The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is a scheme established in 1973 by the military administration of General Yakubu Gowon, as party of his reconciliation, reconstruction, and reintegration (3R) policy to caution the negative effects of the civil war, and to promote sense of oneness among Nigerian youths.
Lawal Hasan is a fifteen year old secondary school student who from his younger days had developed a passion for creativity in Art through his sense of Appreciating other pupil's work , right from his younger days. So many people that he had passed through both formally and informally has contributed to his fast risen profile in Art and creativity.
Casala don burst for Sapele Delta. A proprietor of a school Mr. Micahel Anigholor was arrested for the alleged rape of a youth corps member sent to his school. It was said that on her first day she went to the school for her registration and documentation and afterwards the proprietor too her to his house in Sapele and then raped her. She reported the case to the police who then stormed the school (Grace Life International) to arrest the accused. While many people sympathize with her and condemn the actions
Following the Viral post on the Booklet acclaimed to have been issued by the Nigeria Youth service Corps(NYSC) to the Youth corps members undergoing the mandatory one year sevice in the Batch 2 stream 1 Cohort, which stated in one of it Subsections that the Youth Corps members should have one of their family members, ready to pay a Ransom in case they're Kidnapped while travelling on some major roads in the country, the NYSC has however denied the News and termed it as a fake News.
When you hear someone saying, "always do good because you are doing it for yourself", what comes to your mind? Do you feel a bit uneasy about that kind of statement? If you do, after reading this article, trust me, you'd get to understand more about that statement. If recent a young man who's name is Taofeek Sheikh Ibrahim posted story about the encounter he had with Roasted Corn seller. In his post he share pictures they snapped together with the woman. From all indication Taofeek is currently Serving his father's
Years past, it was very common to have NYSC farms dotting the nation’s landscape. This was a laudable initiative designed to more usefully engage the National Youth Service corps members and to address part of the food needs of the nation and by extension, food needs of various NYSC orientation camps. This goes to underscore the importance attached to agriculture for the nation’s economic well-being and food sustainability. Time was, and in some cases even now, when Youth Corps members were rejected wit
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There is dignity in labour, they say. Moreover it is highly impressive when a lady chooses to labour with her own hands rather than solely depend on her man. Little wonder, such group of ladies earn the respect of people and especially that of men in our society. Moreover, while many graduates are looking for white collar job for years, many others have gone ahead and make do with the little funds they have to start up something and become self-employed. Similarly, a young beautiful lady, Amarachi Esther, who
The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim has strongly appealed to all stakeholders and parties involved in the upcoming Ondo State gubernatorial elections, to provide adequate security for the lives of all corps members who will be deployed as polling officials, and other adhoc positions during the elections. DG of NYSC, Brig. Gen. Ibrahim Shuaibu Furthermore, he warned Corp Members who will serve as Electoral Officers in the Ondo State Governorship elections
Youth Corps member who was serving his nation in Borno state was kidnapped along Gwoza road on the 10th of April 2019 with Living Faith pastor Moses Oyeleke. Daily Trust reported that insurgents of Boko Haram recently went to Sambisa to release this now ex-corper. He however turned down the offer to be released. Abraham Amuta said he didn't want to be released as he has renounced his Christian faith and is not willing to return home anymore. People have taken to social media to express their views on this.
In my Country Nigeria, many people in history have fallen victims of death through circumstances that were not directly linked to their personal faults or foolishness but out of Society’s sheer negligence, government ineptitude/incompetence and insensitivity. Insecurity, inefficient administration of Justice, personal interest above collective interest, corrupt practices and inordinate ambition of some sectional leaders in the country also constitute banes in our Country that could pull a string of death on
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is a program set up by the Nigeria government to involve Nigerian graduates in nation building and the development of the country. There is no military conscription in Nigeria, but since 1973 graduates of universities and later polytechnics have been required to take part in the National Youth Service Corps program for one year. This is known as national service year. The federal government is doing everything to make sure the wellbeing of corp members are secure
NYSC: Young Nigerians take to social media as FG begins payment of N33,000 allowance to corps member
A cross-section of Nigerians have reacted to the increase in the monthly allowance of Youth Corps members as Federal government begins payment on Fridy wednesday disclosed the new figures as increased by the Federal Government. The Director had confirmed that the sum of thirty-three thousand naira was approved for the Corps members in line with the new National Minimum Wage review Reacting to the new development, some Nigerians commended the Federal government for putting smiles on the faces of corps member
Following the aggressive protests that have rocked activities in most economically strategic states, the Federal Government in one of its strategies to take the youths off the streets has reopened National Youths Service Corps Orientation Camps Nationwide. This directive is coming after over seven months closure of the NYSC Orientation camps following the outbreak of the dreaded coronavirus, Covid - 19. The sudden change in stance may not be unconnected with the raging #ENDSARS protests across the country, which
TonyRazor The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has rewarded nine Youth Corps members who served in the state with the N1.05m. The governor also gave them laptops for distinguishing themselves during their service year. The beneficiaries drawn from 2018 Batch 'C' set, got N200,000, N150,000 and N100,000 and a laptop each for the first, second and third positions, respectively, while the remaining six got N100,000 each Presenting the gifts to the recipients on behalf of the governor, the NYSC State Coordinator,