The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is a scheme established by the Nigerian government in 1973 which aim to involve the Nigerian graduates in Nation building and development. It was set up to serve as an avenue for the reconstruction, rebuilding, and reconciliation of the nation after the civil war.
NYSC DG warns against defacing of uniforms [July 3, 2019]
The Director-General of the National Youths Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has warned the members not to deface their uniforms as it is their national identity. He advised that they are meant to dress like a responsible citizen of the country and acts as role models to the upcoming generations.
The Director-General gave this warning while addressing the corps members at the Nasarawa State Orientation Camp in Keffi. He also appealed to them to obey the traditions and culture of their host communities and discharge their duties and responsibilities with dignity and integrity.
NYSC states its position as regards the new minimum wage [July 18, 2019]
The Director-General of the National Youths Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has come out to debunk the information that corps members will start receiving the new minimum wage at the end of this month.
He made this known in an interview with PRNigeria on Wednesday where he clarified that the NYSC management was yet to receive any directive from the government as regards the new minimum wage. He said that they will take action as soon as they receive the directive.