Welcome to the latest N-Power news headlines update for today, Wednesday October 23rd, 2019, on Concise News.
Here are the latest N-Power news headlines
N-Power: Presidency Reveals How It Spent Abacha Loot
As the Federal Government keep on with the N-Power programme, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Investments, Maryam Uwais has said that $76,538,530 has been used from the loot recovered from a former Military Head of State Gen. Sani Abacha.
Uwais said this on Monday at a two-day Experts’ Training and Advocacy on Tracing and Recovery of Illicit Funds and Assets organised by the Human Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA) in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
According to her, the money was used for the August/September 2018 and the September/October payment cycle.
This is as she noted that the money was in addition to the $27,099,028 gotten from the International Development Association/World Bank credit used in alleviating the plight of poor Nigerians. Read more here.
N-Power: Beneficiary Provides Update On Collection Of Device
An N-Power Tech beneficiary named Raheem has confirmed that trainees of the ongoing programme have received their laptops.
In a video posted on the verified Twitter handle of the All Progressives Congress (APC) United Kingdom on Wednesday, Raheem, a Plateau state beneficiary of one of the components of the Federal Government’s N-Power scheme expressed his views on activities pertaining to the training happening in Abuja.
He said: “So far, we have started learning about HTML (Hypertext Markup Language).
“Our laptops have been distributed to us. And we have learnt how to install the software that we will be able to use for these classes.” Read more here.
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