Preach against Nigeria’s break up, Corps Members urged
Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, has advised Prospective corps members to utilise the opportunities of the service year to uphold national unity and preach peaceful co-existence among Nigerians.
Ibrahim, in a statement by Adenike Adeyemi, Director, Press and Public Relations, said the NYSC Scheme was established for the promotion of national unity and integration.
He spoke while addressing the 2021 Batch ‘B’ Stream One prospective corps members during his visit to the NYSC Plateau State orientation camp, in Mangu.
The DG, urged them to use the service year to build teamwork and preach against Nigeria’s break-up.
Speaking further, lbrahim, appealed to the corps members to respect dignity of labour, have vision for excellent performance and drive it with passion.
He warned them against social vices saying, “Avoid cutting corners, respect the law, do the right thing and maintain good integrity. Avoid cyber crimes, drugs and don’t allow any of your actions today haunt you tomorrow.”
He advised the corps members to be security conscious and adhere strictly to the security tips given to them in the camp, by not exposing themselves to danger.
Gen. Ibrahim, warned them against embarking on authorized journeys, and advised that they must obtain permission from the NYSC if it becomes compelling to travel.
“Don’t travel at night, avoid boarding vehicles by the roadside and don’t take chances,” the DG stated.