By Saheed Ibrahim
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Ondo State Coordinator, Mrs. Victoria Nnenna Ani has challenged Corps Members to be patriotic and resilient towards nation building.
The State Coordinator gave the challenge in her address at the closing ceremony of the 2022 Batch ‘C’ (Stream 1) orientation course held at NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp in Ikare-Akoko.
She enjoining the newly registered 1501 Corps Members in the state to brace up to the tasks of their service to the nation and must advance the unity and development of the country.
She advised them to embrace the self-employment option available to them through the Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) programme of the Scheme.
“You are further encouraged to build on the skills acquired by availing yourselves of opportunity for post-camp training while trainee with bankable business proposals will also be supported with start-up grants”.
According to her, the corps members will be expected to step down vocational training or employ a good number of youths in their host communities.
The NYSC Ondo State boss assured members of the service corps that their welfare and security are topmost on the priority list of the management.
She, however, admonished the Corps Members to avoid risky movements and be security conscious