FG announce plan to absorb N-power beneficiaries into new scheme


The Federal Government said it would absorb exited N-power beneficiaries into new scheme.

This was disclosed by Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, at an interactive forum with state focal persons of the National Social Investment Programmes on Wednesday in Abuja.

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Sadiya said the government was committed to keep beneficiaries of N-power in its employ even after exiting the programme adding that plan is afoot to engage them in a new scheme.

“As we renew our commitment to the service of humanity, I will like to seize this opportunity to once again state that we have successfully exited Batch A and B of the N-Power beneficiaries in June and July respectively and we are still working towards ensuring a transition plan that will further engage or absorb them into other programmes,” the minister explained.

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