There is a special attribute that is peculiar to many Nigerians. No matter the difficult or tough situations that we may be going through, we always create light in our dark tunnel. No matter how hard things maybe, we always try to make ourselves happy, otherwise, many would have died of depression.
A couple of weeks ago, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim said corps members were part of the national defence policy of Nigeria and as such could be mobilised for war if need be. He was reported to have said it on Channels Television’s ‘Sunrise Daily’ programme while reacting to moves to scrap the NYSC scheme, which is compulsory for all Nigerians who graduate before the age of 30.
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has commiserated with the families of prospective National Youth Service Corps members from the state who died Wednesday in a car accident on their way to Orientation Camp in Katsina State. Governor Emmanuel made this known while receiving the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Brig.
The University of Uyo (UNIUYO) announced seven-day mourning after five of its students died Wednesday in a car accident on their way to the National Youth Service Corps orientation camp in Katsina. Vice-Chancellor Prof Nyaudoh Ndaeyo said that during the mourning – from 29 July to 4 August – all UNIUYO flags shall fly at half-mast on all campuses while “the members of the University community shall continue to pray for the peaceful repose of the souls of the departed”.
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.
A prospective corp member (PCM) by the name of Rahmatu Yunusa, has given birth shortly after registering for the NYSC orientation course. The corp member who was heavily pregnant went to Bayelsa state to enroll in the 2021 orientation course, immediately after her registration she went into labor.
A cross section of corp members. Brig. - Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has sounded clear warning to corp members to shun acts capable of promoting disunity and division in the country. This charge came Monday, 2nd August, 2021, during the swearing in ceremony of Batch "B" Stream 1 corp members at the temporary NYSC orientation camp, Amida, Gombe state.
The booklet; NYSC DG Brig Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim; Page 56 of the booklet containing the advice In what appears to be a belated disposition to review official documents, the National Youth Service Corps leadership denied express advice in the manual given to youth corps members. The manual is titled Safety Awareness and Education Manual for Corps Members and Staff.
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 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) announced that it was stepping its efforts to create a trust fund. After the corps members' service years, the fund would be used to give start-up funding for them. The program also stated that it is seeking to obtain a flight fee refund for corps members.
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.'
Many people may not know the person who composed the popular anthem of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). He is Dr. Oluwole Adetiran. During a courtesy visit paid to him by the Director-General of NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, on Thursday 15th July, 2021, his present health condition was discovered to be unpalatable.
NYSC DG Made Historic Visit to ill Composer of Famous NYSC Anthem, Wished Him Quick Recovery(Photos)
Just like the national anthem that we are all reciting and be proud of today in Nigeria, National Youth Service Corps also has its anthem which all corp members are proud of. Little did we know that the anthem was a product of a man who single-handedly composed it during his selfless service to humanity.
Batch B Stream II corp members deployed to Osun State have been charged to play an effective part in national integration even as they serve their country in the compulsory one year youth service corp. This charge was given Tuesday by the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim during their swearing in ceremony held at the NYSC permanent orientation camp, Ede.
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 ".
The Director General, DG of National Youth Service Corps(NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has been reported to have visited the composer of the scheme's anthem, Dr. Oluwole Adediran. The courtesy visit was said to have taken place yesterday, 15th July, 2021 at the residence of the composer of NYSC anthem, Oremeji - Ibafo, Obafemi Owode Local Government Area, Ogun State.
NYSC denies advising its members to inform their family while traveling to pay ransom upon abduction
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has denied advising its staff and members to always inform their friends and family upon travelling who would be available to pay off the ransom that could be demanded should they become a kidnap victim. The Director-General of NYSC, Brig-General Shuaibu Ibrahim appealed to parents and the public to disregard the information.
Hours after the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, made the statement of corps members to be used for ‘war’, Nigerians on social media have taken to the various platforms to drop funny photo illustration in regards to the DG’s statement.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has reaffirmed its commitment to improving the well-being of poor people at the grassroots level by making free and high-quality healthcare more accessible. This was disclosed by the Director-General of the NYSC scheme, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, in Damagazan Hausawa Village, Karu in Abuja while launching the 2021 nationwide NYSC health initiative for rural dwellers.
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.