Tagged: Nigeria

NYSC: National Youth Slavery Commission? 0

NYSC: National Youth Slavery Commission?

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme was created in a bid to reconstruct, reconcile and rebuild the country after the Nigerian Civil war. It was established by decree No.24 of May 22, 1973...

Chinua Achebe, African Literary Titan, Dies at 82 1

Chinua Achebe, African Literary Titan, Dies at 82

Chinua Achebe, one of the world’s most celebrated writers and author of the classic novel Things Fall Apart, is dead. It’s learned that Prof. Achebe, 82, who was the David and Mariana Fisher Professor...

No Plan to Increase NYSC Allowance – DG 0

No Plan to Increase NYSC Allowance – DG

Katsina — Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Brigadier General Nnamdi Okore Affia today said there is no plan by the federal government to increase corps members’ monthly allowance. Addressing the...

Microsoft Partners NYSC to Unveil YouthSpark Initiative 0

Microsoft Partners NYSC to Unveil YouthSpark Initiative

Microsoft has created a platform for Nigerian youths to learn leadership and life skills that will address their unemployment caused by lack of skills which is one key factors hindering economic growth in Africa....

NOUN graduates to participate in NYSC – VC 3

NOUN graduates to participate in NYSC – VC

VICE Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Professor Vincent Tenebe, has said that arrangements have reached an advance stage for graduates of the institution that are within the stipulated age to...