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A 29-year-old gentleman, Simon Godwin Idoko, a First Class Graduate of Pure and Applied Chemistry from the Usmanu Danfodiyo University in Sokoto State, has been confirmed dead few days after passing out of the National Youth and Service Corps (NYSC) program. Simon who reportedly took JAMB six times before gaining admission for his first degree, served […]Continue Reading
Government & Politics
The National Universities Commission (NUC), alongside the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), have come to a conclusion to stop fake foreign-trained graduates from partaking in the compulsory one-year national service. NUC Executive Secretary, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, who spoke during a visit by the NYSC Director-General, Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, at the commission’s Continue Reading
Government & Politics
The National Youth Service Corps has met with the registrars of 159 foreign universities in Africa, accusing some of these institutions of selling their certificates for between N300,000 and N500,000 each to unqualified Nigerians. These unqualified Nigerians, the NYSC added, were thereafter sent in by these corps-producing institutions to participate in the one-year Continue Reading
Government & Politics
Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has accused universities in the Benin Republic of presenting unqualified persons for its one-year mandatory national service. He revealed that NYSC had begun investigations into the activities of the universities involved in the fraudulent practice. In a statement by the NYSC Director, Continue Reading