ADEOLA AJAYI, EKITI
The rate of unemployment in Nigeria is becoming alarming with 1million applicant in 48 hours for fresh BatchC applicant of N- POWER. This was decleared out by The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development.
In a statement signed on Sunday by the ministry’s Deputy Director, Information, Rhoda Iliya and confirmed by The Punch newspaper to CMM
“The Ministry wishes to reiterate that all young Nigerians between the ages of 18-35 with or without formal education can apply for a slot in the new program which would be very focused on agriculture.
“The number of applications so far received is an indication of the number of our youths who need jobs and the confidence in the program.
“The Ministry will continue to collaborate with its technical partners to provide timely support to all applicants. The selection process would be fair and transparent and the public would also be carried along at every stage,”