N-Power, a social intervention programme of the Nigerian government, has opened its portal for intending applicants.
The portal (npower.fmhds.gov.ng) has begun receiving applications for this year’s recruitment exercise which is expected to accommodate 400,000 new beneficiaries into the scheme.
Here are steps to follow for a successful application:
Firstly, you will be required to read the terms and conditions of the N-Power Programme and accept that all the information provided is truthful and accurate.
a. Input your valid contact information (Email or Phone Number)
b. The information will redirect you to your email address for confirmation.
c. Once your email address has been confirmed, fill in your 11-digit BVN and date of birth in the following order (dd/mm/yy). If your BVN details are inaccurate, you will not be permitted to go past this interface.
d. BioData and Contact Page: Fill in your surname, first name, and middle name in identical terms to your BVN information.
e. Education and Programme Page: Kindly indicate if you have received education or not. The N-Power programme is open to all.
i. The N-Teach and N-Health sub-programmes are however open to only graduates.
ii. (In addition, please note that for N-Power Health, selection preference will be given to holders of Bachelor’s Degree, HND, OND in health sciences such as Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Public Health, Botany, Midwifery, Psychology or other allied disciplined in the sciences).
iii. Where applicable, you will be required to upload your degree certificates and NYSC certificate.
f. Employment and Other Details Page: You will be required to answer some questions and upload your Government issued Identity Card. Kindly note that the acceptable Government IDs are:
i. International Passport
i. National ID Card issued by NIMC
ii. Valid Driver’s License
iv. Permanent Voter’s Card
g. Review and Submit Page
i. Review all the information you have inputted and then submit
il. Upon submission, you will receive a unique ID number.
Write it down and keep it safe.