The management of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on Wednesday issued a stern warning to 2019 Batch “B” Stream II Prospective Corps Members.
The management of the scheme warned that qualified graduates who fail to present themselves for the compulsory service would be prosecuted.
In a post on its official Facebook page, it was also made known that ineligible graduates who are trying to force themselves into the scheme would be dealt with accordingly.
See the full release below:
2019 Batch “B” Stream II Prospective Corps Members should take note of the following update on the NYSC Call-up Letter.
1. Anyone who fails to report for service in the service corps as directed in his or her Call-up Letter and/or refuses to make himself or herself available for service in the service corps shall be prosecuted in line with the provisions of Section 13 sub-section 1(a) and (b) of the NYSC Act, Cap. N84, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.
2. Also, anyone who is not eligible to participate in the service corps or has been duly issued with a Certificate of National Service or Certificate of Exemption, but so participates or attempts to so participate shall be prosecuted in line with Section 13 sub-section 2(a) and (b) of the NYSC Act, Cap. N84, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.