The Federal Government says it would recruit 300,000 youths in the second batch of its N-Power social intervention and job creation programme.
Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed disclosed this on Friday.
He said government would ”reopen the N-POWER portal by next week to commence the process for the recruitment”.
He enjoined the youths to take advantage of the recruitment exercise by completing the application process online, adding than 200,000 people benefitted from the first batch.
The minister disclosed that no fewer than 27,000 people had benefited from the Conditional Cash Transfer programme, while government had given 7,000 interest free loans to market men and women across the country.
Mohammed further said the home grown school feeding programme had covered over 1.2 million pupils.