190 corps members redeploy from Jigawa for shocking reason
A total number of 190 corps members posted to Jigawa in the Batch `A’ have been redeployed to other states.
According to the state Coordinator Mr Michael Amolo, who disclosed this on Monday in Dutse, during an inspection visit by NYSC Director General, Brig-Gen. Zakari Kazaure.
Amolo said “Among those redeployed were 25 pregnant women, 11 nursing mothers and 73 others with health challenges,”
He further explained that the affected corps members were redeployed after management considered their pleas and found them genuine and legitimate.
According to him, 1767 corps members were registered, comprising 1,278 males and 489 females.
In his response, the Director General who was represented by Mrs. Adetun Makinde, Director, Human Resources Management, NYSC headquarters, Abuja, advised corps members to respect the religion, culture and tradition of their host communities.
He also urged them to take advantage of the Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) programme to prepare for a more productive life after the service.