As a Nigerian University graduate or probably intending to serve as a corp member in the National Youth Service Corp program in Nigeria, the information we’re giving out in this article is directed to you. Here, you will see the List of the Best States for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) In Nigeria 2018 and this post will also guide to make the right decision as to which state would be best for you to serve as a corp member in Nigeria.
Brief History of NYSC and it’s Importance for Nigerian University Graduates
National Youth Service Corp which was from the beginning designed to help the young the people to create the feeling of unity, dignity, and patriotism for the country Nigeria was founded in 1973. Few years after, the objective of the program became even more stronger. The NYSC program also has helped in unifying the fighting communities by effecting and allowing corp members to associate in the activities of other Nigerian cultures. As a Nigerian university graduate, you are ordered to spend three weeks at orientation camp which you will be trained and disciplined by Nigerian soldiers. During this three weeks training period, you will not be allowed to see you families or attach any other personal activities other than undergoing training at the NYSC Orientation Camp. You will be again ordered to go to places outside you home to learn about different cultures along with serving the country and gaining some work experience at your Primary Place of Assignment (PPA).
Once you’ve successfully completed the 1 year mandatory graduate program, otherwise known as National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program, a passing out ceremony known as Passing Out Parade (POP) will be conducted to officially honour and certify you for completing the program.
Before we put down the List of the Best States for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) In Nigeria 2018, let’s briefly take a look at the List of Highest paying states for NYSC in Nigeria.
List of Highest paying states for NYSC in Nigeria
- Lagos ₦15,000. (The corp members who work in ministry do receive ₦10,000. Those who serve in hospital institutions could get ₦5,000)
- Ebonyi (₦15,000)
- Akwa Ibom (₦10,000)
- Enugu (₦10,000)
- Sokoto ₦4,000. (People serving in the state hospital institutions could get ₦9,000)
- Niger (₦6,000)
- Delta (₦5,000)
- Ekiti (₦5,000)
- Kano (₦5,000)
- Ogun (₦5,000)
- Osun (₦5,000)
- Abia (₦5,000)
- Jigawa (₦5,000)
- Oyo (₦3,800)
- Cross River (₦3,090)
- Bayelsa (₦3,000)
- Zamfara (₦3,000)
Finally, let’s look at the indelible List of the Best States for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) In Nigeria 2018;
List of the Best States for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) In Nigeria 2018
- Lagos state
- Ogun state
- Plateau state
- Akwa Ibom state
- Enugu state
- Rivers state
- Cross River state
- Osun state
- Niger state
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