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NYSC BANS

NYSC BANS BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY FROM SERVICE

 NYSC Bans ;Benue State University and the University of Agriculture, Makurdi, from sending their students; for the mandatory year of service. It was gathered that the scheme placed the two-year bans; on the schools following discovery of negli­gence and evidences of age manipulation. However, in reaction, the Vice Chancellor of...

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NYSC MEMBER DROWNS AT BAUCHI STATE

It was a tragic moment on Thursday, when a 26-year-old NYSC Member, identified as Joseph Adebayo drowned; in Gubi Dam, Bauchi State, while on a picnic with other NYSC members to celebrate ahead of their passing out. It was reported that a group of three Corpers went on a picnic...

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NYSC CERTIFICATE, SHITTU TAKES APC TO COURT

Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu, Has sued the All Progressives Congress(APC), For disqualifying him as a governorship aspirant in Oyo state. On account of not presenting the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme discharge certificate. Minister of Communications, Dr Adebayo Shittu,  He claimed it was wrong for APC to disqualify...

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Adebayo Shittu: Another Minister In NYSC Scandal

Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, did not answer call-up in the  National Youth Service Scheme, NYSC, according to an online portal, Premium Times. Mr. Shittu failed to participate in the NYSC scheme despite graduating from the then University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) at age 25. The revelation...

National Development

NYSC Members Charged To National Development

Members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have been; advised to be guided by the motto and objectives of the scheme; during their service years so that they could contribute positively to national development. The Bauchi State Coordinator of the Scheme, Mr Afolayan James gave this charge yesterday during...

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300 NYSC Members Withdraws Relocation From Anambra

The National Youths Service Corps says no fewer than 300 Corps members have withdrawn their applications for relocation to serve outside Anambra State. Kehinde Aremu, the Coordinator of NYSC in the state, said this during the cultural carnival held for 2018 Batch B Stream Two Corps members at the Umunya...

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KEMI ADEOSUN RESIGNS AS MINISTER OF FINANCE

Former Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has given reasons for her decision to resign from her position in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet. In her resignation letter sent to Mr President, the former minister, Kemi Adeosun, noted that she was shocked by the outcome of the investigation done on the allegation that...

SOLDIER

KADUNA CORPS MEMBER ASSAULTED BY A SOLDIER

A corps member who was allegedly assaulted by a soldier in Kaduna State NYSC Orientation Camp is currently battling for survival according to reports. It was gathered that the corps member who is; set to pass out next month was appointed to train the current corps members in the brigade...

Ebonyi

EBONYI STATE GOVT PAYS NYSC MEMBERS.

The Ebonyi State Government says it will from September this year pay each member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the state N10,000 allowance. Governor David Umahi made the assertion on Sunday in Abakaliki while opening the maiden David Umahi Tertiary Institution Games (DUMTIGA) at the Pa Ngele...

UNSHAKEN

MY FAITH IN NYSC REMAINS UNSHAKEN – BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari said, yesterday, that his faith in National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, remained unshaken. The President, who spoke in Daura while receiving corps members serving in the town, said it was better to know about the country than for people to be state-inclined. President Buhari is currently spending...

SERAP

SERAP SUES NYSC OVER EXEMPTION CERTIFICATION

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP has sued the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Brigadier-General Sule Kazaure and the NYSC over “failure to publish specific documents and information on Minister of Finance Mrs Kemi Adeosun’s application for NYSC exemption, and seeking to compel them to explain if Adeosun obtained...

BELLO

GOVERNOR BELLO TO PAYS NYSC MEMBERS EXTRA

Governor Yahaya Bello has promised youth corps members posted to the state N10,000 each for transport fare, and another N5,000 on a monthly basis Gbenga Olorunpomi, the governor’s senior special assistant on electronic media, disclosed this on Monday, August 13 Olorunpomi said Bello also announced a personal donation of N5...

AKINWUMI

AKINWUMI URGUES IMPROVED WELFARE FOR NYSC

Gov. Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos State has urged employers of the NYSC members to improve on their welfare and create conducive environment for them during the service. Akinwumi made the call on Monday in Lagos, during the official closing ceremony of the orientation course for the 2018 batch “B” of...

KAZAURE

KAZAURE BANS SOCIAL EVENT FOR CORPS MEMBERS

THE Director General of the National Youth Corps, NYSC, Brig. Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, outlawed night parties and social events by corp members during their service year across the country. Kazaure He, however, said that approval from the appropriate authority in each state will be granted if any social event will...

SAED

EMIRATE COUNCIL TO SUPPORT SAED PROGRAMME

The Adamawa Emirate Council, is to supports, 2300 batch ‘B’ corps members, to enhance. Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development, SAED, for robust job creation in the country. The Lamido of Adamawa, Dr Muhammadu Mustapha said that, the scheme’s acquisition program; has created a platform for prospect corps members; to learn...

VOLATILE

NO POSTING CORPS MEMBERS TO VOLATILE AREAS

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said no corps member serving in Plateau State would be posted to volatile areas. Mr Abdulsalam Alhassan, the state’s coordinator, said this while addressing newsmen on Monday in Mangu area of thr state. He said that the measure became necessary to ensure that...

SULTAN

SULTAN AWARDS CORP MEMBERS

Two members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Aminat Dauda from Ogun and Gbenga Osuntan from Ondo State have received an award for Excellent Service in Sokoto rural communities from the Sultan. The Sokoto State Coordinator of the NYSC, Mr Philip Enaberue, made this known in an interview with...

ADEYEMI

ADEYEMI CONFIRMS ADEOSUN APPLICATION

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) director of press, Mrs Adeyemi Adenike has confirmed that the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, applied for an exemption certificate. Mrs Adeyemi Adenike, the NYSC Director of Press, said in a statement in Abuja, that the scheme would however, investigate the origin of...

PORTAL

NYSC OPENS PORTAL TO BEGIN REGISTRATION

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has said that it has open its online registration portal for the 2018 Batch ‘B’ mobilisation exercise on Tuesday. The agency said that all prospective corps members,”i.e Nigerians who have graduated from universities and mono/polytechnics both at home and abroad” to register for the...

PDP

PDP WARNS NYSC AGAINST COVER-UP.

Nigeria’s main opposition party, People’s Democratic Party, PDP has cautioned the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) against covering up the NYSC certificate forgery case against Kemi Adeosun, minister of finance, with a purported investigation. The PDP made this call while reacting to exclusive report, exposing how Mrs. Adeosun did not...

EXEMPTION

EXEMPTION CERTIFICATE UNDER INVESTIGATION

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has released a statement concerning the alleged forged exemption certificate of the Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun. It was; reported that Adeosun forged her NYSC certificate from the compulsory one-year corps service. People across the nation have demanded that Adeosun resign or be; fired by President...

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CORPER DRESSES HER CHILD, AS SHE PASSES OUT

A youth corps member, who is also a mother, had her passing out parade earlier today – and interestingly, she brought her adorable child fully clothed in the NYSC regalia to the event. The excited mother, simply identified as Immaculate made sure her little son; also joined in the passing...

ADEOSUN

KEMI ADEOSUN FORGED NYSC CERTIFICATE

Nigeria’s minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun is currently embroiled in a serious certificate scandal. Adeosun is alleged to have forged her National Youth Service Corps Certificate(NYSC). The Minister did not participate in the mandatory one-year national youth service scheme. Instead, she allegedly forged an exemption certificate many years after graduation....

BAYELSA

BAYELSA TO PAY MEDICAL BILLS OF NYSC MEMBERS

Bayelsa Government on Thursday pledged to settle the medical bills of four National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members involved in an auto crash on Monday in which two of them died. Mr. Suoyo Appah, the Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Seriake Dickson on NYSC Matters, made the pledge in Yenagoa...