Tag Archives: National Youth Service Corps

NYSC To Send 2020 Batch ‘A’ Stream One Corps Members Back To Camp

In the wake of COVID-19 spike in Nigeria, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has embarked on measures that will ensure safety and efficient operations post COVID-19 restrictions on socio-economic activities in the country. Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, the Director, Press and Public Relations of NYSC, said this in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. The…

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COVID-19: NYSC To Pay Corps Members March, April Allowances Despite Lockdown

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has assured Corps members that the payment of allowances for March and April despite the fact that the monthly clearance exercise will not be done due to the Corovarinus pandemic lockdown in many states. Director-General, Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, gave the assurance through the Director of Public Affairs, Mrs. Adenike Adeyemi where he…

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Coronavirus: NYSC Suspends Ongoing Orientation Camp Nationwide

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has suspended the ongoing orientation courses in all camps nationwide to safeguard corp members amid coronavirus outbreak. In a statement released by the scheme via Facebook, on Wednesday, it said all corps members would proceed to their places of primary assignment. Sunday Dare, the minister of youth and…

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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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