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NYSC Orientation Course Date for 2021 batch “A” Stream II

NYSC Orientation Course Date for 2021 batch “A” Stream II has been fixed to hold on 18th May 2021. This is to inform all prospective Corps members that the Management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced the date for the commencement of the 2021 Batch ‘A’  Stream II Orientation Course. Management of…

Corps member dies after morning exercise

The Akwa Ibom State NYSC orientation camp, Ikot Itie Udung, Nsit Atai Local Government Area was on Sunday thrown into mourning as a corps member, Mrs Queen Eziuche was reported dead. The late corps member who was a batch B, member with call up number: NYSC/ISU/2020/0562 reportedly died in her sleep after the normal morning…

NYSC Camp closure: FCT records 100% compliance ―Coordinator

Hajiya Walida Isa, Federal Capital Territory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Coordinator, says FCT recorded 100 per cent compliance with the directive on suspension of the ongoing nationwide orientation exercise. Isa said this while addressing the newsmen on Wednesday at the Kubwa Orientation Camp in Abuja. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that NYSC had…

COVID-19: NYSC debunks report of corps member testing positive

Mr Emmanuel Attah,  Zonal Coordinator,  National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) Southwest Area Office in  Osun, has debunked online reports that a corps member in NYSC Ekiti Orientation Camp tested positive to COVID-19. Attah, said in a statement that the report was fake, being peddled by mischievous people. He said it was saddening that such misleading…

Corps member dies in Akwa Ibom while sleeping

A member of the National Youths Service Corps deployed to Akwa Ibom State, Mrs Queen Eziuche, died on Sunday morning at the NYSC Orientation Camp in Ikot Itie Udung in the Nsit Antai Local Government Area of the state. Eziuche, who was a Batch B member with call up number: NYSC/ISU/2020/0562,  reportedly died in her…

NYSC members laud FG on agricultural training

Some members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have lauded the Federal Government for providing them platforms to become self employed, especially in the agricultural sector. The corps members, who participated in the Agricultural Value Chain Commodities training in Ibadan, spoke on Thursday at the end of the three-day programme. The News Agency of…

Coronavirus: NYSC Says Corps Members Free To Go Home

In a memo to all Area Coordinators signed by Sanusi A.R on behalf of the NYSC DG, he stated that corps members willing to travel to their various homes should be allowed to go. Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has permitted all corps members to travel to their homes….

Plateau NYSC takes proactive measures against COVID-19

The Plateau State Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Caroline W Embu, has urged Corps members and staff to strictly comply with the Federal Government’s directives on safety guidelines to curtail the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. Embu disclosed this during the inauguration of COVID-19 safety guidelines committee held at…

Buhari approves conversion of 4 stadiums, NYSC camps to isolation centres

As Nigeria continues to fight the spread of Coronavirus, President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved that all National Youth Service Corps, NYSC camps worldwide be used as isolation centres. Buhari also approved that four stadiums in the country be used as isolation centres in order to fight against COVID-19 in the country. The four stadiums…