The Federal Government on Friday, said it would recruit 300,000 youths in the second batch of its N-Power social intervention and job creation programme.
This was confirmed by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at Isanlu-Isin community, near Omu-Aran town in Kwara State.
Mohammed said the FG would “reopen the N-Power portal by next week to commence the process for the recruitment.”
The Minister urged the youths to take advantage of the recruitment exercise, by completing the application process online.
200,000 people benefitted from the first batch of the programme.
Mohammed disclosed that at least 27,000 people had benefited from the Conditional Cash Transfer programme, while government had given 7,000 interest free loans to market men and women across the country.