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N-Power beneficiaries will be administered through the National Social Investment and Information Management System NASIMS to ensure transparency.
The minister made the statement on Thursday at the takeoff of the system, developed to optimize and complete the structural reforms of Social Investment Programs and other activities of the ministry.
Umar Farouq noted that the ICT tools will be systematically used for coordination, administration, monitoring and stakeholder management across all Social Investment Programmes under the ministry.
“To secure clarity, institutional memory and dynamic impact assessment of the N-Power cluster, Batch C will now be administered through the National Social Investment and Information Management System NASIMS. Through this portal, beneficiaries will receive their salarieses on time, have entry to a wide range of industry particular content for leveraging enterprise learning, communicate their concerns and promptly receive feedback from the program implementation teams.
“They will encounter a redefined and seamless beneficiary verification process, comprising of efficient transition and exit management strategy which will encourage beneficiaries to be migrated automatically to the NEXIT Program for POSSIBLE placement and job opportunities with federal government agencies”.
The Minister guaranteed Nigerians that the selection method of the N_Power program will be based on merit and proper representation across all strata of the country.
“Selection will ensure impartial regional and gender representation including persons living with disabilities. Following safety concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ministry has taken concrete actions to ensure that the recruitment and
onboarding of N-power beneficiaries is carried out with suitable public safety protocols with a greater percentage of the onboarding process taking place online, utilizing the NASIMS framework”.
The N-Power Batch C inaugurated today, is structured to onboard one million beneficiaries starting with an initial 500,000 in the first stream and another 500,000 in the second stream.
This is in line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s vision of raising 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next ten years .
Every applicants for Batch C are however expected to log into the N-power self service portal on www.nasims.gov.ng and update their records after which they will proceed to take the required online test to progress to the next level of selection.
Information on how to log into the portal will be sent through sms and email to all Batch C applicants.