My Brother Wanted To Join Army After Service – Sister Of Corps Member Killed By Kidnappers

Amina Yusuf Bomai, sister of Suleiman Yusuf Bomai, a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member recently killed by kidnappers, has said the deceased wished to join the Nigerian Army after his service year. Yusuf and 16 other corps members were attacked along Jere-Abuja Expressway after leaving Ede NYSC Orientation Camp in Osun State. He was... Continue Reading →

Buhari’s aide lists 16 initiatives govt has put in place for Nigerian youths

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has listed no fewer than 16 initiatives President Muhammadu Buhari has put in place since he assumed power to show how he cares for the youths. In an article he entitled, ‘Lest we forget: Opportunities for young Nigerians by the Buhari administration,” which... Continue Reading →

BREAKING: Buhari wants compulsory health insurance for corps members

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday issued a directive to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to ensure the enrolment of corps members in the National Health Insurance Scheme. The Director-General of NYSC, Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim who said this Monday assured that the NYSC has intensified liaison with security agencies for to ensure the security of corps... Continue Reading →

NCDC clears Katsina NYSC Camp for November re-opening

  Visiting officials of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC Thursday gave its nod for the reopening of the Katsina NYSC camp for the commencement of orientation activities come November 10 A press release signed by the Public relations Office of the NYSC in Katsina State, Mr. Alex Obametan and made available to newsmen... Continue Reading →

Nigeria: Govt Orders Compulsory Covid-19 Tests for Corps Members

The Federal Government of Nigeria has ordered compulsory COVID-19 tests for all prospective corps members ahead of the November 10, 2020 reopening of orientation camps nationwide. Orientation camps were shut in March as part of measures to halt the spread of coronavirus. National Coordinator, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu, at a briefing in... Continue Reading →

NYSC reopens camps November 10

The Minister of Youth and Sports Sunday Dare has announced the reopening of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps from November 10. He disclosed this on his Twitter handle. “Orientation Camp of the NYSC Orientation Camp for prospective Youth Corpers has been approved and opens on November 10th, 2020. Full COVID-19 Protocols will be enforced,”... Continue Reading →

NYSC Couple Wed In Their Khaki Uniform In Kano (Photos)

Two serving corps members in Kano have tied the knot months after they met during their orientation program in the state. The couple Mohammed Alhaji Musa and Hauwa Yahaya Bagudu both met during the 2019 Batch ‘A’ Orientation Course, where they reportedly fell in love with each other. A post shared on NYSC Official Forum... Continue Reading →

‘Serve With Skirt’ A New Group Protests Harassment Of Corps Members For Wearing Skirts In Abuja

Corps members and some Nigerian citizens under the aegis of ‘Serve With Skirts’ on Wednesday, protested in Abuja over incessant harassment of Christian and Muslim corps members for wearing skirts instead of trousers. Convener of the group, Barrister Udochi Emmanuel Baba, while leading some corps members, who are victims, explained that there was no provision... Continue Reading →

Police Arrests Officer Who Shot NYSC Member And Bus Driver During An Argument In Bayelsa

Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the arrest and detention of a police officer that shot three persons during a squabble with a commercial bus driver in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, on Monday evening. The Guardian gathered that the policeman, who was attached to a commercial bank in the state capital, fired two gunshots that injured a... Continue Reading →

Don’t Transport Corpers As From 6pm, FRSC Boss Orders Drivers

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has ordered that no transport union should transport any National Youth Service Corps member from 6pm NaijaLoaded reports. Boboye said this during the FRSC end-of-the-year meeting with transport union stakeholders as one of their programs in preparation for the end of the year activities on... Continue Reading →

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