Photo: A Corps member, signing a Oath of Allegiance form before Justice Mosunmola Balogun who represented the Chief Judge of Lagos state, Justice Kazeem Alogba at the Swearing-in of the 2023 Batch ‘C’ stream 2 corps members deployed to Lagos state.
The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, Lagos State has commended the State government for introducing various programmes and policies aimed at empowering Nigerian Youths to make a livinv for themselves.
The Coordinator, NYSC Lagos State, Mrs. Yetunde Baderinwa gave the commendation at the Swearing-in of the 2023 Batch ‘C’ stream 2 corps members deployed to Lagos state, held at the Orientation camp, Iyana-Ipaja Lagos.
She said that most Youths empowerment programmes introduced by the State government had been of great benefit to Youths Corps members in the state.
Mrs. Baderinwa also thanked
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for supporting the NYSC scheme in Lagos state over the years.
She stressed that the Governor’s disposition to the scheme had also aided the seamless operations of NYSC in Lagos State.
Addressing the new Corps members, the NYSC boss in Lagos State encouraged them to take the three weeks Orientation Course seriously as the various trainings packaged into the programme were aimed at adding value to them.
In a message to the event, Governor Sanwo-Olu assured the Corps members that the government would not take the issue of their safety with levity throughout their service year.
Represented by the Commisioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations, Mr. Gbenga Oyerinde, Mr. Sanwo-Olu advised the new Corps members to follow the rules and regulations guiding the Orientation course so as to avoid being sanctioned.
Justice Mosunmola Balogun later administered the Oath of Allegiance on the Corps members on behalf of the Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Kazeem Alogba.