Secure your future with skills, DG NYSC charges Corps Members

Corps Members have been advised to utilize the opportunities of the service year to acquire skills through the NYSC Entrepreneurship Development programme and become employers of labour instead of searching for the unavailable salaried jobs. The Director General of National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General YD Ahmed gave this advise today while addressing the 2024 Batch ‘A’ Stream One Prospective Corps Members deployed to Kwara State during his visit to their Orientation Camp in Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area of the State. He said most of their predecessors that acquired…

DG inaugurates SAED centre in NYSC Delta camp ….. pays tribute to Initiator,Late Mrs Folake Ndubusi-Johnson

The Director General of National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General YD Ahmed has inaugurated Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development Centre inside Delta State Orientation Camp in Issele-Uku. Speaking at the inauguration during his visit today, General Ahmed said the centre would serve as additional advantage and morale booster in the training of Corps Members in vocational skills. He commended the NYSC Delta State Coordinator, Mr Alao Olusegun for his determination in completing the laudable one block of six-room project which was conceived by Late Mrs Folake Ndubusi-Johnson, a staff of…

DG NYSC tasks Corps Members on peaceful co-existence

The Director General of National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General YD Ahmed has advised Corps Members to live in peace with one another, make new friends and use the opportunities of the service year to foster national unity and integration.   He gave the advise in his address to the 2023 Batch ‘C’ Stream Two Corps Members during his visit to Abia State Orientation Camp in Umuna, Bende Local Government Area of the State. General Ahmed said the Scheme was established to foster national unity and integration, hence the need…

Take advantage of NYSC to excel in life, DG tasks corps members

Corps Members have been advised to explore every available opportunity within the service year to develop their potentials and become role models, worthy of emulation. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim gave this advise today in a nationwide address, delivered virtually to the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream One Corps Members and Camp Officials. He said all the four cardinal programmes of the Scheme namely; Orientation Course, Primary Assignment, Community Development Service and Winding-up/Passing-Out are loaded with different activities to groom Corps Members to be patriotic, self-reliant, independent and selfless towards…

DG NYSC celebrates Corps Couple

It was an atmosphere of glitz and glamour as the number one Corps Member nationwide, Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim celebrated with Corps Members Felicia Haruna PL/19B/2197 and Mark Makafan Odi PL/19B/1217 who completed national service and set to be joined in holy matrimony tomorrow. In a brief but memorable occasion at the NYSC Secretariat in Jos, Plateau State, it was double blessing to the Scheme in the State for witnessing the end of the 2019 Batch ‘B’ Stream One service year and celebrating Corps Members, Felicia and Mark for taking the…

Don’t come to camp with fake certificates, DG warns

The National Youth Service Corps has warned Prospective Corps Members with fake credentials to stay off its Orientation Camps across the country as the Scheme gets set for the 2020 Batch ‘A’ Orientation Course. The scheme added that anyone caught, especially graduates from the universities in West African sub-region with the intent to undermine the integrity of its mobilisation process with fake certificates would be arrested and prosecuted. The Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim gave this warning in his office in Abuja. He said that the NYSC Scheme had put…

2020 : DG NYSC seeks more commitment from staff

The Director – General NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has appealed to staff of the Scheme to rededicate themselves to duty and avoid all forms of negative behaviour that can bring their image, as well as that of the Scheme to disrepute.   He made this call today at his first meeting of the year with members of staff at the NYSC National Directorate Headquarters, Abuja.   Ibrahim charged all hands to remain on deck, and personal interests subordinated to the collective interest of the Scheme.   The NYSC boss,…