New members of the National Governing Board for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have been appointed by
President Muhammadu Buhari.
In a statement by the spokesperson of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, Mohammed Manga confirmed the appointment which is for a three-year period.
According to the statement,
“Those appointed are Ambassador Fatima Balla Abubakar as Chairman; Prince Oyekunle Oyewunmi, President’s Nominee; Mrs. Binta Muaza, President’s Nominee, Yusut Umar Nalado, President’s Nominee; Major-Gen B.O. Sawyerr, Representative of the Chief of Army Staff, Commissioner of Police Ede Ayuba, Representing the Inspector General of Police; Architect Sani Aliyu, Representing the Committee of Rectors of Polytechnics; and Professor Sulyman A. Abdulkareem, Representing Committee of Vice-Chancellors.