The Federal Government has warned it would close down the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp in States that fail to comply with all COVID-19 protocols.
Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, gave warning during the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.
According to him, the NYSC would not allow youths be endangered, adding that those already deployed to any state affected would be redeployed to other places.
“He said “It has become essential to cope with all safety protocols, any orientation camp that does not align with the protocol will simply be closed as the NYSC can not afford to risk the members of the Corps’ livelihoods.
It would be recalled Seven hundred and thirty one (731) members of Batch B Corps members tested positive for COVID-19. also 765 members of the current stream of Corps members out of the over 22,000 cases tested were confirmed positive.
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