NYSC Director of Press conferred with FNIPR

August 26, 2022 John Oba Abuja 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Director Press and Public Relations, Mr Eddy Megwa, has been conferred with the Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (FNIPR). Also conferred with the Fellowship is the Deputy Director, Press and Public Relations, Mr Emeka Mgbemena while the Special Assistant to the NYSC Director General, Mr Yunusa Tanimu was conferred with the Read More

CSO rallies support for NYSC Trust Fund

July 20, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Executive Secretary, Civil Society Coalition for Transparency and Good Governance (CSCTG), Mr Victor Udoh, has said the group will harness everything within its power to support the actualisation of the establishment of the NYSC Trust Fund. He described National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) as the most formidable, organised and well composed youth organisation in the country. He stated this Read More

The murdered Abuja corps member

July 14, 2022 Blueprint 0

“The family of my late fiancee Stephanie acted in a horrible and ignorant way to mislead and ruin the investigation”, Dr. Edward alleges . I have invited Dr. Edward Achado, to come on my TV programme for a discussion on the murder of his fiancee Stephanie by his former lover Jennifer Tsembe as alleged. I read different reports on the Read More

30 corps members win Unity Bank’s Corpreneurship challenge grant

July 10, 2022 Benjamin Umuteme 0

Nigerian lender, Unity Bank Plc has doled out a N10 million business grant to 30 corps members who emerged the winners of the eighth edition of its flagship Entrepreneurship Development Initiative, known as Corpreneurship Challenge. The winners emerged after a business pitch that took place across 10 states – Rivers, Delta, Sokoto, Edo, Abuja, Akwa-Ibom, Osun, Kano, Bayelsa and Enugu Read More

Adhere to your oath of allegiance, NYSC tells corps members

July 6, 2022 Andrew Ojih 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Tuesday urged corps members sent to Taraba state to take note of their oath of allegiance while serving in different communities. Corps members were also urged to desist from engaging in the local politics of their host communities during the period of their mandatory service. The director-general of the scheme, Brigadier General Muhammed Fadah, Read More

Leadership in turbulent times: The story of former DG, NYSC

June 8, 2022 Usman Adams 0

A Nobel Prize Winner for English Literature, James Joyce, it was who wrote that the past is consumed in the future and the present is living because it helps to bring forth the future. Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim was appointed as the 18th Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) by President Muhammadu Buhari on May 10, 2019 Read More

NYSC flags off 2022 medical outreach for rural dwellers in Akwa Ibom

May 25, 2022 Uko Etim 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Wednesday, flagged off its 2022 free medical outreach at Ubon Akwa Community in Obot Akara Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. Blueprint reports that both men, women, and children within and in the adjoining communities turned out in a great number to receive free medical treatment and the name of this year’s outreach Read More

SERVICOM ranks NYSC high on service delivery

May 23, 2022 John Oba 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has been ranked high for its various innovations which led to the provision of effective and efficient service delivery to its numerous stakeholders. SERVICOM National Coordinator/Chief Executive Officer, Mrs Nnenna Akajemili, gave the commendation Monday in her address at the NYSC SERVICOM Networking Committee Meeting of Nodal, Focal and Desk Officers, with the theme; Read More

DG NYSC counsels Nigerians on healthy lifestyle, safety

May 6, 2022 John Oba Abuja 0

The Director General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has counseled drivers in the to be conscious of their health and conditions of their vehicles at all times in order to ensure their safety and that of other road users. He said the physical and mental health of all drivers is critical to their overall performance, Read More

NYSC confirms corps member’s death, says investigation on-going

April 29, 2022 John Oba 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has confirmed the death of a missing corps member, Stephanie Se-Ember Terungwa, with State Code Number FC/21B/5807. The Scheme also revealed that investigations were on-going to unravel the identity of the perpetrators of the dastardly act in order to bring them to justice. A statement issued Friday by the Director, Press and Public Relations, Read More

23 corps members to repeat service in Anambra – NYSC

April 29, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra state, Thursday, said 23 corps members that served in the state would repeat their service year while five others were given extension of service. The State NYSC Coordinator, Mrs. Blessing Ekene Iruma, who disclosed this at Washington Memorial Grammar School Onitsha, during the passing out ceremony of the 2021 Batch ‘A’ (Stream11) Read More

2023 elections: NYSC has big role to play – Sule

April 28, 2022 John D. Wada 0

Nasarawa state governor, Abdullahi Sule has said the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members have a big role to play before, during and after the forth-coming general elections in the state and the country at large. The governor stated this at the passing out ceremony of the NYSC Nasarawa state 2021 Batch A, Stream B corps members, held at Lafia Read More

23 corps members to repeat service in Anambra – NYSC

April 28, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Anambra state, Thursday, said 23 corps members that served in the state would repeat their service year while five others were given extension of service. The State NYSC Coordinator, Mrs. Blessing Ekene Iruma, who disclosed this at Washington Memorial Grammar School Onitsha, during the passing out ceremony of the 2021 Batch ‘A’ (stream11) corps Read More

Misquoted social media comment: NYSC management clears air, frowns at sensationalism

April 8, 2022 John Oba 0

The management of the National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC) has advised the general public to disregard the report trending on social media, which advised corps members not to criticise President Muhammadu Buhari and government policies as purportedly credited to the Director-General of NYSC, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim. A statement made available to Blueprint Friday from the DG’s office said Read More

Steer clear of politics, NYSC DG warns corps members

April 8, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC), Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has warned corps members to stay away from partisan politics as the 2023 general elections draw near. He advised them to be unbiased electoral umpires anytime they are called upon to serve as electoral officers. General Ibrahim stated this while debriefing the 2022 Batch ‘A’ Stream Read More

Brigade commander hails NYSC on unity, development

April 7, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Commander 32 Artillery Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Akure, Brigadier General M Adamu, has lauded the contributions of the NYSC to National unity and development. He made the remark when he received the Director-General, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, who paid him a courtesy visit.  Adamu, who noted that the Scheme was a veritable platform for instilling the spirit of Read More

NYSC swears in 1,198 corps members for Yobe

March 25, 2022 Yusuf A. Yusuf 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Friday swore in a total of 1,198 corps members for the 2022 Batch ‘A’ stream II orientation course in Yobe state. The oath was administered by the state Chief Judge who was represented by Justice Karimatu Bulama Yusuf. In his address, the director-general of the NYSC, Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, represented by the state coordinator, Read More

NYSC partners TStv, set to launch internet protocol TV

March 25, 2022 John Oba 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has indicated interest on collaboration with an indigenous satellite television outfit, TStv, for the smooth take-off of its Internet Protocol Television. NYSC Director-General, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim disclosed this, Thursday, when he paid a courtesy visit to the TStv headquarters at Idu Industrial Layout, Abuja. Ibrahim, who was led on a guided tour of Read More

NYSC swears in 1,198 corps members in Yobe

March 24, 2022 Yusuf A Yusuf 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Wednesday swore in a total of 1,198 corps members for the 2022 Batch ‘A’ Stream II orientation course. The oath was administered by the Yobe state Chief Judge, represented by Justice Karimatu Bulama Yusuf. In his address, the director-general of NYSC, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, represented by the state coordinator, Yobe, Mrs Hafsat Yerima, Read More

We’re committed to corps members’ welfare – NYSC

March 11, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Thursday, assured its commitment to address the challenges facing the scheme and corps members in Anambra state. The Chairman, NYSC Governing Board, Hajia Fatima Balla Abubakar, disclosed this at the state permanent orientation camp at Mbaukwu/Umuawulu, Awka South local government area after​ inspecting the various facilities of the scheme in the state. Abubakar, represented Read More

NYSC swears in 1558 corps members in Anambra

March 2, 2022 Okechukwu Onuegbu Awka 0

The National Youth Social Corps (NYSC), Anambra state, Tuesday, swore-in a total of 1558 corps members for Batch A, stream 1 orientation exercise in the State. The state coordinator, NYSC, Mrs Yetunde Baderinwa, disclosed this in a speech at the swearing-in ceremony held at the state NYSC permanent orientation camp, Mbaukwu-Umuawulu, Awka South local government area. Baderinwa, whose speech was Read More

NYSC swears in 1, 507 new 2022 Batch ‘A’ corps members in Nasarawa

March 1, 2022 John D. Wada 0

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Tuesday swore in 1, 507 corpsmembers of the 2022 Batch ‘A’ Stream I set, deployed to Nasarawa statefor national service. Director General of the NYSC, Major Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, who spokeduring the swearing-in ceremony at the Magaji Dan-Tamusa NYSCPermanent Orientation Camp in Keffi local government area of thestate, congratulated the corps members for successfully Read More

NYSC DG lauds NCDC for support

February 17, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has commended Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) for its support for the Scheme which resulted to the re-opening of orientation camps across the country after the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic in the country. The NYSC Chief Executive gave this commendation when he paid a courtesy visit to the NCDC Read More