National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Coordinator in Kano State, Alhaji Ladan Baba, who spoke to a News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent following the passing out of the Batch ‘B’ stream one corps members posted to the state, said no fewer than 21 Corps members from Batch ‘B’ Streams I and II serving in Kano State would repeat their service year due to various acts of indiscipline.
“Eight out of the 21 corps members are from the Stream one, 13 of them are; from the Stream 2 while 10 corps members would repeat few weeks or months.
“On a sad note, we lost a male and a female corps members, Shuaibu Yahuza from Bauchi State and Happiness Emmanuel from Enugu State, both of the Stream 1,” he said.
According to him, affected corps members were; punished for either absconding from their; places of primary assignment or they were absent for more than three months without permission or any concrete reason. He further disclosed that 13 Stream 1 members excelled, and some of them would receive commendation certificates while; others would receive the State’s Honours Award.