Corp members tasked on teamwork, patriotism

November 29, 2021 John Oba 0

National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members have been urged to utilise the opportunity of the three- week orientation course to cultivate long-lasting relationship, teamwork and also promote the unity and integration of the country. Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, gave this advice Monday during a nationwide virtual address to the 2021 Batch ‘C’ Stream Two Prospective Corp Members and Camp Read More

NYSC: Patriots and insurgents

October 19, 2021 Uji A. Iliyasu 0

Any Nigerian graduate youth who had passed through the gamut of national youth service love to tell their experiences with nostalgia.The national service, though faced with its challenges, its prospects far outweigh those challenges. Recently, some Nigerian opinion moulders, at different fora, spoke for or against the continuous existence and relevance of the scheme. While few individuals criticise the activities Read More

Taraba: Commodore Kefas was patriotic, hardworking – Ishaku

October 4, 2021 Andrew Ojih 0

Taraba state governor, Arc Darius Ishaku on Sunday said the late Air Commodore Ibrahim Kefas, while in active service, displayed exemplary sense of patriotism, discipline, hard work and qualities that stood him out among his peers. Governor Ishaku in his condolence message signed by his special adviser on media and publicity, Mr. Bala Dan Abu made available to Blueprint in Read More

Nigeria’ll emerge stronger from her challenges – AbdulRazaq

October 1, 2021 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

The Kwara state governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has congratulated Nigerians on the 61st Independence Day anniversary, expressing the optimism that the country “will emerge stronger from her challenging phase.”  He said the country remains great and full of potential, irrespective of its current challenges of nationhood and development. “I join Mr. President and the rest of the country to felicitate our compatriots, Read More

7 questions for the Author of The Buhari In Us

September 17, 2021 Blueprint 0

AWAAL GATA hurls seven questions at Abdullahi Ojoanyonu Haruna, the author of one of the most popular (political) books in Nigeria in 2021, “The Buhari In Us,” about the book and his literary life in general. What inspired you to write “The Buhari In Us”? The desire to write the book, The Buhari In Us stemmed from an innate burning Read More

Corps members tasked on patriotism, selfless service

August 10, 2021 John Oba 0

Corps Members have been advised to be patriotic, diligent and imbibe the spirit of selfless service as they contribute their quota to national development. The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, gave the charge Monday in his address to the 1,132, 000 prospective corps members deployed to Kaduna state for the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Read More

NYSC: DG sensitises corps members on honours awrds

August 3, 2021 Auwal Ahmad 0

The Director-General of NYSC, Brig-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has acquainted  corps members with the requirements for the conferment of the President’s NYSC Honours Award. He said grading for the honours award starts from the orientation camp and that potential award winners must excel in  Orientation Course, Primary Assignment, Community Development Service and Winding-up/Passing-Out Programme. He stated this Monday while addressing the Read More