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First Class graduates will be posted to tertiary institutions

First Class graduates will be posted to tertiary institutions

The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Johnson Olawumi, on Wednesday said graduates with first class degrees would, henceforth, be deployed to teach in universities and other tertiary institutions, NAN reports. Olawumi said this in Kaduna at a two-day pre-mobilisation workshop for the 2015 Batch ‘B’ NYSC programme. He said the new posting policy was to properly mobil... »

NYSC bars pregnant women, nursing mothers, PG students from service

NYSC bars pregnant women, nursing mothers, PG students from service

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has barred pregnant women, nursing mothers and Post graduate students from partaking in the national service across the country. NYSC DG, Brig-Gen. Johnson Olawumi, said the exemption of people in these categories from service was because they would not be able to undergo the four cardinal programmes of the NYSC, which is mobilisation, orientation, primary a... »

Female Corps Mmeber Donates 1 million naira library to School

Female Corps Mmeber Donates 1 million naira library to School

A female member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Nwania Chibundo Winifred, has donated a one million naira library to a Lagos school as her personal community project . The library, modern library equipped with books and computer, was donated to Dr. Teslim Elias Model Primary School in Lagos Island, The Guardian reports. At the commissioning ceremony, Winifred said she embarked on the p... »

Osun State Youth Corpers lament non-payment of allowances

Osun State Youth Corpers lament non-payment of allowances

Some serving members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Osun State have lamented the nonpayment of their allowances for the whole year, Punch reports. This was made known by the outgoing corps members at the Osogbo Township Stadium where they were given their discharge certificates. They said the state was supposed to pay them N5,000.00 allowance per month and provide them accommodation... »

Youth Corps Member Shevry Onaiwu Dies in Car Accident

Youth Corps Member Shevry Onaiwu Dies in Car Accident

So sad! His friends wanted me to share this. Rest in Peace, Shevry. Read what his friend wrote below Nobody would ever believe a boy like Shevry Onaiwu filled with life will ever leave so soon. A boy whose dream was to become the best Civil Engineer, a boy whose dream was to make sure he leave a legacy, a hard working Ex Ambrose Ali university student who left the school with obviously one of the ... »

Marvellous Njoku, a Youth Corps Member Serving In Sagamu Goes Missing

Marvellous Njoku, a Youth Corps Member Serving In Sagamu Goes Missing

Marvellous Njoku, a Youth Corps member serving in Sagamu, Ogun State has gone missing. He was last seen on Wednesday May 13th at his place of primary assignment in Sagamu. His friends say his phone is switched and his whereabouts is unknown. He is from Owerri, Imo state. Anyone with any info should please contact the nearest police station. »

NYSC Corps Member, Mofe Aghaye Goes missing in Abuja

NYSC Corps Member, Mofe Aghaye Goes missing in Abuja

According to his friends on Twitter, Mofe Solomon Aghaye, a graduate of Political Science in OAU was serving in Abuja but has been missing since the 7th May. Anyone we with useful information should please call 08038487889. SOURCE – Linda Ikeji Blog »

Corp Member Collapses During Swearing-in Ceremony In Jos – See Photos

Corp Member Collapses During Swearing-in Ceremony In Jos – See Photos

A ‘Batch A’ corper taking oaths with fellow corp members during their swearing-in ceremony at the National Youth Service Corps orientation camp at Ise-Ekiti on Thursday collapsed and was immediately rushed to the hospital. The corp member was said to been tired or over-stressed due to the training they undergo in camp. See Photo below… »