The Delta Government and volunteers of the N-power job scheme on Monday urged Federal Government to extend the programme beyond two years, describing it as a success story in Delta.
Mrs Shinute Bello, the Executive Secretary, Delta State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency, said this while receiving the scheme’s team on Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) of the programme in Delta.
The M&E team was led by Mr Afolabi Imoukhuede, the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on Job Creation.
The scribe said “Delta N-Power is a success story; over 30,000 applied and more than 8,000 were shortlisted out of which more than 7,000 were deployed.
“No fewer than 6,000 volunteers received their stipends as Federal Government paid about N1.4 billion to volunteers in Delta since December 2016.
“We have got messages from Delta people on how the…
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