Npower is a part of the National Social Investment Program of president Muhammadu Buhari aimed at reducing unemployment among Nigerian youths and to ensure a more equitable distribution of resources.
Guidelines for the physical verification of Batch C, Stream 2 applicants of 2022 set have been released where applicants are to present both originals and photocopies of all documents uploaded to the NASIMS self-service portal to the Npower physical verification officers, these documents are checked if they match the soft copies uploaded to the NASIMS self-service portal if it matches then the Npower applicant moves to the next stage which is the deployment stage, if the documents presented to the Npower physical verification officers do not match the documents uploaded to the NASIMS self-service portal then the Npower applicant cannot proceed to the deployment stage, which regrettably means that the Npower applicant’s screening process has come to an end and the Npower applicant is removed from the Npower program.
The challenge here is that most Npower applicants do not know the exact documents to be presented to the Npower physical verification officers, below are four categories of documents needed for the Npower physical verification exercise.
The documents required for Npower physical verification are in 4 categories;
Documents that shows date of birth, which includes any one of the following below:
A) Birth Certificate
B) Baptismal Card
C) Affidavit of Age Declaration
D) Valid Photo ID which includes any of the following:
1) National Identity Card
2) Bio Data Page of International Passport
3) Voter’s Card
4) Driver’s License
Document showing proof of address of residence, which includes any one of the following below:
A) National Identity Card showing your address of residence
B) Utility Bill which includes any of the following:
1) Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) Bill
2) Nigeria Water Corporation Bill
3) Waste Bill
4) Voter’s Card capturing your residential address
5) General knowledge of local area of residence
Documents that shows your academic qualification, which includes any of the following:
A) Bachelor’s Degree, Statement of Result or Transcript
B) Ordinary National Diploma (OND) certificate, Statement of Result or Transcript
C) Higher National Diploma (HND) certificate, Statement of Result or Transcript
D) National Certificate In Education (NCE), Statement of Result or Transcript
National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) documents which includes the following:
A) NYSC Certificate or Discharge Certificate
B) NYSC Exemption documents
Npower applicants should note that they must have been pre-selected and their verification page must display “fingerprint captured ✓” before proceeding for the Npower physical verification exercise.
Npower application portal for 2022 is currently closed. But the application process is as follows;
To register, applicants should visit the NASIMS portal with an active email.
Confirm your account and start filling out the application form. Supply the required information and upload the required documents.
Create an account with your active email
Login to your account if you’re already registered
Fill the online application form
Attach the required documents
Review your information
Npower is designed to target and limited to Nigerians between the ages of 18 and 35 and aims to help young Nigerians acquire and develop life-long skills to become practical solution providers in their communities, enabling them to become innovative players in the domestic and global markets.
The physical verification screening of batch C, Stream 2 applicants of Npower will be between Monday, 13 to Friday, 24 June, 2022.
Npower salary structure monthly is as follows;
Npower Community Education Programme
Npower Tech (Hardware)
Npower Tech (Software)
No, the Npower portal is currently closed to new applicants, only shortlisted applicants of Batch C, Stream 2 are currently scheduled to start physical verification.
Yes, Npower physical verification is compulsory and applicants who did not do it will be removed from the Npower program.