Npower Batch C Stream 2 Deployment: What you need to know about Focal Persons being responsible for PPA Placement

Please check your E-mail inbox or spam to confirm.

In the Npower Batch C Stream 2 Deployment Update Today 12th August 2022, we will be explaining the Statement made by the National Social Investment Management System  (NASIMS) on the Deployment of the Batch C Stream 2 Npower beneficiaries.


NASIMS, having perceived the queries of the Batch C Stream 2 Npower beneficiaries, had on Thursday stated that “State Focal Person is responsible for your PPA placement and this is done manually, after which deployment will commence.”

Two questions are begging for answers among the Batch C Stream 2 Npower beneficiaries after the announcement:

1.  Who is a State Focal Person and what are his/her responsibilities

HEY THERE: Are you looking for a WhatsApp TV where you can find great memes, funny videos, and trending gists, even with several opportunities with cash prizes? Then look no further. LOP TV is here to bring to you this top-rated content. JOIN LOP TV now

2. Why is the Focal person now responsible for the Npower Batch C Stream 2 PPA Placement

SEE ALSO: Npower Update: NASIMS commences June Stipend Payment

To dissect these questions, let us begin by explaining Who a Focal person is and His/Her Responsibilities.

A Focal Person is an Individual in a State, usually a high-profiled Civil Servant, who has been appointed by the Governor of a State to oversee the implementation of the National Social Investment Programme in a State.

Appointment of a State Focal Person is done using the guidelines stipulated by the NSIP management which assure the capability and credibility of such an individual.

The Focal Person is the Primary eye and contact of the Abuja Central NSIP Office in any State.

SEE ALSO: NMFB Loan: Nirsal Microfinance Bank introduces Loan for Traders, Salary Advance

In view of that, every State of the Federation has a designated State NSIP Office which is manned by the State Focal Person and his/her work team.

The duties of a State Focal Person have been extensively discussed in our previous publication titled Why Npower Beneficiaries should know their State Focal Persons.

Moving over to the Next Question, “Why is the Focal person now responsible for the Npower Batch C Stream 2 PPA Placement”

In the Deployment of the Batch C Stream 1 Npower beneficiaries, the Placement of the Batch C Stream 1 Npower beneficiaries was done by the Npower Management in Abuja Central Office.

However, the State Focal Persons were directed to send a compiled list of Places of Primary Assignment (PPAs) where Npower beneficiaries are usually or likely to be posted in any State.

Earlier, especially in 2016 during the kick-off of the Npower programme with Batch A, and then Batch B, the Placement of the Npower beneficiaries were done by the State Ministry of Education, State Ministry of Health and State Ministry of Agriculture.

SEE ALSO: NITDA 1Million Developers Training Program 2022/ How to Apply

The Batch A and B placement was carried out by these ministries based on the directives of the State Focal Person, who also oversaw the resolution of deployment issues, Redeployment of the Npower beneficiaries, and transmission of Deployment data to the Abuja Central NSIP Office.

Then, there was a complete synergy between the Abuja Central Office and every State NSIP Office in both data management and Coordination.

The Deployment of the Batch C Stream 2 Npower beneficiaries taking such a “manual” but digitized approach as in the 2016 Batch A and 2017 Batch B is for a reason.

The reason is simple. You see, managing a large pull of data, especially for the first time does present complications that if not carefully handled, could jeopardize existing or already fed data in the System.

Currently, on the NASIMS Portal, the data of the Batch C Stream 1 Npower beneficiaries are still existing. Generating the Npower Batch C Stream 2 Deployment data electronically, which shares similar strings with the Npower Batch C Stream 1 Npower beneficiaries’ data, will disarray the existing data on the NASIMS Portal.

Originally published by Myinfoclock

AD PACKAGES: Push your business to the face of over 8,000 people from as little as #1,000.

LOP Valentine Promo

DISCLAIMER: Do not pay or release sensitive financial details to any organizer/recruiter unless futher verified from your end.
Easter Hunt Sale
Easter Sale
Sam Rantimi

About the Author: Sam Oluwarantimi

Interpersonal Communication Specialist & Graduate (Biology), Obafemi Awolowo University. Join me on Twitter.

Got a question/Suggestion? Let's talk!


🕛 Mar 30, 2023
Dutch MDF 2023/2024 Full Scholarships for Developing Countries
in Scholarships | for Organizations

🕛 Mar 30, 2023
FAOU Spring Internship Program 2023 for Youth Worldwide
in Internships / Graduate Trainee Progs. | for Youths

🕛 Mar 30, 2023
University of Manchester Dean’s Doctoral Scholarship Awards 2023/2024 (Fully-funded)
in Post-Graduate Programs | for Post Graduates

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
2023 OPEN Energy fund for Women Founders in African Energy(up to $100,000)
in Grants & Fundings | for Entrepreneurs

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
Brenthurst Foundation 2023 Internship Programme for African Graduates
in Internships / Graduate Trainee Progs. | for Africans

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
Deborah Rogers foundation Writers Award 2023
in Awards & Prizes | for Writers & Poets

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
ECOWAS 2023 WASIG Scholarship for African Students
in Trainings and Workshops | for Everyone

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
Ericsson 2023 Graduate Program for Nigerian Graduates
in Internships / Graduate Trainee Progs. | for Graduates

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
European Forum Alpbach(EFA) Scholarship Program 2023
in Scholarships | for Africans

🕛 Mar 31, 2023
European Space Agency(ESA) 2023 Africa Research Fellowship Program
in Fellowships | for Post Graduates

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12