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FG Extends Npower Online Application, Reveals Closing Date

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Latest Npower News In Nigeria For Today, Friday, 7th August 2020

The Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has extended Npower online application by two weeks.

Naija News reports that with the development, potential beneficiaries of the Federal government empowerment programme (N-Power) can continue with the online application till the next two weeks.

This online news platform understands that before now, the Npower online application process, which began on Friday, June 26, 2020, was to have ended Sunday, July 26, 2020.

However, the Deputy Director Information of the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Rhoda Ishaku Iliya, in a statement made available to Blueprint late Sunday night, said the extension has become necessary to provide an equitable and level playing field to all eligible applicants.

“The extension is to afford everyone an opportunity to register online and take into cognizance difficulties some people might encounter in gaining access to the registration portal which has seen a record number of over 5 million applications,” she stated.

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