Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, on Friday gave a report on the N-Power program as Batch C will start soon.
She talked at an occasion in celebration of the service’s first year commemoration in Abuja.
Farouq declared that as at the last tally, 109, 823 recipients from Batch An and B have set up businesses in their communities.
“We have successfully exited the 500,000 Batch A and B beneficiaries and closed registration for Batch C with a total of 5,042,001 registrations received.”
The minister assured that applicants to be selected would be just the qualified ones.
“As we move to the selection stage, the Ministry will ensure due diligence will be applied to ensure that only duly qualified applicants are enrolled,” Farouq said.
She uncovered that work was progressing to guarantee the foundation of National Disability Commission and the remove from the National Senior Citizens Center.