The management of the NYSC scheme, has sent a clarification message to the misrepresentation of the NYSC director general recent interview with the media currently trending on social media.
The NYSC director general, Brigadier General Shaibu Ibrahim has stated that in regards with National defence policy, Corps members are like soldier on reserve, due to their education, exposure and sophistication, this qualities can make them easily adaptable to military training.
The director general urged them to remain focused and patriotic, and for the spirit of NYSC to live in all Nigerians.
He never at any point said that Corps members are being mobilised to fight war.
Ibrahim also assure that the NYSC scheme shall continue to safeguard the interest of corps members at all times.
Source: NYSC HQ