Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun state has commended the role of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme in fostering national unity and integrating the country
Abiodun made the remarks when the NYSC National Governing Board paid him a courtesy visit in his office at Okemosan, Abeokuta.
National Youth Service Corps is a scheme that is significant to national unity and integration.
It has proved to be a major driving force for unity, particularly among the youths.
To further enforce the value and virtues of the Scheme in the state, the National Governing Council of NYSC paid a courtesy visit to the Governor of ogun state, Prince Dapo Abiodun
The Chairman of the board Ambassador Fatima Bala Abubakar appreciated the Governor for creating a conducive atmosphere for serving corps members to excel in the state
The governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun applauded the scheme for its role in building entrepreneurial values in youths through its mandatory orientation programs.
Apart from fostering national unity and integration, according to the Governor, the scheme has become a veritable tool for entrepreneurial training during the orientation programs, and this is very critical to youth engagement in our country today.
Prince Dapo Abiodun announced the provision of Ambulance service for emergency response as well as hectares of land for Agripreneurship engagement of Corps members
The state Coordinator of the scheme explained what qualified ogun state to be the best the most NYSC friendly state in Nigeria, and the Ogun State orientation camp is the best in Nigeria
NYSC scheme had, over the years, proved to be a major driving force for unity, particularly among the youths