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October 19, 2018 11:27 AM 2019 election: NYSC takes position on political parties, candidates, warns corps members

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has warned all corps members against false text messages from NYSC campaigning for political parties and candidates. The scheme in a statement published on its website said it’s apolitical and does not declare support for any candidate during an election. The statement tagged ‘ Important Notice’ stated that it partners 19

October 18, 2018 4:10 PM NYSC extends service year of 15 corps members

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has extended the service year of 15 of the 1919 outgoing corps members of the 2017 Batch A, Stream 1, in Nasarawa State, for various cases of misconduct. NAN reports that the NYSC Coordinator in the state, Mrs Zainab Isah, announced this on Thursday after supervising a low-key Passing out Parade (POP) for the corps 22

October 11, 2018 4:21 PM How Zachary Aiji Audu, other NYSC members revived prisoners’ hope in Abuja [PHOTOS]

It was an unusually bubbly atmosphere on Wednesday at the Suleja Prison, as Huncho Foundation alongside corps members visited to identify with inmates. The visit was everything from health talk to medical counseling, to Psychosocial sessions and even medical examinations. The outreach which was organized by Huncho Foundation spearheaded by Mr. Zachary 22

October 1, 2018 6:40 AM Shittu blows hot, reveals why APC, Ajimobi blocked him from contesting Oyo governorship primary

The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has alleged that Governor Abiola Ajimobi, is against his governorship ambition for fear of being jailed. Shittu made the allegation during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics. “Abiola Ajimobi thinks and has been telling his supporters that if Adebayo Shittu succeeds him, he will be jailed 23

September 23, 2018 5:54 AM Osun Decides: Hoodlums arrested for harassing NYSC members

Some hoodlums were on Saturday arrested by soldiers for allegedly disrupting voting at Ward 2 Unit 2 in the Ireti Ayo, Ilesa West Local Government Area of Osun State during the governorship election. He said the leader of the hoodlums was arrested after he stormed the polling unit and harassed NYSC members on duty. Attah said the harassment led to a temporary 24

September 21, 2018 6:33 PM Oyo 2019: APC clears Buhari’s minister, Adebayo Shittu despite NYSC saga

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) screening committee on Friday cleared the Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdulraheem Adebayo Shittu for the gubernatorial primary in Oyo State. The go-ahead clearance given to Shittu to contest the primary election of the ruling party in the Pace Setter State is coming few days after a revelation was made that the lawyer-turned-politician 26

September 15, 2018 9:41 PM Kemi Adeosun reportedly leaves Nigeria after resigning as Finance Minister

Kemi Adeosun has reportedly left Nigeria 24 hours after she resigned as the country’s Minister of Finance. She is understood to have landed in London on Saturday evening, according to Daily Trust. Adeosun headed the Finance Ministry since November 2015, but stepped down from office on Friday, after owning up to parading a forged youth service scheme 26

September 15, 2018 6:57 AM Zainab Ahmed: 8 things you need to know about Kemi Adeosun’s replacement

Her appointment followed the resignation of Kemi Adeosun on Friday, September 14 over a NYSC certificate scandal. After accepting Adeosun’s resignation, Buhari appointed Ahmed to oversee the ministry with immediate effect. Before her new appointment, she was the State Minister, Budget and National Planning of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 2. She obtained 26

August 30, 2018 3:20 PM AY speaks on Davido’s NYSC registration

Ace Nigerian Comedian, Ayo Makun, popularly known as AY has reacted to the news of Davido registering for one year mandatory National Youth Service Corps, NYSC. AY, reacting on Instagram advised young Nigerians aspiring to be like Davido to take education seriously as it is a passport to a better future. He writes, “This is @davidoofficial arriving NYSC camp as a Corper 25

August 28, 2018 3:07 PM Adeosun’s forged NYSC certificate not corruption matter – Femi Adesina

Presidency on Tuesday said that the alleged forged National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificate of the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun is not a corruption matter. But Femi Adesina, a presidential spokesman, speaking with Channels dismissed Sagay’s statement, saying that Sagay’s comments on Adeosun was his personal opinion and not the stance of the President 23