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JUSTICE

Is The Lawyer To The Maltreated Female Youth Corps Right To Tell Her To Forget About The Issue?

It may be recalled that about a month ago, the internet was swashed with the video footage and news of a serving female youth corps member, Ezeiruaku Ifeyinwa Fidelis, being maltreated by another female, Chuka Viola Anele, who was a Lieutenant of the Nigerian soldier.

  1 month ago ago
Is The Lawyer To The Maltreated Female Youth Corps Right To Tell Her To Forget About The Issue?

EDUCATION

Opinion: What The Government Should Do Instead Of Paying Corps Members N33,000 Monthly

National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) Scheme has helped the nation in terms of promotion of peace and unity across the country in the past. Right now, the Nigeria's young graduates are suffering for the country in the name of serving their fatherland. The reason the NYSC scheme was established in 1973 was to encourage interethnic integration, and right now the integration is massive even without corps members involvement.

  2 months ago ago
Opinion: What The Government Should Do Instead Of Paying Corps Members N33,000 Monthly

POLITICS

NYSC Reveals the Date for New Registration

The management of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), has directed foreign (those that did physical verification of their documents) and local graduates whose names appeared on the NYSC portal to register for the upcoming batch.The management took to its Twitter handle and revealed that the new registration will commence on Monday, 19th April 2021.

  7 months ago ago
NYSC Reveals the Date for New Registration

CAREER-JOBS

How The NYSC Scheme Can Be Used To Reduce Unemployment In The Country

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) scheme was a one-year tertiary institution graduates community service programme that was established in 1973 which was three years after the Civil (Biafran) war. According to the founding father, General Yakubu Gowon, who was the then military Head of States of Nigeria, the scheme was primarily meant to foster the fractured unity that the Civil war orchestrated among the regions of the country.

  5 months ago ago
How The NYSC Scheme Can Be Used To Reduce Unemployment In The Country

SOCIETY

Kubiat Akpan: Police explain circumstances behind fresh graduate’s death in custody

The Police in Akwa Ibom state has said none of its officers tortured Kubiat Isaac Akpan, a prospective National Youths Service Corps member, who died in their custody. State Police spokesman SP Odiko Macdon said on Saturday the 28-year-old fell ill while in detention and later died in the police clinic.

  3 months ago ago
Kubiat Akpan: Police explain circumstances behind fresh graduate’s death in custody

CAREER-JOBS

Some Corps Members Use Their Monthly Allowance To Start Business— NYSC DG Speaks On Scrapping NYSC

The Director General Of National Youths Service Corps(NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has made his position known on scrapping the age-long scheme. You would recall that a debate about the scrapping of NYSC took place on social media a few days ago where some people were advocating for the abolishment of the scheme as they opined it has outlived its usefulness.

  6 months ago ago
Some Corps Members Use Their Monthly Allowance To Start Business— NYSC DG Speaks On Scrapping NYSC

EDUCATION

3 Things That May Likely Happen To Fresh School Graduates If NYSC Scheme Is Eventually Scrapped

The bill to scrap the National Youths Service Corps is already on second reading at the National Assembly and if it passes that stage, the moves may probably see the light of day. The bill was primarily sponsored to eliminate the scheme with an attempt to safe the young school leavers from the danger of insecurity that has pervaded the nation.

  6 months ago ago
3 Things That May Likely Happen To Fresh School Graduates If NYSC Scheme Is Eventually Scrapped

SOCIETY

Reactions as CP of Akwa Ibom orders the arrest of a policeman over the death of Kubiat Isaac

Last week, some family members and friends of one Kubiat Isaac took to social media to announce that a group of policemen had arrested Kubiat, a prospective National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) member, at Eni Stores, a popular store in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on the grounds of armed robbery & cultism, and that the young had not been seen again after that moment.

  3 months ago ago
Reactions as CP of Akwa Ibom orders the arrest of a policeman over the death of Kubiat Isaac

MILITARY

NYSC Vows Not To Post Corps Members To Conflict Areas

Wana Isa, the Kaduna State Coordinator for the National Youths Service Corps, said the scheme will not send corps members to conflict zones. Isa disclosed this at the closing ceremony of the 2021 Batch B, stream 1 orientation course, for corps members deployed to Kaduna State.

  3 months ago ago
NYSC Vows Not To Post Corps Members To Conflict Areas

EDUCATION

Opinion: Five Tangible Reasons The Federal Government Should Scrap The NYSC Scheme.

The popular National Youths Service Corps, NYSC was designed to integrate Nigerians and as well to promote peace and unity but at the moment, it is not yielding results anymore. The NYSC scheme should be scrapped and here are the reasons for my opinion. 1. Even if there is no NYSC, the youths are already travelling to all the parts of the country.

  6 months ago ago
Opinion: Five Tangible Reasons The Federal Government Should Scrap The NYSC Scheme.

POLITICS

Opinion: Reno Omokri Should Not Condemn Buhari For Donating 2 Cows and 1Million To NYSC Members

It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari out of his goodwill, gave National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in his hometown 2 cows and a token of 1 million naira, after they paid him a visit for sallah homage. Few minutes ago, popular activist Reno Omokri reacted to the news of the NYSC Members receiving a gift token from the president.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Reno Omokri Should Not Condemn Buhari For Donating 2 Cows and 1Million To NYSC Members

MILITARY

Terrorists Will Now Start Killing Corp Members Anywhere They See Them - Twitter User (Senhor Dragao)

Recall that about a day ago, the Director General of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim mentioned that serving members of the scheme can be deployed where there is serious war. The senior military officer said that Corp members are part of the national defence policy of the country; and that with their education, they can be trained where there is serious war.

  6 months ago ago
Terrorists Will Now Start Killing Corp Members Anywhere They See Them - Twitter User (Senhor Dragao)

SOCIETY

Autopsy shows that he had brain injury, and was tortured to death - Kubiat Isaac lawyer reveals

The lawyer for the prospective National Youths Service Corps member who died in a police cell has spoken out. According to him, he said that the autopsy that was conducted shows that the boy was tortured to death in police custody. He said this while speaking on phone with Punch.

  3 months ago ago
Autopsy shows that he had brain injury, and was tortured to death - Kubiat Isaac lawyer reveals

MILITARY

Aisha Yesufu questioned NYSC DG after he said Corps members can be mobilized for war

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig.Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim has made it known during an interview on Channels TV that the Members of the National Youths Service Corp can be trained for war. NYSC DG, Brig. Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim. He made this statement on Wednesday during an exclusive interview on Sunrise Daily while reacting to the recent Bill passed by the National Assembly to scrap the compulsory one-year exercise.

  6 months ago ago
Aisha Yesufu questioned NYSC DG after he said Corps members can be mobilized for war

RELIGION

Today's Headlines: Buhari Backs NYSC, Says It's Better Nigeria Remains United, Jonathan Speaks On Unity.

Buhari Backs NYSC, Says It's Better Nigeria Remains United. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, cautioned that it was better for Nigeria to remain united, notwithstanding the differences among her nationalities. The President also threw his weight behind the National Youths Service Corps scheme, insisting the scheme had helped in promoting unity in Nigeria.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Backs NYSC, Says It's Better Nigeria Remains United, Jonathan Speaks On Unity.

MILITARY

The NYSC Participants Should Be Given Full Military Training, Instead Of Scrapping It- Shehu Sani

The former senator that represented the good people of Kaduna Central Senatorial Zone, Senator Shehu Sani has kicked against the alleged scrapping of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC. According to a tweet that was made by the former lawmaker, he made it known that the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC should not be scrapped for any reason.

  6 months ago ago
The NYSC Participants Should Be Given Full Military Training, Instead Of Scrapping It- Shehu Sani

SOCIETY

Photos Of Ella, The Graduate Of Architecture Practicing, Before She Was Killed By Suspected Herdsmen

Some gunmen suspected to be herdsmen in Edo state, reportedly shot dead a graduate of the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, that was on way to collect her National Youths Service Corps call-up Letter. It was learned that Ella Williams was in a bus that was attacked by some armed men, the assailants blocked the expressway along the Benin-Ekpoma.

  5 months ago ago
Photos Of Ella, The Graduate Of Architecture Practicing, Before She Was Killed By Suspected Herdsmen

SOCIETY

NYSC Sends Condolence Message To The Family Of Corps Members That Died In Abuja Road Accident

The management of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) has sent a condolence message to the families of five corps members that died in a road accident that occurred along Abuja road. Recall that five graduates from the University of Uyo and Akwa Ibom Polytechnic have lost their lives yesterday while travelling to Abuja.

  4 months ago ago
NYSC Sends Condolence Message To The Family Of Corps Members That Died In Abuja Road Accident

TRAVEL

High-Risk Roads Nigerian Corpers Have Being Advised To Be Extremely Conscious About While Traveling

After graduating from the University, you are expected to serve your fatherland for one year in which one is expected to give back to society. Serving your fatherland is one of the greatest fulfillment of a graduate. He or she will be posted in States that are not from his region in other to mingle and relate with other tribes and cultures in Nigeria.

  2 months ago ago
High-Risk Roads Nigerian Corpers Have Being Advised To Be Extremely Conscious About While Traveling

ECONOMY-FINANCE

DG Charges Corps Members To Use NYSC To Build Nigeria

The Director-General of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) Scheme, Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, has charged the corps members of the 2021 Batch 'B', Stream 2 to use the diverse NYSC platforms to develop themselves and the country. In a virtual message to all corps members and camp authorities around the country on Monday, the DG indicated as much.

  3 months ago ago
DG Charges Corps Members To Use NYSC To Build Nigeria