PRESS STATEMENT VIRAL VIDEO: NSCDC DISSOCIATES FROM SUSPECTED BANDIT The attention of the management of the Nigera Security and Civil Defence Corps has been drawn to a video clips already gone viral in relation to one Abdullah Saidu, an acclaimed Civil Defence personnel arrested in connection with a group of armed bandits terrorizing some parts of Koton Karfe Local Government Area of Kogi state.
PRESS RELEASE EID-EL-KABIR: CG NSCDC ASSURES ON TIGHT SECURITY NATIONWIDE Ahead of the 2021 Eid-El Kadir celebration, the Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr Ahmed Abubakar Audi, mni, has ordered a massive deployment of officers and men of the Corps to every nooks and crannies of the country most especially all identified flash points to ensure that the public is safe and government infrastructures are heavily guarded before, during and after the festive season.
After an alleged altercation between the two, a serving corps member of the National Youth Service Corps, Ezeiruaku Ifeyinwa Fidelia, was brutalised by a female commissioned army officer, Lieutenant Chika Viola Anele, and claims she has not recovered. Agba Jalingo, a Nigerian journalist and human rights campaigner, posted a video on his Facebook page a few days ago showing the officer pouring an unknown white material on the kneeling corps member before hitting her with a bowl.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) management has given a directive to the corps members who will be serving the country from now on to try and get someone ready to pay their ransom should they be kidnapped at the cause of traveling to their allocated place. The NYSC management told the Corps members that there is a possibility of them being kidnapped on their way to serve or while serving their fatherland.
By Foster Akpore Friday 1st of October, 2021 is a day that the people of Ebor-Orogun will not forget in a hurry as they were gifted a state-of-the-art 4-bedroom lodge built for members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), by the President General of Orogun Kingdom, Chief Benson Ndakara (Esq.
Some NYSC members in Lagos state recently staged a protest in the Ikeja area of Lagos state after a thief suspected to be a member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) allegedly stole a phone belonging to a corps members. Pictures from the protest which reportedly lasted more than an hour surfaced online.
The female corps member who was assaulted by a female soldier in a video making waves on social media has spoken about the incident. In the video, the soldier could be seen pouring an unknown substance on the Corps member identified as Ezeiruaku Ifeyinwa Fidelia, and struck her head with the bowl at intervals.
Checking and maintaining tyres on a regular basis is a quick and simple task and can greatly increase safety on the road. In October 2020, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) through the Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO), Mr Bisi Kazeem, revealed that the use of fake and worn out tyres are major causes of road crashes on Nigerian highways.
The Senator representing Osun Central Senatorial District, Dr. Ajibola Surajudeen Basiru has told the 202l Batch B stream 2 corps members that the acquisition of a skill is an essential route towards getting empowered and obtaining financial freedom. He made this disclosure on Wednesday during his visit to the Permanent Orientation Camp, Ede.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have dismissed the report circulating on social media and blogs that 544 Corps Members were allegedly killed by armed Bandits. In a statement by Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, the Director of Press and Public Relation, NYSC, the aim of unsubstantial reports that were published was to create apprehension in the minds of stakeholders, guardians and parents.
President Muhammad Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of five Prospective Corps Members (PCMs) in a motor accident. According to a report on DailyPost, Buhari commiserated with the affected families, and promised Nigerians that the sacrifices of the dead Corps members will never be in vain.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced the date for prospective batch B 2021 corps members to commence their registration. The service corps did so on Monday afternoon 28th June, 2021through their official Facebook page. Graduates who expect to go on the compulsory one-year program had done their online remobilization through their institutions as of the 24th of June.
News report from the PUNCH NEWSPAPER (Monday), has it that the management of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has warned all Corps members against embarking on unauthorized journeys, and advised that they they must obtain permission if it become compelling to travel. The PUNCH NEWSPAPER report that the Director-General of National Youth Service Corps, Brig.
At the National Youth Service Corps Camp in Sagamu, Ogun State, at least 35 Corps members have tested positive to COVID-19. Punch news reported that Dr. Tomi Coker, the Commissioner for Health revealed this on Thursday, 5th August, in Abeokuta during an interview with pressmen on the rise of the third wave of coronavirus in the state.
Photo Credit : Galantnaija.com No fewer than five prospective Corps members lost their lives in a car accident on early hours of Wednesday, along Abaji-Kwali highway in Abuja, while seven others sustained various degrees of injury. Photo Credit : Guardian Nigeria. According to Guardian Nigeria, the Director of Press and Public Relations at the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Adenike Adeyemi, confirmed the incident in a statement issued on Wednesday.
According to report reaching our desk, Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has urged Corps members to shun acts capable of promoting disunity and division in the country. He gave the charge on Monday during the swearing in ceremony of Batch “B” Stream 1 Corps members at the temporary NYSC Orientation Camp, Amada, Gombe State.
The Management of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, is in a mourning mood over the death of five prospective Corps members. Reports say the quintet lost their lives in a car accident along Abaji/Kwali Expressway on their way to orientation camp in Katsina State. The NYSC, while reacting to the unfortunate incident, described it as a 'black Wednesday.'
The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Ahmed Audi, Ph.D., mni, has set up a committee of inquiry to investigate the individuals or group of persons behind the fake 2019/2021 replacement and recruitment supplementary list currently in circulation on social media. The purported list of successful applicants for NSCDC job going viral on social media came as shocking news to the Corps who has not released or published any recruitment list whatsoever, hence, the need to alert members of the public to this fake, mischievous, misleading, and perfidious list capable of sending wrong signals to Nigerians especially applicants from different parts of the state.
Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state on Wednesday said National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) should be extended to 2 years with Corps member giving military training. He said this will help whosoever graduated from NYSC to be able to handle gun and protect themselves against any attack.
Luck ran out on a 40 years old bandit who has been on the wanted list of security operatives as he came out of his hideout to buy sex enhancement drugs in the Aliyu Jodi area of the Sokoto State. He was arrested on Tuesday by officers of the NSCDC who got a tip-off on his whereabouts.