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NPower 2019/2020 Registration Form Is Out – Apply Here

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NPower 2019/2020 Registration Form Is Out – Apply Here by : 4:40 pm On December 31, 2018

If you are interested in the latest information on 2019 NPower recruitment, the information below will be very useful. You will learn about the current requirements, updates, and recommendations for successful application.

N-power 2019 Registration
N-power 2019 Registration
About N-Power Nigeria

N-Power is one of the programs launched by the federal government to boost job creation and youth empowerment. It is an initiative of the National Social Investment Programme(NSIP) of the Federal Government of Nigeria. Many people want to know more about it because to some, it kind of shady while to some, they just want to be informed. If you are one of these persons, then search no further because this article deals with all the things you need to know about N POWER.

Its aim is to train unemployed Nigerian Youths so as to build highly competent and skilled workforce of technicians, artisans and service professionals.

Meaning of N-power, Npower.gov.ng

This is programme by the Federal Government of Nigeria under the social investment programme for job creation and empowerment initiatives. It is a programme of the FGN to help reduce unemployment rate by helping them to create jobs and engaging them in activities while unemployed.

N-Power Latest News

It’s important to review regularly the news on the official N-Power website. The N-Power official web address is www.portal.npower.gov.ng. There you will get to know about the start of the recruitment process in a due time. We will also help you by updating this page if there is any news.


Basic requirements for N-Power recruitment

The N-Power administration is trying to extend its programs to accommodate every Nigerian citizen. However, you must meet the basic requirements of the program in order to participate in the training. First of all, your age should be in the range of 18-35 years. Again, more attention is paid to the following factors than to other things:

  1. Keen interest in that field of activity which you are preparing for.
  2. You must pass their exam.
  3. Innate desire for self-improvement.
  4. The desire to use the natural talents to become the best version of the person you may be.
  5. If you are interested in graphics and animation basic illustration skills will become an advantage.
  6. Candidates wishing to write scripts should have analytical skills and creative vision.
  7. An important quality is the ability to solve problems and not give up on the difficulties.
  8. You must like to learn. Teachers shouldn’t push the knowledge into your head. Self-study means the responsibility for the processing of the provided information.
  9. Also, it’s desirable to be attentive to detail. Remember that there are no little things. Even the smallest of them is important


N-Power Program Schedules

Name of programe:NPower
Under:National Social Investment Programme(NSIP)
Duration:12 months – 3 Months in-centre training and 9 months apprenticeship with partnering employers
Payment:Monthly stipend of ₦10,000 for 12 months
Components:(7) Automobile, Agric. Tech., Carpentry & Joinery Electrical Installation, Hospitality, Masonry & Tiling, Plumbing & Pipefitting.
Documents Required:Valid ID Card, Birth Certificate, Proof of Address of residence, BVN.

Graduating trainees would receive an exit tool box/Starter Kit at the completion of their in- centre training.

The goal of the programmes of NPower includes;

  • To decrease the rate of unemployment in the country.
  • To create a system that would facilitate transferability of employability, entrepreneurial and technical skills.
  • To provide solutions to ailing public service and Government diversification policy.

The program is sub-divided into 3 classes i.e

  • The N-POWER teacher corps
  • The N-POWER knowledge
  • and the N-POWER BUILD.


This programme is a free-willed. It provides training for about 500,000 unemployed graduates and engages them with jobs in their respective fields. They would then get computing devices, each to contain information for their own specific programme under this programme. These engaged graduates will render teaching, instructional, and advisory solutions in four units.


Individuals under this programme assists primary and secondary schools teachers in teaching, they would also help take education to remote/marginalised areas. This programme would help them gain work experience and help mould them better for the work environment.



This part provides health training for the 500,000 graduates that would fall under this group. Graduates in this group will work as public health assistants and provide basic health diagnostic services in their deployed area.


Members that had been chosen for this would go to different communities where they will serve as instructors in such areas as Adult educators and civil educators.


The volunteers deployed under this programme would serve as intermediaries between researchers and farmers to help them with tips for better farming practices to make Nigeria self-sufficient in terms of food.

The programme is not an employment and so you would only be paid an allowance of NGN23,000 every month for the 2 years, which the programme would run. Since it not an employment, an engaged graduate would be disengaged and another set of graduates would be engaged so as you take part in this, it is best in your own interest to be looking for jobs or better still, create one yourself. Also, the body would be the one to deploy participants to the states where you would undergo the programme. One very good thing about this programme is successful
applicants will benefit from a compulsory employability and Entrepreneurship skills development programme.


The N-POWER KNOWLEDGE programme is a “train to job” initiative that would speed-up advancements in technology and creativity which would lead to a diversified economy. 25,000 non-graduates would be engaged in this and each would get a computing device and other information products he would need to excel. This also is divided into sections, these are;


This programme would engage 5,000 young people to train them and bring out the creativity in them so they could become exporters of world-class services. They would be trained in either of the following; animation, graphics design, post-production and script writing. The programme is due for 3 months(1-month theory, 2 projects). After the programme, participants would either get internship opportunities home or abroad, get linked for job or market. opportunities.


This would empower 10,000 young Nigerians into the ICT industry by training them to be hardware technicians. This would be practically oriented and participant learns to service and manufacture tech hardware like mobile phones, tablets, computers and other tech hardware. The programme will run for 4 months, 3-month training while the remaining 1 month goes for assessment, graduation, and setup.


This would train 10,000 young Nigerians into software developer for the local and international markets. The programme will last for 11 weeks and participants would then be linked with placement opportunities and also shown how to start a career in the ICT industry.


This is a skill to job (training and certification)
programme aim at engaging 75,000 young unemployed Nigerians to become skilled and competent technicians, artisans and service professionals. The industries this will focus on include; Automotive, utilities, construction, building services, aluminum, gas and built environment services.

The above been said, for now, not everyone is eligible for the programme, it is meant for only;

  • Unemployed persons between the ages of 18 and 35
  • Persons that pass the aptitude test and relevant tests
  • Genuine interest in the chosen field
  • Ability to show you can fit into the programme.
  • Computer literate

Follow the link b elow for how to apply for NPower graduate programmes
N-power.gov.ng, how to apply

The programme is a good one if fully implemented according to the plan, it would drastically bring about changes that would turn our youths into a working population rather than the idle situation we are already experiencing. Generally, interested Nigerians can keep track of the new applications on their official website. For more information, visit www.npower.gov.ng

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