A pleasant day to you and welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Tuesday, October 27th, 2020, on AllNews.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday evening seems to have made a mistake as regards the N-Power programme during his much-followed national broadcast, AllNews reports.
Addressing Nigerians on the unrest occurring in some parts of the country, Buhari had asked young persons to take advantage of initiatives like the N-Power programme, principally targeted at youths. Read more here.
A Nigerian social commentator, Mustapha Kabir Soron Dinki has told Sadiya Farouq, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development of Nigeria to transit exited N-Power beneficiaries in order "to assuage effects of idle minds", AllNews reports.
Dinki, who was an N-Power beneficiary via his known Twitter handle stated on Thursday that "unemployment is a cancer to national security and development". Read more here.
The N-Power Youth Congress (N-PYC) has told the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration "to absorb those that want to work with the Federal Government or give them a reasonable exit package to enable them to venture into other enterprises", AllNews reports.
N-PYC’s National Coordinator, Joseph Enan Maigari, made the request at a media briefing in Maiduguri, Borno State at the weekend. Read more here.
And that’s all for today on the latest N-Power news. Be sure to get more Nigerian news updates on this dependable online news medium. Do enjoy the rest of your day!