N33,000 approved as new allowance for NYSC members – DG

Oluwaseun Sonde

Director-General National Youths Service Corp NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has said that the sum of thirty-three thousand naira had been approved as the new rate for National Youths Service Corp members, contrary to the various amounts being circulated on the social media while provision is made for the new allowance in the year 2020 Budget.

While speaking to Corps Members at the NYSC Bauchi State Secretariat during his working visit to the State on Tuesday, he cleared the air on the amount approved as Corps Members’ monthly allowance by the Federal Government in line with the new National Minimum Wage.

He added that payment would commence as soon as funds are released by the appropriate authorities while advised the Corps Members to always be security conscious just as he warned against rumour mongering and negative usage of the Social Media.

He admonished them to avoid unauthorized journeys and, when authorized to travel, not to do so at night because of the inherent danger.

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