Npower 2020/21 application form is out and those who are willing to get the Federal Government empowerment job should start filling their form online. We will show you how to register and apply for Npower 2020/21 session.
It all started in 2016 when the Federal Government came out with the initiative to provide quick jobs for 500,000 Nigerian youths. The Government started out with 200,000 beneficiaries and a stipend of 30,000 are paid every Month as salary. The beneficiaries are also provided with gadgets and installed the workbooks to make the work easier.
Since then many youths are willing to join the programme and every year the Federal Government makes good their promised to open the portal for fresh applicants every year.
This year application form is out and My State News Team will provide the guidelines and application step to prospective applicants. Before then let give you everything you need to know about Npower.
What is (NPVN) Npower?
The NPVN simply means N-Power Volunteer Network.
It was designed in 2017 by the Nigerian government to help equip graduates with the necessary knowledge and skill in other to reduce unemployment by helping them to create jobs and engaging them in activities that help them generating income, for themselves.
What you must know about Npower Recruitment program 2020/2021
Nigeria as a country is blessed with both mineral and human resources, it has been estimated that the total population of Nigeria is about 200 million-plus while the poverty rate has increased and continued to increase its estimated that over 90 million naira spend less than $1 on daily basis.
The Government of the day is concerned about the alarming rate of poverty, unemployment which could in no time result in social anarchy if nothing is done to put everything under check.
It is as a result of this that the Federal government came up with an idea that will help correct some of this anomalies, try to redistribute income to narrow the gap between the rich and the poor while at the same time try to impact skills into beneficiaries of the program that it came up with the NPOWER concept.
Please note that the Npower program is not a scheme that is designed to help you collect free money from the government. you are expected to learn a skill, provide solutions to the society and also help in primary health care, improving education delivery and lots more.
The federal government has promised that almost half a million Nigerians between the ages of 18 to 35 are targeted to be recruited. They are going to serve as hardware service professionals, graphic artists, artisans, animators, software developers, building services professionals.
As you can see the Npower program is packed with a lot of amazing benefits and offers. Apart from the monetary benefits which are a 30,000 monthly stipend you are entitled to, you stand a chance to gain knowledge on the specialized area that is of interest to you.
Npower Registration 2020 – N-Power Volunteer Corps
The N-Power Volunteer Corps is the post-tertiary engagement initiative for Nigerians between 18 and 35. It is a paid volunteering program of a 2-year duration. The graduates will undertake their primary tasks in identified public services within their proximate communities.
All N-Power Volunteers are entitled to computing devices that will contain information necessary for their specific engagement, as well as information for their continuous training and development.
In 2016, the Federal Government engaged 200,000 N-Power Volunteers. In 2017, the Federal Government is enlisting 300,000 more. The June 2017 Application is only open to the Graduate Category- the N-Power Volunteer Corps.
N-Power volunteers will provide teaching, instructional, and advisory solutions in 4 key areas.
N-Power Recruitment 2020/2021 Has 5 Main Segments
N-Power Health Recruitment
Npower health program is designed to help improve and promote preventive healthcare in communities that lack health care personnel. Although Nigeria as a whole suffers from inadequate health care personnel focus is being placed on areas that have an acute shortage or non-existence of health delivery.
N-Power Agro Recruitment
Million of farmers in Nigeria don’t know best practices on how to increase their productivity, fight pests, store their produce and also source or get their produce to the final consumer promptly.
In this case, the federal government will engage the NPOWER AGRO team and applicants to help offer the best possible advice to challenges being faced by farmers.
N-Power Tax Recruitment
Tax compliance in Nigeria is not encouraging hence the federal government will engage N-POWER TAX applicants also called Community Tax Liaison Officers to help raise massive awareness on the importance of tax to the development of Nigeria as a whole.
Npower Recruitment Requirement 2020/2021
If you want to access and enhance your skills of various types and want to develop your self, Npower offers you the platform to do just that.
But before you can participate in Npower there are requirements that you as a Nigerian must possess that will convince the federal government that you are fit and ready to be placed in such a program that will help elevate your social status a little.
- Your age remains a critical part of the recruitment process. If you are not yet up to age, let’s say 18 your application Will be turned down, likewise if you are over 35 years of age you will be asked not to apply.
- Your educational qualifications Will be scrutinized. Npower is designed to absorbed HND and BSc graduates who are currently unemployed but we have seen secondary school leavers with just O level results who got recruited. So try your luck and apply.
NPower Registration 2020: How to Apply
Step 1. Firstly, visit the official NPower registration portal homepage using: portal.npower.gov.ng. Alternatively, visit the application portal using: apply.npower.gov.ng.
Step 2. Select the category you wish to apply for. The options are N-power Knowledge, N-power Volunteer corps and N-power build. Afterward, you’ll be provided with other options to choose from.
Step 3. After choosing the option you wish to apply for, the “Apply Now” link would be made available. Just go ahead and click on it.
Step 4. Fill in the blank forms you’re provided with; but before then, you’d be provided with several instructions. Make sure you read those instructions before filling the forms. Also, you’ll need to provide a few documents — which include passport, CV, degree qualification certificate, and others.
Step 5. Finally, after successfully filling the forms you’re provided with, click on the submit button. Thereafter, you’ll be provided with your “NPower Registration Number”. It is with that number you’ll be able to log in for aptitude test, follow up on your recruitment status.
Within the next few days, expect to receive an email from NPower containing information concerning your registration.
When is the Npower Registration Closing date?
I currently do not know when the Npower registration closing date is, but as soon as we get hold of that information, it will be updated here.
Npower recruitment is free of charge! do not be duped by anyone. kindly disregard any information that requests money from you.
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