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Ex-NYSC members offered automatic employment

02 March 2015, 16:04

Abuja - The federal government announced automatic employments and scholarships for post-graduate studies for 164 former members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Punch reports.

The 164 beneficiaries were drawn from the 2012, 2013 and 2014 service years for their exceptional performances during their service while 55 persons were selected from 2012; 52 were picked from 2013 and 57 selected from 2014 service year.

Also read: Four kidnapped NYSC members rescued in Rivers

President Goodluck Jonathan made the announcement at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, during the 2014 President’s NYSC Honours Award and the flag off of the NYSC Hope Alive Programme aimed at helping corps members who suffer permanent disabilities during their service.

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