Tag: youth corpers

Op-ed EditorDecember 2, 2016

The Thread: #NYSCAbuse | Negligence has a costly price

Oladepo Ifedolapo, a  First Class graduate of  Transport Management, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, is dead and now buried. She was ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 13, 2016

Opinion: Purging the hypocritical NYSC scheme of its remaining sharp practices

by Jotalo Samuel In the third quarter of 2015, August to be precise, the Federal Government of Nigeria (FG) announced ...

Dele BenjaminJune 6, 2016

Just In: NYSC orientation course starts Monday

The management of the National Youth Service Corps has announced that the 2016 Batch A Stream II Orientation course will ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 17, 2016

NYSC has ‘no money’ to mobilise corps members to camps

Thousands of prospective corps members gearing to begin their 3-week orientation camp on Friday,‎ May 20, will have to wait a ...

SolaMay 23, 2015

7 popular excuses you can use to avoid NYSC camp activities

by Anike Jacobs Are you part of the ongoing three weeks compulsory orientation camp for corps members and you are ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 28, 2015

Don’t harass corps members during election – NYSC boss

by Damilola Jagun The State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps in Osun State, Abada Okpiroro, has enjoined Nigerians ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 11, 2014

This is why we are charging N4,000 for call-up letters – NYSC explains itself

by Damilola Jagun Following reports that it is charging prospective youth corps members the sum of N4,000 to print call-up ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 11, 2014

‘Corpers’ in Bayelsa have been ordered to pack sh_t (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju On Sunday, 10 August, some youth corp members at Kaiama camp, Bayelsa State, claimed that they were ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 11, 2014

See how Youth ‘Corpers’ queue for food in Ekiti camp (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju If you’ve ever been to an NYSC orientation camp before, this should not surprise you! A youth ...

February 11, 2014

Caught in the act: 2 youth corpers arrested for performing ‘homosexual acts’ on a student

by Adeola Balogun Two members of the National Youth Service Corps in Oyo have been arrested for allegedly performing homosexual ...

January 29, 2014

Police arrest cultists who issued death threats to Kogi Youth ‘Corpers’

by Oge Okonkwo There were reports earlier about complaints by some youth ‘corpers’ who were issued death threats by cultists ...

December 10, 2013

Court bars NYSC from refusing to mobilize graduates

by ‘Jola Sotubo Respite has come the way of university graduates who are prevented from mobilizing by the management of ...

November 13, 2013

Photo of the Day: Youth ‘corpers’, is this how to serve your country?

by Oge Okonkwo   Maybe lectures were boring, or the fatigue from morning drill was taking effect or they were ...

September 14, 2013

Residents, corps members panic as renewed clashes erupt in Nasarawa

by ‘Jola Sotubo Renewed clashes among youth in Nasarawa State has led to mayhem and left 65 youth corps members ...

OluwapelumiNovember 21, 2011

#DiaryOfAnOtondo: Four days, one million questions

by Yomi Kazeem It’s four days into camp life and I have realised already that some things about NYSC would ...

OluwapelumiMay 2, 2011

Recap: Rubbin’ Minds #ProtectTheCorpers

by Nubi Kayode It was the May 1 edition, and the presenter, Adebola Williams, came into the studio a liitle ...

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