NPower News Today Saturday 4th February 2023 can be accessed below.
The Npower programme beneficiaries started this year 2023 with little motivation because they were owed stipends for 3 months October, November, and December 2022. Though the management of Npower assured beneficiaries that their backlog will soon be paid, most beneficiaries had still not come up with a term as to why it is taking Npower this long to pay. Let’s see if payment will happen this February 2023.
As we earlier discussed, the management of NSIP and the Npower programme has resumed payment of stipends to their beneficiaries. So Npower beneficiaries should also expect their outstanding stipends to be cleared soon.
You recall that in January 2023, we do update you that the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development, fmhds Beneficiaries of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) storm Sir Tafawa Balewa Stadium, Bauchi State in their thousands to receive and thank His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari for sustaining the Programme.
This came as Nigerians are preparing for the 2023 general election which is scheduled to hold this month February 2023. In the previous election, the NSIP beneficiaries played a vital role in electing the current government.
NSIP is an initiative of the President Buhari administration created to remove 100000000 Nigeria from poverty in 10 years. The NSIP programme consists of the Npower programme, conditional cash transfer CCT, GEEP, and the National Home Grown School Feeding Program NHGSFP.
So far, 3 sets of beneficiaries have passed through the Npower programme since it was created in 2016. And These beneficiaries who are known as exited Npower beneficiaries are also expectant applicants of the Nexit programme and Npower work nation an initiative created to further empower exited Npower beneficiaries
How Npower Batch C1 Can Register for NEXIT Loan After Exit
According to the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, NEXIT (N-EXIT), also known as the NEXIT loan program, is an exit or transition plan designed to provide training and low-interest loans and grants to the beneficiary Npower if the Npower program ends.
The Ministry is working with the Central Bank of Nigeria to provide loans ranging from N250,000 to N3,000,000 through CBN Intervention Programs such as COVID-19 Covered Line of Credit Loan, AGSMEIS Loan and the Nigerian Loan Scheme such as the Nigerian Youth Investment Fund.
The NEXIT loan will initially target existing beneficiaries of Batches A and B of the Npower program and then transition to beneficiaries of Batch C, according to the ministry.
NPower News: FG Reveals Big Plans For NPower Batch C Beneficiaries
The federal government has said that the Npower batch C stream 1 beneficiaries will be moved to the NEXIT loan program of the scheme.
The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouk said this during her weekly briefing on Wednesday.
She said an effective transition and exit management plan would be made available through the NASIMS Portal for the Batch C Npower Program, allowing beneficiaries to be moved automatically to the NEXIT Loan Program.
In her ministry’s weekly report titled “My Week in Review,” the Minister made this point clear while highlighting the role that the National Social Investment Management System (NASIMS) platform plays in carrying out the NSIP mandate.
“The Npower programme is a critical component of the FG’s National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) and supports the FG’s vision of lifting 100 million Nigerians out of poverty over 10 years. The objective remains to upskill young Nigerians for employment or entrepreneurship.
“The NASIMS platform will help ensure transparency, institutional memory, and dynamic impact assessment of the N-Power cluster, Batch C, thus providing seamless interaction between the programme and beneficiaries.
“The NASIMS platform will also facilitate seamless beneficiary verification, including an efficient transition & exit management plan that will enable beneficiaries to be migrated automatically to the NEXIT Program for POSSIBLE placement & employment opportunities with FG agencies”, Farouk Stated.
Nasims list requirements to address Npower Batch C December payment failure
The requirements for resolving Npower Batch C1’s failed December payment are listed in today’s most recent Npower announcement from Nasims. see specifics below!
The management of Npower Nasims has given a new update regarding failed August Npower Stipends Payment that some batch C stream 1 beneficiaries are facing. In the update given, Nasims wrote:
ATTENTION: Npower C1 Beneficiaries, REQUIREMENTS FOR RESOLUTION OF FAILED DECEMBER PAYMENT
Please note, you need to provide your npower ID and NIN to enable us resolve and facilitate your failed August payment, Nasims said.
The above requirements should be forwarded to the Npower official email to avoid your account details being compromised, you can alternatively forward the required information with a detailed problem to this email: [email protected] for possible resolution. The problem should be well stated with attachment of the required information, Nasims said.
Nonetheless, while you work on your failed August stipends to be paid, do not forget to participate in the ongoing Npower work Nation exercise for the exited Npower batch C1 beneficiaries to enable you access other empowerment opportunities meant for exited Npower beneficiaries.
Npower Introduces Work Nation To Train, Retain Exited Batch C1 Beneficiaries
Npower has introduced the Work Nation Program to train and retain exited Batch C1 Beneficiaries
The Federal Government has introduced an exit and skill acquisition platform named “Work Nation” for Npower Batch C, Stream 2 beneficiaries
GoldenNewsNg reports that the Work Nation Programme is designed to develop and also connect exiting beneficiaries with opportunities across the globe.
According to NASIM, the Federal Government introduced the “Work Nation” programme to curtail the alarming rate of unemployment in the country.
NASIM is the central management system for all social intervention programmes of the Federal Government including Npower
Npower News On Payment of December Stipend
Npower beneficiaries has been asked to remain calm as payment of August Stipend has commenced. Nasims said this on its social media handle. Read below
ATTENTION: N’Power C1 Beneficiaries
PAYMENT OF December STIPEND,
Following several enquiries regarding the authenticity of the August payment news widely in circulation, it has become crucial to clear the air.
Please accept this update as an official confirmation of December payment in progress. Kindly note, accounts are being credited for August payment and it’s done GRADUALLY. If your payment is PROCESSING kindly be patient and wait for your payment.
Your patience so far is highly appreciated.
Nasims Introduce Assessment Test For Npower Batch C1 Beneficiaries To Qualify Work Nation Program
Npower News Today, Npower has rolled out an Exit Programme for Npower Batch C1 Beneficiaries through the Nasims portal, the Programme titled ‘Work Nation‘ is set as a POP Assessment Test For Npower Batch C1 Beneficiaries To Access the Exit Package.
According to Npower batch c beneficiaries are to login the dashboard and will see a pop up message see below in other to take the assessment Test.
Congratulations to you on reaching the concluding month of the programme, which you were selected for as a beneficiary.
Kindly take the Work Nation eligibility test, as it is a conditional requirement for your August stipend to be paid to you. Work Nation is designed to make more opportunities accessible to you. The success or failure of the test do not affect you payments.
Click the button below to redirect you to your test page and complete your passing out process
Nasims therefore uses this medium to congratulate all batch C1 beneficiaries for successfully concluding month of the programme, which they participated as a beneficiary.
Exiting Npower Batch C stream 1 beneficiaries will see a pop up message when they login to the Nasims portal. Npower Batch C beneficiaries are therefore encouraged to take the assessment test.
Npower Outline Steps For Batch C2 Beneficiaries To Complete Deployment Process
On Npower latest news today, the management of Npower has Outline 6 different Steps For Batch C2 Beneficiaries To Complete Deployment Process. Npower Graduate Batch C Stream 2 Beneficiaries
According to the statement from the Npower management, the wait is finally over as you have been successfully deployed into their various graduate programs. The statement which is directed to Npower batch C stream 2 beneficiaries.
Npower batch C stream 2 Beneficiaries are to kindly follow the steps below to complete their deployment:
- Visit your self-service portal at https://nasims.gov.ng and click on the deployment tab.
Congratulations to the successful beneficiaries.