Management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has announced the date for the passing out ceremony of 2019 Batch “B” Stream ll Corps Members.
In a statement signed by the Director, Press and Public Relations of the scheme, Thursday, 16 July has been scheduled for the passing out of the Corps members.
The statement said that measures have been put in place to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, hence, the event will be low-key, with qualified Corps Members collecting their Certificates at the Local Government level.
She said that the distribution of the Certificate of National Service shall be staggered for a period of ten days in the first instance, in keeping with the safety measures established by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
The Director-General of the scheme, Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim congratulated the out- going Corps Members for standing out to be counted in the period of national emergency, through the various interventions aimed at combating the spread of Coronavirus.
He charged the Corps Members to remain steadfast in rendering service to the nation and humanity, even after they have concluded their national assignment as that is the hallmark of the Corps.