The management of the National Youth Service Corps Scheme has suspended the ongoing orientation exercise in all camps nationwide.
In a statement released by the scheme on Wednesday, it said the action was to curb the spread of coronavirus.
The statement also noted that corps members would now proceed to their places of primary assignment.
“Sequel to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic which led to the cancellation of the national sports festival, management of the National Youth Service Corps Scheme wishes to announce the suspension of the on-going orientation course for the 2020 Batch “A” stream 1 corps members,” the statement read.
“Therefore, the corps members shall be posted to commence their primary assignments forthwith, while they shall be invited back to the orientation camps when the situation improves, just like it happened a few years ago when the nation was confronted by the Ebola virus threat.
however, the management announce that non of the members has the case of coronavirus, the suspension of the exercise is to prevent the members from the deadly disease.
we report Earlier the president approves the suspension of national sport festival which was meant to take place in Edo State of Nigeria, after the third case was reported.
Also the federal government has bar all Government officials from foreign trips of all kinds.