The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, said the NYSC Scheme would continue to tap the potentials of Corps Members, and harness it for the socio-economic development of the country.
The Director General made the disclosure at the Public Service Institute in Abuja, while addressing NYSC staff before the commencement of senior staff promotion examination.
Shuaibu said there is need to consolidate on the relevance of the Scheme and also expand its frontiers for societal growth.
The Director-General further advised the candidates for the examination to perform their statutory responsibilities as NYSC officials in line with the Public Service Rules.
” We want you to set good examples for the Corps Members to emulate, and avoid every unethical conduct that can spoil their reputation and tarnish the good image of NYSC Scheme.”
“We must tap into the potentials of Corps Members because they have talents.
We want you to desist from unethical practices, and not get involved in criminal conduct, because we will apply the rules on every infraction committed”.
The Director General noted that the scheme has improved its revenue generation drive through the garment factory, NYSC bakery, water factory, and its online registration platform.