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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 N33,000 As Corpers’ New Monthly Allowance

According to a statement issued via Facebook on the body issued on Wednesday morning, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has increased its monthly allowance to N33,000. Shuaibu Ibrahim, a brigadier general and the director-general of the NYSC announced this during a working visit to the NYSC secretariat in Bauchi. He said the increase is in…

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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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75 Ex-corps Members On The Run, After Obtaining SME Loans From NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps Foundation is reportedly searching for about 75 corps members who took between N300,000 and N400,000 loans to start small businesses but refused to pay after about four years. The defaulting corps members, who have now passed out, used their certificates as collateral, which was the only condition to access the…

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NYSC DG Warns Tertiary Institutions Against Enrolling Unqualified Graduates Into Scheme

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, has sternly warned Tertiary Institutions in the country against enrolling unqualified graduates into the post-varsity mandatory one year programme. The DG said the NYSC would blacklist any higher institution found to be involved in fraudulent mobilisation of unqualified graduates in order to…

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