National Youths Service Corps
Group partners youths, others to ensure violence-free Ondo poll
INEC trains journalists, to deploy 17,000 ad-hoc staff A non-governmental Organisation (NGO), The Pacesetters, has joined youths and security agencies to ensure a violence-free governorship election in Ondo State. Executive Director of the group, Mr. Jonathan Obatola, disclosed this yesterday in Akure at a meeting with youth leaders of major political parties and security agencies.…
Police arrest fake corps member, two soldiers in Ekiti
The Ekiti State police command has arrested a man, Abdusalam Olalekan, for allegedly stealing uniform belonging to the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC)
Corps members advised on vocational, entrepreneurial skills for self-empowerment
The Permanent Secretary, Government House and Protocol, Mr. Eddy Ogidi-Gbegbaje, has urged youths to acquire vocational and entrepreneurial skills so as to be self employed, as a means of tackling youth restiveness in the country.
NYSC nabs three suspected corps members with fake certificates
The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has arrested three suspected corps members with fake certificates at the orientation camp in Taraba State. According to the NYSC State Director, Mrs. Florence Yaakugh, the suspects were nabbed during the registration at the camp located in Ardo-Kola Local Council.
Miriam Abbas: Lone female graduate from Kwarbaba
For Miriam Abbas, from Kwarbaba a settlement in Wurno Local Government Area (LGA) of Sokoto State, she remains till date the only University graduate from her town of over 5,000 human population. The 21 year-old-lady, fresh graduate of Computer Science from Sokoto State University believes that but for her education, she would have by now…
Zamfara to restore corps members allowance
The Zamfara State Government said on Wednesday that it was making arrangements to restore the monthly allowances to National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in the state. The government stressed that it was part of its commitments to improve the welfare of the corps members. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the…