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CBN, Heritage Bank, NYSC Disburse N774M To 310 YIEDP Beneficiaries

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking services provider and The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have disbursed a whooping sum of N774million to 310 beneficiaries under the Youth Innovative Entrepreneurship Development Programme (YIEDP). Speaking at the flag-off ceremony for the disbursement of funds …

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Corps member slumps, dies after party with colleagues

A member of the National Youth Service Corps, Mr. Ogundare Opeyemi, has slumped and died in the Nembe area of Bayelsa State. Opeyemi, it was learnt, died in the area where he was posted for his primary assignment. It was also learnt that the deceased corps member slumped a day …

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We’ll use recovered money to create jobs for youths- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said his administration was determined to recover money stolen by former public officers to create jobs for the nation’s teeming unemployed youths. The President said this at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Gbakuta, Iseyin, Oyo State during the swearing-in of Batch ‘A’ corps members posted …

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24 Youth Corpers to Repeat Service in Oyo, Sokoto

No fewer than 18 out of the 4,034 Batch A, 2015, Corps members who served in Oyo State would repeat their service year due to evasion of service continuously for three months. Stephen Bankole, NYSC Director of Information in Oyo State, made the disclosure on Thursday in Ibadan in an …

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Wike plans to immortalise slain corps member

Governor  Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said the state government will immortalise Mr Samuel Okonta, the corps member who lost his life during the legislative rerun held last Saturday. The governor said this during a condolence visit to the state headquarters of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in …

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Why I wanted Wike, Amaechi out of Rivers – Okupe explains

Dr. Doyin Okupe, a former senior aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria, Tuesday morning explained why he wanted Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike as well as Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi out of the state in any subsequent election rerun exercise. Okupe, who was Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs …

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Corps Member Serving At Kaduna Hospital Dies Of Lassa Fever

A member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Dr. Ogboji Kelechi, has died of Lassa fever in Kaduna State. The Nation gathered that Dr. Kelechi who was serving at St Louis Hospital in Zonkwa, Zango Kataf local government area of Kaduna State, contacted the disease from one of his …

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