NYSC: 68 Corps Members In Lagos To Repeat Service Year For Going Against NYSC Rules

At least 68 National Youth Service Corps members in Lagos State will repeat their service year due to their failure to the compliance to the rules and guidelines of the scheme.

The Coordinator of the programme, Eddy Megwa, on Thursday said the corpers affected are members of the 2019 Batch B stream1 in Lagos, at the State capital Ikeja.

He announced that a total of 6, 196 collected their certificates of national service, with three members of the NYSC who distinguished themselves during their service year. 

He stated that this three corpers would be receiving the state merit awards for their outstanding performance during their service year.

He aaid, 'We are happy to come to a successful end of the service year for Batch B Stream1 in Lagos State.

"To those 68 who would be repeating their service year, it is simply because they failed to adhere to the rules and guidelines of the NYSC and therfore they have to would repeat their service year as their punishment and to serve as a lesson to others."


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