The 2019 Batch B Stream 2 Orientation Course for the National Youth Service Corps members begins nationwide on August 20, the management of the scheme has said. Those deployed to Katsina State have also been scheduled to report on Tuesday, 20th August.
The programme commences on August 20, and lasts till Monday, 9th September, 2019. For those deployed to Katsina, the programme will take place at the NYSC permanent orientation camp, MD Yusuf Complex, Mani Road, Katsina, Katsina State. A statement by the NYSC spokesman for Katsina State, Alex Obemeata, revealed that registration of prospective Corps Members commences on Tuesday 20th August, by 7.00 AM and will last two (2) days.
The statement warned that there would be no further registration after the cut-off date of midnight Wednesday, 21st August, 2019. The statement added, ”All prospective corps members are advised to register within the stipulated period of two days — that is 20th to 21st August, 2019. “The swearing-in ceremony will hold on Thursday 22nd August, 2019 at 10.00 AM. “His Excellency, Governor Aminu Bello Masari, will preside over the ceremony and declare the orientation course open; while the Hon Chief Judge of Katsina State will administer the Oath of Allegiance on the prospective corps members.”
According to the statement, a total of 1,700 prospective corps members are expected to participate in the exercise in the state.