Latest N-Power News Headlines For Today Monday, September 16
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Welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Monday, September 16, 2019, on Concise News.
N-Power: What Oyo Gov. Makinde Said About Beneficiaries
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has said he is taking stock of N-Power teachers and the subjects they teach in schools, Concise News reports.
Makinde said this recently following the Executive Council meeting in Oyo State where he noted that the move was to know where the government will intervene in the distribution of free exercise books.
According to him, the cost of running schools in the state is also being addressed by his government. In a tweet, he said, “We are also taking stock of our teachers (Mainstream, NYSC, N-Power and PTA) and the subjects they teach to note the distribution so our intervention will be adequately targeted. The issue of…Read more here.
N-Power: Fraud Allegation Laid Against Beneficiaries
Some Nigerians have accused some beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s N-Power scheme of ‘defrauding the system’, Concise News reports.
In a Twitter conversation on Sunday, a user, @woye1 revealed that a friend sent him a report about Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) which happened last year about how Nigerian students were paid scholarship funds and refused to go to school.
He was opining about corruption in the system.
Woye’s tweet prompted reactions from two Twitter users who lamented that it is not only in TETFund that corrupt practices exist, stating that N-Power beneficiaries are abusing the opportunity the scheme affords. Read more here.
And that’s all for today on the latest N-Power news on Concise News. Be sure we’d keep you updated on N-Power issues! Do enjoy the rest of your day!