Abuja - Ten corps members have been honoured with the State Merit Award in Niger, the NYSC Coordinator in the state, Justina Andria, has said.
Andria announced this on Thursday at the passing-out ceremony of Batch 'A' members of the scheme in Minna.
She also said that nine corps members were given certificates of commendation for distinguishing themselves during the service year.
But in Kebbi, the NYSC extended the service of five corps members for violating the laws governing the scheme.
The Coordinator of the scheme in the state, Tom Unuigboje, also said that 1 010 corps members completed their service in the state and would be issued their discharge certificates.
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