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HURIWA urges President Buhari to approve NYSC trust fund

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has asked the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari to approve the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) trust fund that would create financial autonomy for the youths.

National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko argues that the fund will help provide financial security for corps members after their passing out from the program

Unilorin Graduate receives Presidential Honours and Automatic Employment

A University of Ilorin (Kwara State) graduate of Medicine and Surgery, Dr. Kolawole Toba Gabriel has received President's National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) honors for his service to the country while serving as a corps member.

The award ceremony took place at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on February 11th, 2021.

Dr. Kolawole served in Adamawa German Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa State during his service year where he initiated a personal CDS Project to reduce infant mortality in Yola, Adamawa State

Edo State Pledges Support for NYSC Members, Seeks Partnership for Rural Development

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has pledged his support and partnership with the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Edo State seeking the service of corps members in projecting his administration's reforms in terms of education and health sectors to benefit people living in rural areas of the state.

Nigerian Navy Shortlist Candidates for 2017 DSSC Aptitude Test

The Nigerian Navy has released list of shortlisted candidates qualified to write the aptitude test for 2017 Direct Short Service Course - DSSC 25.

Scheduled to hold in 8 centres across the nation on 2 December 2017 at 0730 (7:30am), applicants for the Nigerian Navy recruitment exercise in 2017 can check for their names of the list published on the official recruitment portal institution. 

Corps Members to enjoy improved healthcare services

Corps Members to enjoy improved healthcare services

Nigeria's Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the inclusion of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).

With this development, the NYSC will collaborate with NHIS to provide improved healthcare services to Corps Members throughout their mandatory one-year service.

NYSC Members enlisted as educators on Financial Inclusion Programme

The flag off of the pilot scheme of the National Peer Group Educator on Financial Inclusion Programme for Volunteer Corps Members was held following the successful training of the volunteer Corps members in twelve pilot states spread across the six geo-political zones for the programme.

The Programme is being anchored by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports in collaboration with partners, including the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

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