Federal Government N-Power Agro Graduate Entry-level Programme 2017

N-Power is a job creation and empowerment programme of the National Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria. The N-Power programme is for young Nigerians between the ages of 18 and 35.N-Power is a job creation and empowerment programme of the National Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria. The N-Power programme is for young Nigerians between the ages of 18 and 35.The N-Power Volunteer Corps is the post-tertiary engagement initiative for Nigerians between 18 and 35. It is a paid volunteering programme of a 2-year duration. The graduates will undertake their primary tasks in identified public services within their proximate communities.All N-Power Volunteers are entitled to computing devices that will contain information necessary for their specific engagement, as well as information for their continuous training and development.In 2016, the Federal Government engaged 200,000 N-Power Volunteers. In 2017, the Federal Government is enlisting 300,000 more. The June 2017 Application is only open to the Graduate Category- the N-Power Volunteer Corps.N-Power volunteers will provide teaching, instructional, and advisory solutions in 4 key areas.Programme: N-POWER AGROThe Federal Government is engaging 100,000 qualified young Nigerians through the N Power Agro programme.OVERVIEWN-Power Agro Volunteers will provide advisory services to farmers across the country. They will disseminate the knowledge that has been aggregated by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in the area of extension services. They will also gather data of Nigeria’s agriculture assets.DURATION2 YearsParticipants will undergo an initial induction training prior to deploymentJOBUltimately, N-Power Agro members can aspire to a life-long career in agriculture and other allied fields. Possible destinations include:Agriculture Extension Services ConsultantSeed fertilizer and other input aggregatorsFarm managersPublic sector jobs in agricultureFarming co-operatives managementAgro-entrepreneurship 

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