The long awaited National Youths Service Corps, stream II Orientation course will now hold next week, Nigerian Pilot has learnt.

The orientation exercise, which was billed to hold early last month was put off over unavailability of fund.

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There have also been speculations of plans by government to scrap the scheme, an allegation the presidency denied.

In a statement via its twitter handle, the NYSC Management said “it wishes to inform all prospective Corps members that President Buhari has approved and released funds to the Scheme to hold its planned Orientation course.
“Consequently, Management of the Scheme has scheduled the 2016 Batch A Stream II Orientation course to commence from Monday 13th June to Wednesday 29th June 2016 Nationwide.

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“Prospective Corps members are expected to log on to d NYSC Portal to commence printing of their Call-up letters from TUESDAY (7/6/16) by 12noon as the Call-up letters printed earlier are now invalid.”‎

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