The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has
moved all corps members proposed to serve in
Anambra State to Ebonyi and Imo states. The
corps members were distributed to the
neighbouring states because Anambra could not
provide adequate camping facilities.
Kehinde Aremu, Coordinator of NYSC in Anambra,
said at closing of camp for 2018 Batch C
orientation exercise in Umunya Temporary
Orientation Camp on Monday. According to him,
Anambra was the only state in the South-East
geopolitical zone that did not have permanent
He said the present site which was owned by the
Anglican Church had become grossly inadequate
considering the number of prospective corps
members posted to the state.
“Sadly, corps members deployed tohe said.
Anambra will be holding their orientation
course in Imo, earlier this year, Anambra
corps members were dislodged to
Ebonyi and Imo states.
I wish to seize this opportunity to appeal
to the vibrant private sector in Anambra
to complement the efforts of the state
government towards delivering the
orientation camp in Umuawulu/Mbaukwu
for 2019 Batch A,’’
Aremu said the posting of the corps members
was guided by the scheme’s policy and requests
from deserving employers which fitted into the
human capital development strategy of the state