The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, has approved the supply of one thousand new mattresses to Magaji Dan’Yamusa Permanent Orientation Camp, Keffi, Nasarawa State.
He made the pronouncement on Tuesday during his unscheduled visit to the camp at the commencement of the 2019 Batch ‘B’ Orientation course.
The Director General said the welfare of corps members remains his topmost priority and he will pursue that with vigourously.
True to his words, the mattresses he promised were delivered to the camp three days later amidst jubilation by corps members.
The excited corps members poured encomiums on the DG promising that they will do everything not to let him down.
On her part, the state coordinator, Mrs. Ramatu Sanda thanked the DG for promptly fulfilling his promise. She assured the corps members that this is just the beginning of good things they will enjoy from the DG; and advised them to use the mattresses carefully having it at the back of their minds that their fellow compatriots coming behind them will need same.
Distribution of the new mattresses to corps members has already started.