The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has branded social media reports that President Muhammadu Buhari will on June 12 announce the absorption of N-Power Volunteers Batch A into the Federal Civil Service as fake news, EMAGE News reports.
This was made known in a press statement released on Saturday by Rhoda Ishaku Iliya, the ministry’s Deputy Director of Information.
See full statement below:
HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS MINISTRY DECLARES NEWS OF EMPLOYMENT OF N-POWER BATCH “A” BENEFICIARIES INTO THE FEDERAL CIVIL SERVICE AS FAKE NEWS
“The attention of the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has been drawn to the fake news trending on social media that President Muhammadu Buhari will on June 12 broadcast to the nation the absorption of N-POWER Volunteers Batch A, into the Federal Civil Service.
“The Ministry is hereby calling on the public to disregard the message and consider it as fake news.
“Any information on N-POWER or the National Social Investment Programme will be issued through the appropriate Federal Government channels.”