The National Youth Service Corps(NYSC) says it would enforce strict compliance with all safety protocols endorsed by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC) in all its Orientation Camps across the country.
The Director-General of NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim made this known in a statement at the 2020 Batch ‘B’ Pre-Orientation Workshop.
According to him, “Management is committed to ensuring that no camp records outbreak of the virus”.
“In line with the current realities, our approach to the conduct of the forthcoming Orientation Course will focus on proper induction of corps members on core ideals of the Scheme, with equal attention paid to the approved safety protocols” he says.
State governments have also been urged to discharge their statutory responsibilities of upgrading and expanding camp facilities to adequately serve the increasing population of corps members.