Latest N-Power News Online Update Today September 18th 2019
Excited N-Power beneficiaries (Photo: N-Power/Twitter)
Welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Wednesday, September 18, 2019, on Concise News.
1. N-Power: Nigerians Descend On Beneficiary Over Revelation About Savings
Some Nigerians have laid siege on the Twitter account of an N-Power beneficiary, Umar Bong Muhammad who claims he has saved up to N260, 000 from his monthly stipend of N30, 000 (82.99 USD), Concise News reports.
Recall this online news medium reported that a poll conducted last week on the official Twitter handle of the scheme showed that 45% of N-Power volunteers save between N1, 000 and N5, 000 monthly.
3, 489 votes were cast in the poll question which many beneficiaries were displeased with.
While some beneficiaries divulge how much they are able to save from their monthly stipend, many bemoaned the economic situation of the country.
The final results indicated that over 900 respondents save between N6, 000 and N10, 000; over 400 save between N11, 000 and N15, 000 and over 600 save between N16, 000 to N20, 000. See more details here.
2. N-Power Beneficiary Thanks Buhari Govt In Emotional Video
A beneficiary of the N-Power scheme identified as Habiba has lauded the programme for giving her a platform to restart her life, Concise News reports.
This news platform understands that Habiba belongs to the N-Teach arm of the scheme and resides in Maiduguri, Borno State.
In a video shared by Ilsa Essien, a media aide to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Habiba said she is an orphan.
She noted that since she joined the scheme, she has benefited a whole lot from it, thanking the initiators of the programme for coming up with it. Read details 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!