NYSC News Update 2021 October – Latest Events, Batch A, B, & C News & Updates. Always visit this page for NYSC latest news updates | NYSC 2021. The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) is a program set up by the Nigerian government to involve Nigerian graduates in nation building and the development of the country. There is no military conscription in Nigeria, but since 1973 graduates of universities and later polytechnics have been required to take part in the National Youth Service Corps program for one year. This is known as national service year. Ahmadu Ali served as the first Director-General of the NYSC until 1975. The incumbent Director-General is Shuaibu Ibrahim. Check out NYSC Portal | Senate List | Registration.
Latest NYSC News 2021 October Update
NYSC empowers research officers with data management skills
The National Youth Service Corps has embarked on a massive upgrade of its resources for effective planning, research, data collection and analysis of its activities and programmes, To this end, the NYSC Library, Archive and Museum have been equipped to document the invaluable contributions of the Scheme to national development
Avoid induced rejection, unauthorized journeys, DG admonishes NYSC members
NYSC Members have been advised to avoid induced rejection, rather accept their posting in good faith and settle down to contribute their quota to the development of their host communities. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu lbrahim stated this today while de-briefing the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream 2.
It is my pleasure to address you on this occasion of the closing ceremony of the 2021 NYSC Batch ‘B’ Stream II Orientation Course. First, I thank Almighty God for His grace in making the programme hitch-free. I also commend you for demonstrating patriotic zeal and high level of discipline, which contributed to the success of the exercise.
India to partner NYSC on capacity building for corps members
The Republic of India has stated its readiness to offer capacity building training for NYSC Members. It also said it would strenghten its cooperation with Nigeria on youth empowerment. The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Abhay Thakur disclosed this today when he paid a courtesy visit to the NYSC Director-General
The attention of Management of the National Youth Sevice Corps (NYSC) has been drawn to a fake release making the rounds on the social media to the effect that Corps Members travelling on “high risk roads” should alert their families, friends and colleagues in order to have somebody to pay off the ransom that could be demanded.
National blood service commission seeks stronger ties with NYSC
The National Blood Service Commission has appealed for stronger synergy with the NYSC in order to achieve its statutory objectives. The Director-General of the Commission, Dr Omale Joseph Amedu disclosed this when he paid a courtesy visit to NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim in his office in Abuja.
The traditional ruler of Udege Mbeki Chiefdom in Nasarawa State, the Osu Ajiri, HRH Alhaji Dr. Halilu Bala Usman has commended the contributions of NYSC Members in healthcare delivery and education especially in the rural communities. The Royal father gave this commendation while speaking.
DG advises prospective NYSC members on value-added service
Prospective Corps Members (PCMs) have been enjoined to add value to themselves, their places of primary assignment, including their host communities during their service year. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim stated this today in his nationwide virtual address to the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream Two PCMs and Camp.
NYSC members advised on dignity of labour
Prospective Corps Members (PCMs) have been advised to imbibe the spirit of dignity of labour while striving for self-employment. The NYSC Director-General Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim gave the advice today while addressing the PCMs at the Permanent Orientation Camp, Kaiama, Bayelsa State. Reminding them that salaried jobs.
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RE: all NYSC members going to Kaduna slaughtered on their way
Management of the National Youth Service Corps hereby debunks the fake story with the above headline making the rounds in the social media. Management wishes to emphatically state that no Prospective Corps Members were slaughtered on their way to NYSC Orientation Camp, Kaduna State as reported. Indeed, the Nation lost five Prospective Corps Members.
RE: NYSC camp on red alert as 109 test positive to covid-19
The attention of NYSC Management has been drawn to the story with the above caption making the rounds in both the mainstream and new media. Management wishes to state that the caption and body of the story are very misleading. Management hereby restates that there is no COVID-19 positive Corps Member in any of the 37 NYSC.
Protect yourself against covid-19, NYSC DG tells corps members
Corps Members have been advised to adhere strictly to all the safety protocols of COVID-19 and also maintain good personal hygiene. The Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim stated this while addressing Corps Members deployed to Nasarawa State currently undergoing Orientation Course at NYSC Orientation Camp.
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DG felicitates with prospective NYSC member on childbirth
The NYSC Director-General Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has rejoiced with a Prospective Corps Member (PCM) Ramatu Yunusa, who gave birth to a baby boy soon after registering as a member of the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream II service corps in Bayelsa State. Speaking at the Bayelsa State Referral Hospital, Kaiama, about ten-minutes drive from the NYSC Orientation Camp.
Be focused, hardworking, NYSC DG tells corps members
The Director General of NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has advised the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream 2 Prospective Corps Members (PCMs) to be focused and hard working so as to achieve prosperous future. Ibrahim, who gave the advice today at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Nonwa-Gbam, Tai, in Rivers State.
NYSC bids former finance and accounts director, Late Chief Dauda Daniel farewell amid encomiums
The serenity of Garaku, a quiet town in Kokoma Local Government Area of Nasarawa State was upturned by the creme de la creme from different walks of life that thronged the agrarian community to pay last respects to the departed graasroot mobiliser, youth mentor and bridge-builder, the immediate past NYSC Director of Finance.
Orientation: NYSC receives 72,000 RDT test kits from NACA
The National Youth Service Corps has commended the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) over the release of seventy-two thousand RDT test kits towards the success of the forthcoming 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream Two Orientation Course. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim gave this commendation.
NYSC to partner fiscal responsibility commission on transparency, accountability training for corps members
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has stated its determination to partner the Fiscal Responsibility Commission to sensitise Corps Members on fiscal governance, transparency and public accountability. It said the Scheme which was established for the promotion of national unity and integration would continue to leverage.
COVID-19: NYSC vows to sustain enforcement of protocols, warns against complacency
The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has pledged the commitment of the Scheme towards the sustenance of strict enforcement of COVID-19 preventive and safety Protocols in order to guarantee seamless and smooth Orientation Course and Service Year.
Take advantage of NYSC to excel in life, DG advises corps members
Corps Members have been advised to explore every available opportunity within the service year to develop their potentials and become role models, worthy of emulation. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim gave this advise today in a nationwide address, delivered virtually to the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream One Corps Members…
NYSC DG sensitizes corps members on criteria for honours award
NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has advised Corps Members to acquaint themselves with the requirements for the conferment of the President’s NYSC Honours Award. He gave the advise today while addressing the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream One Corps Members at the NYSC Orientation Camp, Amada Gombe State.
Strive for Nigeria’s unity, NYSC DG urges PCMs
NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has advised Prospective Corps Members to utilise the opportunities of the service year to uphold National Unity and preach peaceful co-existence among Nigerians. He said the NYSC Scheme was established for the promotion National Unity and integration.
RE: Gunmen killed 344 NYSC members in the north-west zone in July – The Punch Newspaper
NYSC Management wishes to restate that the story with the above caption, peddled by Opera News, quoting The Punch Newspaper as source is very misleading. This same medium on Thursday, 29th July, 2021 came up with a fake story with the caption: NEARLY 200 NYSC MEMBERS MURDERED ACROSS THE NORTH-EAST.
DG visits Reverend Dr. Oluwole Adetiran, composer of NYSC anthem
NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim today made an emotional and historic visit to the writer and composer of the NYSC Anthem, Dr. Oluwole Adetiran at his Oremeji-Ibafo residence in Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State. The visit was predicated on the news on the ill-health of the great music.
Sallah message from the NYSC director-general
The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, Management and Staff of the Scheme heartily felicitate with all Muslim faithfuls on the occasion of this year’s Eid-El-Kabir celebration. As we celebrate this Season, let us reflect on the teachings of the Holy book that centre on love.
NYSC trains public relations officers
NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has commended Public Relations Officers in the Scheme for prompt responses to false stories concerning the Scheme. He also urged them to always be vigilant to correct misconceptions about NYSC’s operations often circulated by people.
For all NYSC 2021 batch b corps members
FOR ALL NYSC 2021 BATCH B CORPS MEMBERS, join us LIVE in this webinar to learn protocols and measures put in place to limit the risk of #COVID19 transmission in National Youth Service Corps – NYSC orientation camps. Theme: Protecting the health of the Nigerian youth – sustaining safe orientation camps
NYSC DG cautions PCMs on adherence to COVID-19 safety, security measures
The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has cautioned Prospective Corps Members on the need to adhere to COVID-19 Safety Protocols as well as security measures put in place to safeguard their lives and ensure the success of the forthcoming 2021 Batch B.
NYSC promises continuous compliance with freedom of information act
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said it will not relent in complying with the provisions of the freedom of Information Act. It also said adequate measures have been put in place to entrench transparency and accountability in the day-to-day running of the Scheme. NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu.