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January 9, 2019 4:21 PM Boko Haram: Over 30,000 return to IDP camps in Maiduguri following fresh threat

Reports from across nine camps for Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital says that 8,630 households translating into 30,041 individuals have arrived the state capital and registered in camps as of January 7, 2019. The people who fled their individual homes in Baga, Monguno and Mairari have been registered in Gubio 19

December 12, 2018 3:18 PM Police arrest LAUTECH final year student for allegedly stabbing boyfriend to death

Men of the Oyo State Police Command on Wednesday, said they have arrested a 23-year-old final year female student of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Abiodun Olabisi, for allegedly stabbing a fresh graduate of the university, Adegun Lekan, to death. Olabisi was among suspects who were paraded by the Commissioner of Police 32

December 8, 2018 6:24 AM Buhari approves NYSC, Law school for National Open University graduates

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Amendment Act, to allow the institution to operate as all other universities in the country. With the assent, graduates of the NOUN can now participate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and the Nigerian Law School. Presidential Assistant on National Assembly 31

November 29, 2018 5:17 PM Army discovers militia training camp in Rivers, nabs 100 recruits

Troops of 6 Division Nigerian Army (NA) Thursday, on a routine surveillance at Nonwa Gbam, (NYSC Orientation Camp) in Tai LGA of Rivers State have discovered an illegal militia training camp. A statement by Colonel Aminu Iliyasu, Deputy Director Army Public Relations, said over 100 recruits were seen undergoing military type of training 30

November 18, 2018 5:30 PM Four INEC workers, NYSC member, 3 year-old die in Kogi auto crash

Four staff members of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), a member of the NYSC and a three-year-old girl on Saturday died in an accident along Ajaokuta–Lokoja Road. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the victims were returning in the evening from Ayingba, Kogi, where they attended the wedding ceremony of another INEC staff 32

November 13, 2018 6:06 AM NYSC: Anambra corps members moved to Ebonyi, Imo over lack of facilities

Prospective corps members, who were supposed to do their national service in Anambra State were moved to Ebonyi and Imo states due to lack of adequate camping facilities. Mr Kehinde Aremu, Coordinator of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Anambra, made the disclosure during the closing of camp for 2018 Batch C orientation exercise in Umunya 44

November 6, 2018 8:09 AM Trailer crushes ASUU LASU Welfare Officer’s son, one other to death

Usaamah, the son of Dr AbdurRasheed Adetokunbo Adenowo, the Welfare Officer of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) chapter, was killed on Sunday night in a road crash at Volks bus stop on Lagos-Badagry Expressway. It was gathered that a motorcycle rider and Usaamah were hit by a trailer while trying to avoid an oncoming 33

November 4, 2018 3:11 PM 2019 elections: NYSC issues warning to corps members

Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, Director General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has admonished corps members that would take part in the 2019 general elections to display high sense of integrity. Kazuare gave the warning on Saturday while addressing 2018 Batch ‘C’ Stream 1 corps members at the Oyo State NYSC Orientation Camp in Iseyin. A statement 32

October 27, 2018 11:18 AM 3 shot dead as suspected cult groups clash in Otukpo, Benue

Three persons, including one Ochoche Dickson Iduh, who just completed his NYSC program has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Adoka/Ojira Streets, Otukpo, Benue State in the wee hours of Friday. A source told DAILY POST that the young man lost his life after two rival cult groups launched attack on themselves in the area. The source said battle has been going 40

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 27