Lagos State Governor Commends Corp Members for their Contribution During the 2019 Elections
Written by Adekoya on March 29, 2019
The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC has been commended for its excellent contributions to the success of the 2019 election.
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode gave the commendation in a message to the Swearing-in of the 2019 Batch “A” National Youths Corps members posted to Lagos.
Governor Ambode was represented by the Permanent Secretary in the state Ministry of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations, Mr. Jimoh Yusuf.
The Governor said that the conduct of the National Youths Corps members used as INEC ad-hoc staff during the elections was quite commendable.
He urged the new Corps members to build on the achievements of the National Youths Corps, NYSC, as they commence the one year mandatory national service.
He urged them to be of good conduct during and after the orientation course.
Governor Ambode however, assured the Corps members that the government would work closely with the NYSC to ensure their safety throughout the service year beginning from the Orientation camp.
The Lagos State Coordinator NYSC, Prince Mohammed Momoh appealed to the corps members to participate actively in camp activities particularly, in the Skills Acquisition trainings aimed at making the corps members job creators after the service year.
Justice Olabisi Akinlade administered the Oath of allegiance on the two thousand, five hundred and sixty-eight Corps members at the event on behalf of the Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Opeyemi Oke.
The NYSC dance troupe added colour to the event.