NYSC News Today Latest Update Nigeria November 2016

NYSC News Today Latest Update Nigeria November 2016

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NYSC News Today Latest update Nigeria
  • 1. Obsolete and Decay of Facilities at Orientation Camps – DG.

Director General of NySC during the Batch B pre-orientation workshop 2016, in Calabar, organized by stakeholders in order to improve the current state of NYSC

The DG laments that the facilities at the various camps across the country are dilapidated, obsolete and inadequate to handle the ever increasing numbers of corp members. He call on the 3 tiers of government to live up to to its statutory roles in respect to the scheme.

The DG further call on Traditional rulers, security agencies, transport workers to offer support to corp members throughout the period of the exercise.

  • 2. Realignment of Core Orientation Course

The National Youth Service Corps has announced the realignment of its core orientation course to meet the current needs of the country. In reference to their official facebook page, more attention will be given to skill acquisition and entrepreneurship development with emphasis on Nigeria’s core values.

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  • 3. Police Arrest Suspected Killer of Corp Member

The Kaduna State Police command stated it has arrested the suspected killer of the corp member in the state

” Six loaded cartridges, two knives, two cutlass, a double barrel and one Samsung phone was recovered in his room at Unguwar Yero Area in Kaduna ” – The Kaduna state police command public relation said

3. NYSC Free Health Care Service For Rural Dwellers

Free medical service are being taken to communities by The The National Youth Service Corps throughout the 774 Local Government Areas of Nigeria.

The goal of Health Initiative For Rural Dwellers was to mobilize corps medical volunteers in the provision of health interventions through diagnosis, treatment, referrals and proper preventive mechanism thereby enhancing the general wellbeing of rural dwellers across the nooks and crannies of Nigeria – said The current NYSC Director–General, Brigadier – General Suleiman Zakari Kazaure

The 2016 edition of the annual national event, titled, ‘Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers’ (HIRD), was flagged off in Odonoko community in Ijebu – Ode Local Government Area of Ogun State by the Governor Ibikunle Amosun represented by the state Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Afolabi Afuape
Reference : Vanguardngr.com

  • 3. Partial mobilization: VCs direct universities to upload only ‘authentic graduates’ for NYSC

Following the demand of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, for partial mobilization  for the 2016 Batch B corps members. The Director-General of NYSC met with the Committee of Vice Chancellors, the Association of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (AVCNU) in Nigeria has released a directive urging institutions to only upload the names of “authentic graduates” for the service year, urging them not to include graduates of part-time programmes and over-aged graduates in their mobilisation list.

CVC and AVCNU To the federal government and the National Assembly to provide resources needed for full mobilisation

CVC and AVCNU pleaded with graduates and prospective corps members to show understanding to the turn of events and patiently await further directives from the NYSC.
Reference : Dailypost.ng

  • 4. Why NYSC passing out parade was low key nationwide – Director General

while addressing the 2015 Batch ‘B’ Stream I set of corps members during their passing out on Thursday at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Kubwa, Abuja. Sule Kazaure, the NYSC Director-General Represented by Adewoye Omotayo, the NYSC FCT Coordinator, said the management of the scheme also held back the yearly ceremony due to current economic challenges facing the country.

A total of 7,298 corps members are expected to pass out of the service year in the 2015 Batch B.

“For now, only the 2015 Batch B stream I is passing out and they are 4,080.
“The rest of them who are in the 2015 Batch B stream II will pass out on Nov. 4, 2016.

  • 5. NYSC News Today – We didn’t Slash Corpers Allowance

Mrs. Abosede Aderibigbe, NYSC spokesperson in Abuja, said the allowance of corps members remained N19,800 and was not reduced to N14,800.

She said, “The management of the NYSC hereby refutes the content of the mischievous information circulating in the social media to the effect that corps members’ allowance has been slashed by 25 per cent.

  • 6.

    Why we’re mobilising 86, 000 nationwide – NYSC News Today

Mrs. Abosede Aderibigbe said in an interview that the number of would-be corps members for the 2016 Batch B, was worked out as a percentage, and sent to heads of corps producing institutions, including vice chancellors of universities and rectors of polytechnics, who were directed to send participants based on the figures they were given.

This development is due to financial constraints occasioned by recession, only 86, 000 would be mobilised for the 2016 Batch B Orientation, from the massive backlog on queue for the national assignment.
This figure will bring to 260, 000, the total number of corps members mobilised this service year. – National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)

Reference : today.ng

  • 7. 2016 Batch ‘B’: We’ll mobilise all eligible prospective corps members — NYSC News Today

All eligible prospective corps members for the 2016 Batch ‘B’ service year will be mobilised, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has assured. This was Stated by the Director-General of NYSC Brigadier General Sulaiman Kazaure when he met with a delegation of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), at the NYSC headquarters, in Abuja.
Reference : Tribuneonlineng.com

Update Coming soon on important resources for corpses to be and current serving corpses in Nigeria

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