The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) said
it had lost three serving corps members in
Batch ‘B’ 2016.
The Director-General of the corps, Brig.-Gen
Suleiman Kazaure, disclosed this on Sunday
when he visited the NYSC orientation camp in
Kazaure said that the cause of the death had
not be ascertained, but that a committee had
been set up to look into it.
He enjoined serving corps members to rise
up for one-minute silence in honour of the
The director-general said the scheme
demanded a lot of dedication and
commitment from corps members, adding
that its objectives included national
He urged them to contribute their quota to
national development and carry out any
assignment given to them diligently.
He said that as graduates, the corps members
should be found worthy in character and
learning and urged them to avoid shady
business and sharp practices.
Earlier, Delta coordinator of NYSC, Mr
Benjamin Omotade, called for good
relationship between the state government
and the NYSC.