Delta reassures NYSC of continued support
The Delta State Government has reiterated its support for the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) scheme.
Three Offa Poly graduates die on their way to NYSC camp
No fewer than 15 persons, including three fresh graduates of Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State, were yesterday, confirmed dead in an auto crash, along Jigawa and Kano states.
Open defecation can increase rate of sexual assault on children, women — Minister
Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, the Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Environment said on Saturday that Open Defecation (OD) could lead to an increase in the rate of sexual assault on children and women.
‘There’s money in catering but passion for the business is key’
Although a graduate of Mass Communication from Benson Idahosa University, Benin City, Edo State, Miss Genevieve Tambari Fadeh opted to become a chef after a stint in the Customer Service Department of Globacom Limited. Today, she is proud of that taking that bold step, as she has been able to grow her U-Don-Chop catering outfit…
Monarch fetes corps members for role in Ojoto queen mother’s burial
For their role in ensuring a smooth burial rites for the Queen Mother of Ojoto Town, late Chief Philomena Mbamalu, more than 100 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members...
Corps member allegedly beats almajiri to death
A serving member of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) (name withheld) allegedly beat a young almajiri to death at Bebeji village in Bebeji local government area of Kano. A source from the village Shehu Sulaiman told The Guardian that the incident occurred Thursday at the NYSC lodge in the village when the suspect gathered some…
NYSC members to be paid new minimum wage
Minister of youth and sports, Sunday Dare, has said members of the National Youth Service Corps will benefit from the new minimum wage of N30,000. "Next week the DG NYSC will provide details of the new allowee for the Youth Corp members after a full briefing from the Ministries of Finance And MYSD," Dare said…
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 creates 11 centres for verification of results of foreign trained results
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it has created 11 centres for verification of results and other documents of foreign-trained graduates.
NYSC DG decries presentation of fake certificates for mobilisation
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has decried the presentation of fake academic credentials and attempt to smuggle names of unqualified persons into the mobilisation list. Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, NYSC Director-General, said this during the 2019 Batch ‘C’ Pre-mobilisation Workshop in Minna on Wednesday. The workshop has its theme as “Promoting Integrity in the…