The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed about two thousand prospective corps members to Kwara State for the one-year compulsory national service as the Batch ‘B’ Stream II orientation camp commences Tuesday across the country.
The orientation exercise will take place at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area of the state.
The arrival and registration will hold between Wednesday, August 20 and Thursday, August 21, while the entire camp would hold between August 20 and September 10, 2019.
As at the time of report, prospective corps members have received their call-up letters advising them to report at their various orientation camps.
Dipo Morakinyo, Kwara NYSC Public Relations Officer, in a statement issued on Monday in Ilorin, made it known that the orientation would hold between August 20 and September 10, adding that the camp would be closed for registration on the midnight of August 21, while the corps members would be sworn in on Thursday, August 22.
Morakinyo also made it known that all logistics and other necessary materials needed to execute a hitch-free orientation exercise have been put in place and revealed that the camp is wearing a new look because most of the facilities have been renovated in preparation for the exercise.
He said the Executive Governor of Kwara State, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq would declare the orientation exercise open as well deliver President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech while the Chief Judge of the state will administer the oath of allegiance to the newly mobilised corps members.