The newly appointed Director General of The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Shuaibu Ibrahim, has on Wednesday made declaration to youth corps members his willingness to die rather than lose any the Corps within their compulsory 1 year service.
According to reports, the NYSC DG Ibrahim, made this declaration during a visit to the NYSC Zonal Office in Akure, Ondo State capital.
“I will prefer to die than losing a corps member. Keep yourself abreast of what is happening in your country, and make a difference as a corps member.
“I want to re-jig our skills acquisition programme. If you take it seriously, we have partners that are ready to lend you money. I am very passionate about the scheme and my corps members.
“I came for a youth programme, so I decided to visit you as my children. What will you be remembered for when you leave this place? Try as much as possible to keep your records clean.”