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NYSC Approves White, Shoulder-Length Hijab For Corps Members

The National Youth Service Corps has said that it will allow female corps members, who are Muslims, to use white, shoulder-length hijabs for religious purposes. The NYSC added that only three types of dressing used for different occasions would be acceptable for corps members. According to Punch the corps stated this in a document obtained…

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Channels Television Confirms 23-Year-Old Corp Member Reporter Shot During Shiite Clash Dead

Amidst sad emotions and regret, the management and staff of Channels Television have announced the unfortunate death of 23-year-old Precious Owolabi, who until his demise was a member of the National Youth Service Corps, serving at the Abuja branch of the media house. Owolabi passed on after sustaining an injury from a gunshot wound while…

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Increasing Number Of Corps Members Has Dwindled Our Resources – NYSC

Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brig.-Gen Suleiman Kazaure, has blamed the dwindling resources in the scheme to rising population of corps members. Kazaure disclosed this at the opening of the scheme’s Annual Management Conference in Jos on Tuesday. The theme of the conference was: ‘Enhancing the Operations of NYSC through Strategic Planning’.…

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NYSC To Deploy Doctors, Pharmacists, Others To IDPs Camps – DG

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) will deploy medical doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other medical professionals to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps nationwide. The Director General of NYSC, Brig-Gen. Sule Kazaure, made this known yesterday while flagging-off the NYSC intervention programme at Damare IDPs camp in Yola. Kazaure said that the deployment of NYSC to…

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NYSC Gets New DG, To Increase Corps Members’Allowee

 The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen. SuleKazaure and immediate past DG of NYSC, Brig-Gen. Johnson Olawumi  The immediate past Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen. Johnson Olawunmi yesterday handed over to the 17th DG of the scheme, Brig-Gen. Sule Kazaure. Speaking at the handing over ceremony,…

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NYSC Says It Has Not Reduced Allowance Of Corps Members

Good news Corps members… your “allowee” has not been reduced! Contrary to reports making rounds that the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), is planning to reduce the monthly allowance of corps members by 25 percent due to the economic situation in the country, the scheme has refuted such erroneous claims. According to Vanguard a statement signed…

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We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. The House of Representatives has called on the Federal Government to immortalise the late Prof. Chinua Achebe by naming the National Library after him. About 900 members of the National Youth Service Corps in…

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