[OPINION] Move to scrap NYSC Orientation Camp, ill-thought-out

By Owolabi Olatunji SIR: Recently, the Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC) led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo recommended the suspension of orientation camp exercises of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) for two years. The reason given was “to address the disruptions caused by the pandemic and ensuing social distancing measures at all levels of education.” … Read more

COVID-19: No plans to reopen orientation camps – NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said its orientation camps will reopen only when it is very safe, in view of the formidable danger posed by COVID-19 pandemic. Director of Press and Public Relations Officer of the Scheme, Mrs Adenike Adeyemi, made this known in a statement on Friday in Abuja. “The attention of … Read more