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Top 10 States In Nigeria That Pay Corps Members Monthly Allowance

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Is a program that is organized by the Federal Government of Nigeria for graduates to serve their country. During their service period, the federal government allocated allowance for each and every corps member. Image credit: Facebook, NYSC The federal government pays every corps members the sum of N33,000 every month.

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Top 10 States In Nigeria That Pay Corps Members Monthly Allowance

MILITARY

Reason why NYSC members should consider going into the Military after service

Recall, that it was reported how the Governor of Ekiti State, Governor Kayode Fayemi, advised the president to recruit members of the national Youth service corps into the Nigerian military to tackle the increasing insecurity in the country. He called on the president to turn the NYSC camps into security Training grounds to recruit graduates to join the military, to help the military fight Boko Haram and others.

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Reason why NYSC members should consider going into the Military after service

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.

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

EDUCATION

Changes That Will Make NYSC Better

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) was established in 1973 to promote the spirit of brotherhood and oneness among Nigerian youths. With the current economic, employment and security situations of Nigeria, it is important to reform the program. The needed reform is the type that should help to reduce unemployment and improve security in Nigeria.

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Changes That Will Make NYSC Better

MILITARY

OPINION: Why Buhari Should Accept Gov. Fayemi's Advice To Recruit NYSC Members Into The Army

The Executive Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to recruit willing and able members of the National Youth service Corp into the Nigerian Army to help tackle insecurity. He noted that the step was necessary and a cheaper way to get the minimum 200,000 security personnel needed by the Nigerian Army to boost its fighting power against insecurity.

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OPINION: Why Buhari Should Accept Gov. Fayemi's Advice To Recruit NYSC Members Into The Army

ENTERTAINMENT

Fans React As Blessing Okoro Shares Throwback Photos Taken During Her National Youth Service Year

Relationship expert, Blessing Okoro, has taken to her Instagram handle to share old memories of how she looked during her national youth service days and this has gotten her fans reacting on the video and photos sharing platform. In Nigeria, it is mandatory for all graduates of tertiary institutions to serve their father's land for a period of one year as they are usually posted to states outside where they domicile or attend their higher education program.

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Fans React As Blessing Okoro Shares Throwback Photos Taken During Her National Youth Service Year

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Benin Republic Vote To Legalise Abortion, NYSC Extends 10 Corps Members’ Service

Benin Republic vote to legalise abortion Parliamentarians in Benin have voted to legalise abortion in the West African country, where it was already authorised under restricted conditions. Under the new law passed late on Wednesday women can terminate a pregnancy within the first three months if it is likely to “aggravate or cause material, educational, professional or moral distress, incompatible with the woman or the unborn child’s interest”.

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Today's Headlines: Benin Republic Vote To Legalise Abortion, NYSC Extends 10 Corps Members’ Service

MILITARY

Why NYSC members should not be deployed to state facing insecurity after the abduction of corp members

It has now been reported how armed bandits have kidnapped members of NYSC who were travelling to their orientation camp in Tsafe LGA of Zamfara on Saturday. The police claim that 2 corps members were forcefully whisked away by the bandits, though some witnesses claim that 6 others were missing from the incident.

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Why NYSC members should not be deployed to state facing insecurity after the abduction of corp members

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

NYSC says Nursing mothers and Pregnant Corp members can serve in their husband's state of residence

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has approved that all married Corp members, pregnant and nursing mothers not deployed to their husbands’ places of residence are allowed to proceed to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps within their spouses’ states of residence.

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NYSC says Nursing mothers and Pregnant Corp members can serve in their husband's state of residence

MILITARY

OPINION: Impacts Of NYSC Members In Community Development Are Inestimable

Photo Credit: nysc.gov.ng When General Yakubu Gowon established the National Youth Service Corps on the 22nd day of May 1973, he believed it would serve as an avenue to reunite, reconcile, reconstruct, and rebuild the nation after the civil war that nearly divided Nigeria. The former military head of state found it necessary to promote peace, unity, and progress to all the regions in Nigeria.

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OPINION: Impacts Of NYSC Members In Community Development Are Inestimable

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines;Bandits Abduct Corps Member In Zamfara;Military Jets Fire Terrorists' Boats

Photos Credit: Google Bandits Abduct Corps Members In Zamfara There is panic among corps members in Zamfara State following the abduction of some of their colleagues on their way to their orientation camp in Tsafe local government area of the state. Photos Credit: Leadership News Police confirmed the abduction of two of them along the Sheme-Tsafe highway in the state, but witnesses said about six others were missing since Tuesday.

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Today's Headlines;Bandits Abduct Corps Member In Zamfara;Military Jets Fire Terrorists' Boats

POLITICS

Kidnapped 29-Year-Old Youth Corper: “The NYSC Should Be Held Responsible” — Senator Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani has turned to his official Twitter page to react to the kidnapping of Joseph Aondana and Jenifer Iorliam in Zamfara State, who are now in the hands of bandits. Senator Shehu Sani has stated that the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) should be held responsible for the occurrence because the corpers were sent to the area by the NYSC.

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Kidnapped 29-Year-Old Youth Corper: “The NYSC Should Be Held Responsible” — Senator Shehu Sani

EDUCATION

The CBN to give a grant of N500M to the top 5 institutions with the best entrepreneurial pitches

The Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN) has established the Tertiary Institutions Entrepreneurship Scheme (TIES), in collaboration with polytechnics and universities to harness the potential of graduate entrepreneurs in Nigeria. The purpose of TIES is to enhance access to finance to these graduates and undergraduates of institutions with innovative entrepreneurial and technological ideas.

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The CBN to give a grant of N500M to the top 5 institutions with the best entrepreneurial pitches

SOCIETY

NYSC Should Be Held Responsible For Kidnap Of Corpers In Zamfara

Senator Shehu Sani is of the opinion that the management of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, should be held responsible for the abduction of two corpers in Zamfara state, NaijaCover Reports. From The Information Gathered By NaijaCover, Iorliam Jennifer Awashima, pictured below, and one of her colleagues were on their way to the NYSC camp in Kebbi State for the 2021 Batch C Stream One orientation course when they were abducted alongside other passengers in a commercial bus.

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NYSC Should Be Held Responsible For Kidnap Of Corpers In Zamfara

MILITARY

NYSC commences 2021 Batch C Stream I orientation Wednesday

LAFIA - THE NYSC Nasarawa State 2021 Batch C Stream I The three-week orientation course is scheduled to start on Wednesday this week. The exercise, which is scheduled to take place at the Magaji Dan Yamusa NYSC Keffi Permanent Orientation Camp, will also provide potential members of the Corp. the possibility of registering from the opening day to Sunday, October 24, 2021 at midnight.

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NYSC commences 2021 Batch C Stream I orientation Wednesday

SOCIETY

Bandits abduct corps members in Zamfara NYSC camp

Panic has set in among prospective corps members in Zamfara State following the recent abduction of some of their colleagues on their way to their orientation camp in Tsafe Local Government Area of the state. According to reports, the police has confirmed the abduction of two prospective corps members along the Sheme-Tsafe highway in the state, according to witnesses, about six others were missing from the incident that occurred on Tuesday.

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Bandits abduct corps members in Zamfara NYSC camp

MILITARY

Panic In Zamfara NYSC Camp As Bandits Abduct Corps Members

Following the kidnapping of several of their colleagues on their route to their orientation camp in Zamfara State's Tsafe Local Government Area, panic has gripped prospective corps members. Despite the fact that police confirmed the kidnapping of two potential corps members along the Sheme-Tsafe route in the state on Tuesday, witnesses stated about six more were missing.

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Panic In Zamfara NYSC Camp As Bandits Abduct Corps Members

MILITARY

The National Youth Service Corps Extends The Service Year Of Ten Corps Members For Abscondment.

The National Youth Service Corps in Plateau has prolonged the service year of ten corps members and remobilized two others for absconding and absenteeism during their year of service. Caroline Embu, the NYSC State Coordinator in Plateau, announced on Thursday in Jos during the official passing out ceremony for the 2020 Batch B Stream 1 of the scheme.

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The National Youth Service Corps Extends The Service Year Of Ten Corps Members For Abscondment.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines:FG Mortgaging Nigeria’s Future – Sen Yaroe, Why NYSC Scheme Should Not Be scrapped

FG mortgaging Nigeria’s future – Sen Yaroe Senator Binos Yaroe of Adamawa South District has condemned Federal Government’s plan to take another loan. He said that by its excessive borrowing, the Federal Government is mortgaging the future of Nigerians. Yaroe who spoke to newsmen at his residence in Yola, said efforts by him and other senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to stop the decision failed.

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Today's Headlines:FG Mortgaging Nigeria’s Future – Sen Yaroe, Why NYSC Scheme Should Not Be scrapped

MILITARY

"We Don't Go On Strike" - NYSC Warns Corps Members

The National Youth Service Corps on Friday told service members and prospective corps members to be disciplined and commit to following the organization's rules because the NYSC does not go on strike. The organization urged members of the body to be agents of change and work to dispel the myth of the COVID-19 vaccination, adding that during the recent strike by the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors, "NYSC corps personnel was working ".

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