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July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 17

July 15, 2018 1:52 PM Kemi Adeosun gets new appointment amid NYSC certificate scandal

Kemi Adeosun, Nigeria’s embattled Minister of Finance, has been elected chairperson of the board of the African Export-Import Bank. Her new appointment comes amid a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificate scandal. Adeosun was elected during the Annual General Meeting of AFREXIMBANK in Abuja. The bank, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary 26

July 12, 2018 11:31 AM NYSC gives update on 2018 Batch B registration, how to resolve problems

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has given an update on the registration of 2018 Batch B mobilization exercise. The Scheme in a statement said those having problems with their registration on the portal should report to the States Secretariat before the commencement of the orientation exercise. Attention! Prospective Corps Members to contact their 23

July 10, 2018 6:11 AM Kemi Adeosun remains silent over NYSC certificate scandal, meets IMF officials

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, on Monday held a meeting with officials from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Debt Management Office (DMO). This is Adeosun’s first public appearance since news broke that she allegedly forged a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) exemption certificate. The Minister has failed to either accept or deny the accusations 26

July 9, 2018 2:08 PM FRSC set to clamp down motorists with fake driver’s licence

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, on Monday said that it would clamp down on motorists with either fake or expired driver’s licence. The Unit Commander of the corps, Mr Philip Ozonnandi, stated this to newsmen in Ore, Ondo State. He pointed out that despite the numerous announcements made by the FRSC concerning expired or fake licence, most drivers 18

July 9, 2018 6:29 AM Fani-Kayode reacts as ‘picture’ of Kemi Adeosun in NYSC uniform emerges

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has spoken in condemnation of a picture of the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) kit currently making the rounds on social media. Fani-Kayode, writing on his verified Twitter page, insisted the image looks photoshopped and said it was only compounding her problems 27

July 5, 2018 4:38 PM Garki Hospital denies complicity in corps member’s death

The Garki General Hospital, Abuja has finally reacted to a report that it denied corps member, Nkechi Igwetu, treatment after being shot by a police officer, Wednesday night in Abuja. DAILY POST had reported that Igwetu was allegedly shot dead on Wednesday, 4th of July, 2018 by a SARS officer identified as Benjamin Peters leaving her critically wounded 48

July 5, 2018 9:54 AM Falz blows hot over death of NYSC member

Nigerian rapper, Falz has reacted to the circumstance that led to the death of a female corps member. Linda was out celebrating her passing out with her friends when the policeman shot the car she was in. She sustained gunshot wound and was rushed to Garki hospital but the hospital refused to treat her because there was no police report authorizing them to treat 32

July 5, 2018 9:20 AM NYSC releases registration guidelines for 2018 batch B corps members [SEE DETAILS]

The management of the National Youth Service Corps, (NYSC), has announced the registration guidelines for prospective 2018 Batch B corps members. The guidelines, as contained in a statement released to journalists in Abuja, disclosed that registration will start on Tuesday 10th July, 2018 and end on Monday 16th July, 2018. It reads in full: “Prospective 31

July 3, 2018 4:12 PM NYSC speaks on death of two corps members in Bayelsa

The National Youth Service Corps has spoken on the death of two Bayelsa State Corps member, who died in an auto crash at Swali Bridge in Yenagoa Local Government Area of the State. It was gathered two other corps members who were involved in the accident are currently receiving treatment at the Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa. Reacting to the incident 25