Federal Government empowerment scheme, N- Power on Thursday, December 7, released new dates for the commencement of physical verification exercise.
The verification which was earlier scheduled for Dec 4th could not hold due to the public holiday; however December 11th has been announced by the scheme as the new date for the commencement of the physical verification at the local government area secretariats
This information was contained in a statement on its official Twitter handle.
The tweet reads “Dear 2017 pre-selected applicants,
“Please note that the Physical Verification Exercise will actively commence in your Residential Local Government Area Secretariats on Monday, December 11th, 2017.”
In another development, the Management of the scheme has warned applicants against fraudsters acting as beneficiaries of the scheme.
The scheme announced that no fees or connection will guarantee final selection while advising those swindling participants to desist.
In a statement shared on its official Facebook page, the scheme announced that names of fraudster will be released soon and also dismissed from the programme.
The statement reads “N-Power is the employability and enhancement programme of the Federal Government.
“Unemployment has been a cause of concern in Nigeria. Despite the rate of unemployment, many employers have raised concerns about the employability of the Nigerian graduate.
“N-Power NG among other things was created to address the root cause of unemployment. It is an emergency intervention for beneficiaries to hone their skills during the stipulated 24 months, improve their employability status, become entrepreneurs if they so wish and gain experience in the process”.