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NYSC mentorship program aids number of self-employed graduates – Commander, Guards Brigade

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Scheme’s Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development programme has been applauded for increasing the number of self-employed graduates in the country.

 

The Commander, Guards Brigade, Brigadier General Adebisi Onasanya gave the commendation during his familiarization visit to the NYSC National Directorate Headquarters in Abuja.

The Commander praised the Management of the NYSC for mentoring Corps Members for leadership roles and also empowering them with relevant skills toward self-employment.

He said the Scheme’s Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development programme has increased the number of self-employed graduates in the country, thereby creating employment opportunities for other youths.

In a statement by the NYSC spokesperson, Eddy Megwa, the Commander expressed satisfaction on the cordial relationship between NYSC and the Guards Brigade but solicited more robust collaboration as the new helmsman of the Brigade.

In his remarks, the NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Yusha’u Ahmed stated that officers and men of the Brigade have been of tremendous assistance to the Scheme within their areas of operational jurisdiction.

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