In today’s Latest Npower News, Npower Stipends News, we will provide an update on the Npower 9-month backlog payment start date. Continue reading!
According to the H.M. announcement, payment of N-Power Batch C Beneficiaries’ 9-month unpaid stipends will begin in November 2023. Dr. Akindele Egbuwalo, National Programme Manager of Npower, confirmed this in a recent press statement.
According to the Npower National Programme Manager, as a result of the temporary suspension of the programme for thorough restructuring and forensic audit, funds have been recovered from the existing payment service providers and plans have been put in place by the programme to commence disbursement of the 9 months outstanding stipends to beneficiaries from November, 2023. Payments will be carried out in installment.
The N-power manager also confirm the new name of the Npower programme. He said while assuring all beneficiaries of complete transparency and accountability, in line with the new agenda of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the Npower programme will be continued as Renewed Hope Job Creation Programme (RHJCP) under the supervision of the Honourable Minister, Dr Betta Edu, which will be expanded to target 5 million beneficiaries in 5 years where 1 million youths will be absorbed each year under the graduate and non-graduate stream.
Npower beneficiaries are advised to stay tuned and watch out for instructions regarding their stipends as payment will commence soon.