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    Fayose, varsity VC trade words over Ekiti guber poll – Newtelegraph

    Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has alleged the All Progressives Congress (APC) of planning to connive with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig July 14 election, using students of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) as adhoc staff for the election, rather...
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    Metro NYSC To Announce New Minimum Wage Soon - DG

    The Director General of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brigadier General Suleiman Kazaure has said that the long awaited wage review for corps members would soon be announced. Kazaure said that the expected‎ release of report by a committee set up by federal government to review the...
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    Politics Anambra 2017: Drama as INEC REC Says Officials Are Ready To "Sleep with" Corpers On Election Eve

    Mild drama on Friday as senior official of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said plans have been put in place for officials to "sleep with" corps members on the eve of the Anambra gubernatorial election. While addressing civil society at a dialogue in Abuja, the Resident...
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    Metro NYSC Mobilization Time-Table For 2017 Batch B Corps Members

    The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has released details of online registration for 2017 Batch ‘B’ corps members. According to the timetable released by the scheme, the online registration for foreign and locally trained graduates, begins 24th October. It also noted that prospective corps...
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    Metro FG Includes Corps Members in Health Insurance Scheme

    The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday resolved that youth corps members be incorporated into the National Health Insurance Scheme. Health Minister Isaac Adewole told State House correspondents after the FEC meeting that this was aimed at preventing unnecessary deaths among youth corp...
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    Metro NYSC Issues 6-point Warning To Corps Members in Lagos

    The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig. Gen. Sulaimon Kazaure, has asked corps members in Lagos State to be security conscious. The warning came barely 72 hours after the kidnap of six pupils at Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, near Epe, with the abductors...
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    Metro Tragedy as Corps Member Drowns in Enugu Swimming Pool

    Tragedy hit the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, Enugu State over the weekend following the drowning of a female corps members at a hotel swimming pool. The yet to be identified corps member allegedly drowned on Saturday at a hotel swimming pool at Ugwuoba community in Oji River Local...
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    Metro NYSC Adjusts Batch A Timetable, Registration Commences April 20

    The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has adjusted the 2017 Batch A mobilization timetable for prospective corps members. NYSC made this announcement on Monday in a tweet on its official twitter handle. @nysc_ng. “NYSC 2017 Batch A timetable has been updated. Online registration to NOW...
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    Business NYSC To Give Loans To Corps Members

    Sokoto State coordinator of National Youths Service Scheme (NYSC), Alhaji Musa Abubakar says the scheme is ready to partner the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for a soft loan package to enable corps members become entrepreneurs. Others are Bank of Industry, Bank of Agriculture and some...
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    Metro NYSC DG Reacts To Speculations Scheme Would Be Scrapped

    Brigadier General, Zuleman Kazaure, the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on Monday reacted to speculation that there was a grand plan to scrap the scheme. He said there was no iota of truth in the rumour, adding that NYSC would continue to contribute to national...
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    Metro Rain Wrecks Havoc in Oyo NYSC Camp, 13 Corps Members Injured

    Thirteen members of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Oyo state were injured while a worship centre was destroyed during the first rain of the year in Iseyin, the permanent site of the NYSC orientation camp. The first rain fell in the state on Monday in Ibadan, the state capital...
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    Metro NYSC: Medical Certificate Now Compulsory Before Entering Camp

    National Youth Service Corps Management has made adjustment to documents to be presented before entering various orientation camps across Nigeria. The scheme stated on Monday that camp will commence on Tuesday, 24th January, 2017 and that all prospective corps members MUST present medical...
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    Metro NYSC Issues Statement Over Delay In Payment Of Corps Members' December Allowance

    The National Youth Service Corps Management has regretted delay in payment of December 2016 allowance of Corps Members in some states. The management said there are on-going effort in conjunction with the Ministry of Finance and the Office of the Accountant-General to address the cause of delay...
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    Politics Rivers Rerun: NYSC Sends Important Message To Participating Corps Members

    The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig. Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, on Tuesday told corps members serving in Rivers State to be security-conscious during Saturday’s rerun election. He said, “If there is danger, secure yourself first before any other thing.” The state and...
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    Politics Governor Okorocha Orders LG Councils To Allocate Land To 1,545 NYSC Corpers

    Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has directed caretaker committee chairmen in the 27 Local Government Areas to allocate land to 1,545 corps members deployed to the state to enhance agricultural production. Okorocha gave the directive at the opening of orientation for the 2016 Batch ‘B’...
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    Metro Anxiety as NYSC Scheme Tops Google Trends

    Google says a rising anxiety on the National Youth Service Corps scheme is popular on Google search this week. Mr Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade, Google’s Communications and Public Affairs Manager for Anglophone West Africa made the announcement in Lagos on Thursday. He said the search on NYSC was...
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    Metro NYSC is Broke, No Money To Mobilise, Buy Kits For Corps Members – Media Director

    The Director of media and publicity of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Bose Aderibigbe revealed that the NYSC is in dire need of funds and resources. Aderibigbe said N10, 500, budgeted by the government, is no longer sustainable to purchase a complete set of kits for each corp...
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    Business 10 Things Every Corps Member Should Know About the New CBN Loan

    The Central Bank of Nigeria yesterday announced that it has set aside N2.5bn for members of the National Youth Service Corps with good business ideas to actualise their dreams. The fund according to the apex bank will be distributed to corps members under the Youth Entrepreneurship...
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    Metro Prospective Corps Members Embark On A Peaceful Protest – See Photos

    Prospective corps members today staged a peaceful protest over the delay in the commencement of the Batch A stream II orientation course by the National Youth Service Corps. See photos: Related: Prospective NYSC Members Stage Protest Over Postponement of Orientation Course
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    Metro People Reactions: The Top 10 Issues With NYSC

    Last week, Nigerian Bulletin rolled out an opinion poll on the issues corps members face during their one-year mandatory youth service. We received tons of reactions, especially from concerned youths, who are still undergoing the service. On a general note, we have been able to pare their...
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