The Nationwide Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has mentioned orientation camps throughout the nation will stay shut, till it’s secure to take action.
This was confirmed in an announcement signed by its Director, Press and Public Relations, Adenike Adeyemi, on Thursday.
Adeyemi mentioned any report that NYSC was planning to open the camps was false.
“To place points in correct perspective, it’s acceptable to state that the Nationwide Youth Service Corps will solely return to the orientation camps when it is extremely secure to take action, in view of the hazard posed by COVID-19 pandemic.
“The scheme locations a really excessive premium on the lives of corps members, camp officers and different stakeholders which was the important thing motive it suspended 2020 Batch “A” Stream 1 orientation programme in March this yr,” she mentioned.
Adeyemi additionally made it clear that even when it had been established that it was secure to open the camps, NYSC, would act when it had acquired the nod of the Federal Authorities.