NYSC Begins Orientation Camp for Batch B Corps Members

nysc camp

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC has open its 2023 batch B orientation camp for corps members numbering thousands across the 36 states and the FCT for their one year service.

The nysc orientation exercise is three-weeks intensive training involving military, educational and skill acquisition programmes aimed at equipping corps members after graduation from the university and preparing them for the enormous task ahead of them.

Corps members are required to spend one year in their national assignment as stipulated in the Nigeria's constitution with payment of monthly allowances.

Obligations of Corps Members

Corps members enjoined you to contribute their best to the Nation in the programmes that have been carefully designed for the achievement of the lofty objectives of the scheme. 

They are expected to resume duty at your place of primary assignment immediately after the
orientation as no leave whatsoever shall be granted for further preparations after assumption of duty. 

NYSC Corps Members are expected to note the following prohibitions and offences;

  1. It is an offence to serve more than once in the NYSC scheme.
  2. Prospective corps members are prohibited from bringing automobiles, motorcycles, bicycles etc. to camp.
  3. That your one year of continuous national service begins from the date you report for service at the orientation camp
  4. Prospective corps members are reminded that national service is about service to the fatherland; therefore they need to accept their deployment to any state in good faith. However, relocation is granted only to married women, to enable them join their husbands, and those with life threating ailments.