email verification link sent to your email inbox
- The Third step after email verification is to login to the NEXIT portal and click on the “Update Record” link to grant you access to update your records on the portal to qualify you the opportunities to access CBN Empowerment options.
Upon completion of your records and submitting them successfully, you will receive a pop up congratulatory message which signified that you have uploaded and submitted your records Successfully.
No Closing Date Set For NEXIT Portal Yet
According to Nneka Ikem, For @npower_ng beneficiaries still awaiting their validation mail, you’ll receive it soon as mails are being sent in batches to prevent the Nexit portal platform from crashing. No deadline yet so please wait patiently.
If have not register yet, visit the Nexit portal to apply, if you have registerered and waiting for email verification, kindly wait patiently, if you are having difficulty, error in registering contact NSIP Team on [email protected]
The Nexit portal is functioning better then when it was launched. We wish all Applicants Success in their NEXIT journey.