Brigadier-General Ibrahim Shuaib, Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, has said over 30 senior staff members of the NYSC have been dismissed for several offences, including misconduct and indiscipline.
The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Mohammed Sambo, announced on Sunday that the company has developed a framework to extend health insurance to members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).
Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. ( Dr.) Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa has urged NYSC members posted to Lagos State to learn one vocation or the other in addition to their higher institution education.
M Boss Mustapha, the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, has revealed that 731 members of Batch B National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) have tested positive for COVID-19.
Guests attending the inauguration ceremony for 2020 Batch B, Stream 1 Corps members at the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp in Keffi, Nasarawa state have been subjected to coronavirus (COVID-19) test.
The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Thursday, November 12, 2020, announced that 12,500 out of the 66,000 prospective corps members for the 2020 NYSC Batch B mobilisation, have undergone the test for the disease.
The National Youths Service Scheme, NYSC has directed its State Coordinators to liaise with security agencies in their respective states to beef up security presence to ward off potential attacks on the camps by hoodlums who might be invading them in search of hidden COVID-19 palliatives.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Imo has under its Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) Scheme presented palliatives to the Nigerian Red Cross Motherless Babies’ Home in Owerri.
As part of efforts to prevent the dreaded COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic in the Rivers State and in the country, the Management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Rivers has donated homemade kits to the State Government.
Mr David Markson, Taraba Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), said the scheme has provided hand sanitisers and sensitisation leaflets in all 37 orientation camps across the country to check the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).