NYSC camps were shut to contain COVID-19 spread
The Nigerian government has approved the reopening of all camps where the National Youth Service Corps orientation exercises hold by November 10.
According to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, who made this known in a tweet on Thursday, “the resumption of the NYSC Orientation Camp for prospective Youth Corpers has been approved and opens on November 10th 2020. Full COVID-19 Protocols will be enforced”.
Recall that the Federal Government had ordered the closure of the orientation camps nationwide over coronavirus fears on March 18.