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30 corps members to repeat service year

By Dayo Johnson
AKURE — AT least 30 corps members who participated in the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC scheme in Ondo State for the 2017 batch A will repeat their service year for absconding.

Also, 17 corps members had their service extended ranging from two weeks to three months for truancy and other acts during their service year.

The Ondo State NYSC Coordinator, Grace Akpabio who stated this at the passing out parade for the corps members in Akure noted that 2,088 corps members successfully passed out.

Akpabio, who advised the corps members said: “You need to apply creativity more now in the face of unemployment bedevilling the nation.

“I will rather advise you to focus more on self employment. Don’t waste your precious time on social media snap-chatting and pinging. Put your time to more productive use.”


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