See How Much Npower Volunteers have Earned Since The Start Of The Programme.
Much concern has not been placed on how much Npower volunteers have earned since the start of the programme.
For clarification, this analysis would focus on how much those in the Npower graduate category have earned such as those under the N-teach, N-Agro, N-Health, and N-Tax.
Earlier this month the Minister of The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Umar Farouq announce that Batch A and Batch B volunteers under the Npower program would be disengaged to allow room for Batch C volunteers.
The Npower programme is a social investment scheme introduce in 2016 by the Muhammadu Buhari administration to check the growing problem of unemployment in the country. The Npower programme has since then become the only source of livelihood depend upon by many Nigerian youths.
Breakdown of How Much Npower Volunteers have Earned
Batch A volunteers of the Npower programme which started in 2016 have spent between 40 to 43 months on the programme.
The first stream of the batch A volunteers started resumed at their places of primary assignment in December 2016, which means by June 2020, they would have spent 43 months on the programme.
While the second and third stream of batch A volunteers were deployed to and resumed at their place of primary assignment between January 2017 and March 2017.
The first stream of batch A will by end of the programme in June 2020 has received the sum of One Million, Two Hundred, and Ninety Thousand Naira (1,290,000). While second and third streams of batch A will at the end of June received between (1,260,000 to 1,200,000).
Batch B volunteers of the Npower programme will by the end of July 2020, when they would be disengaged from the progrmme would have spent 24 months on the programme.
This in turn means that Batch B Npower volunteers have earned Seven Hundred and Twenty Thousand Naira (720,000).
However, these excluding other support and training which the volunteers have enjoyed such as the Android Device, IBM training, and other training.