7 NYSC members to repeat service year, 4 get extention in Katsina
The Katsina state Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Alhaji Ahidjo Yahaya says no fewer than 7 out of the 1,800 Batch “A” corps members who served in the state will repeat their service year for various offences and violating rules the scheme.
Alhaji Ahidjo Yahaya made this known while addressing the press shortly after stated the passing out parade of Batch “A” corps members on Thursday in Katsina.
According to him, 4 other corps members would have their service year extended for also violating the rules of the scheme.
He also said that a total of 1,800 corps members were deployed to the state comprising 1,218 males and 582 females.
Yahaya said that the corps members were posted to four critical areas as stipulated in the NYSC guidelines which included education, health, agriculture, and rural infrastructure.