Npower Enhancement Program 2018/2019 is for 2016 Npower Beneficiaries both 2017 will also benefit from it. Npower Enhancement programme is like a phase where one has graduated or promoted to another level. The scheme will start from January 2019 with beneficiaries still be retained or posted to their former places of employment. Get more details below:
Latest News on Npower Enhancement Program 2018/2019
The Federal Government has set a target of training 10 million graduates in Nigeria under the N-Power programme by 2023, even as it has extended payment of stipends of the scheme’s 2016 Batch 1 beneficiaries beyond the expiry month of December 2018.
N-Power was established by the federal government as a job employment and empowerment scheme for hitherto unemployed Nigerian graduates under the National Social Investment Programmes (N-SIPs).
You are also aware that Npower Scheme Beneficiaries are paid a monthly stipend of N30,000 and deployed as volunteers into various sectors of need in the public space, such as health, agriculture, education and public finance.
Npower Enhancement Program 2018/2019
Npower Enhancement Program plan is basically an extension of the exit date of December 2018 for the first batch of 200,000 to enable them continue to offer their valuable services in their various communities while still earning their stipends.
Note that: 2016 N-power beneficiaries 2 years contract was supposed to expire by November/December 2018. However, the Federal government realized that instead to let the trained volunteers go back to the street, they rather proceed into an enhancement scheme and continue to give their service and earn their monthly stipends. The Federal Government is also exploring further options to seamlessly move the beneficiaries from the government job programme to positions where they were able to earn a sustainable income
2016 Npower Scheme Beneficiaries welfare of the beneficiaries will be enhanced and the N30, 000 monthly salary will be increased with a better robust packages attached by the npower team.