The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier-General Muhammad Kaku Fadah warned prospective corps members to beware of Impostors that may wish to defraud them in a bid to offer them services.
In the statement issued on Monday by the Director of Press, Eddy Megwa, in a series of tweet reminded the general public that services including deployment, posting, and relocation of corp members were free of charge.
According to the body, the statement was necessitated by adverts and notices making the rounds on social media requesting payment for the services.
The statement reads, “The attention of NYSC Management has been drawn to adverts and notices making rounds in the social media requesting for payments from the unsuspecting public regarding deployment, posting and relocation of Corps Members.
“NYSC wishes to state categorically that all services including deployment, posting, relocation and provision of kit items like NYSC uniforms among other services, to Corps Members while in camp are free and do not attract any fee.
“Management hereby warns Members of the public especially Corps Members and Prospective Corps Members to beware of impostors that may wish to defraud them in the name of NYSC services.
“The NYSC Director-General Brigadier General Muhammad Kaku Fadah wishes all Prospective Corps Members safe journey to their respective Orientation Camps as the Scheme commences the 2022 Batch ‘C’ Stream One Orientation Course.”