Nigeria gained independence on October 1, 1960, 57 years ago.
Nigerians may complain and whine (rightfully so) about the state of the country, but most of them love the country. Add to the fact that the 57th anniversary of the country’s independence falls on a Sunday, it affords us one more reason to love Naija.
President Buhari has directed that the online portal of the government’s job initiative, N-Power, be reopened October 1-31 to allow more unemployed Nigerians apply, Mrs. Ahmed advised youth to apply for the Federal Government’s National Social Investment Program (N-SIP).
N-SIP is a federal government program aimed at reducing poverty and improving livelihoods of vulnerable groups such as the unemployed youths, women and children.
THE GOVERNMENT SAYS:
The program has so far empowered over 1.6 million Nigerians.
“For example, in N-Power Scheme that 200,000 beneficiaries have been employed, we are supposed to increase it to 500,000 beneficiaries in 2017. This is real, it is working, join the process and be a beneficiary,’’ What you need to do is to…