Corps Members have been advised to embrace teamwork by interacting freely with one another and allow natural love lead them into inter-tribal marriages.
The Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim disclosed this during his visit to 2019 Batch “B” Stream One Corps Members at NYSC Orientation Camp in Sagamu, Ogun State.
He said NYSC was established as a tool to foster National Unity, hence, Management would continue to encourage inter-tribal marriages among Corps Members.
Ibrahim in his address also enjoined them to internalise the four cardinal programmes of the NYSC vis-a-vis Orientation Course, Place of Primary Assignment, Community Development Service and Winding Up/Passing-Out to positively impact their host communities with developmental projects.
The Director-General warned the Corps Members to avoid indulging in cyber crimes, hard drugs and other related social vices adding that culprits would be decamped and handed over to the law enforcement agents.
“If you are disciplined and focused, the sky will be your limit.Interact freely with your host communities and leave good legacies.Take advantage of the potentials of NYSC Scheme and wherever you find yourselves, keep your records straight”, Ibrahim added.
The Director-General also admonished the Corps Members to always be in possession of their identity cards for proper identification as he cautioned them against influencing their postings.