A press release from the management of the NYSC made public via her verified tweeter handle confirms that Corps members in the 2020 Batch “A” will be joining Batch “B” in camp soon.
According to the statement, “…management of the National Youth Service Corps in March, 2020 suspended the Orientation Programme for 2020 Batch “A” Corps Members across the 37 camps of the NYSC nationwide, as a precautionary measure to curb the spread of COVID-19.”
“Consequently, provision has been made for 2020 Batch “A” Corps Members to return to camp and complete the compulsory NYSC Orientation programme by joining the ongoing 2020 Batch “B” Stream 1A Orientation exercise,” It stated.
Nonetheless, like the scheme across the country is adhering strictly to Covid-19 prevention protocols in a bid to protect her members, the NDHQ is unrelenting in putting together efforts to ensure compliance with the COVID-19 safety protocols amongst members of the Batch “A” to be resuming camp
It stated that Corps Members shall be scheduled on particular dates to report to camp in their current States of service. While the first set of the 2020 Batch “A” will be joining the ongoing 2020 Batch “B” Stream 1A Orientation course with effect from 21st November, 2020, others will be scheduled subsequently.”
Accordingly, members of the concerned Batch are advised to continuously check their dashboard with effect from 18th November, 2020 for the date assigned you to participate in the Orientation exercise.