By Albert Akota
The National Youth Service Corp NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has inaugurated a block of new offices built at the NYSC Kaduna State Secretariat, Kaduna.
Speaking on the occasion, the Director-General commended the State Coordinator, Alhaji Isa Wana, for initiating and executing the project to completion.
He noted the Coordinator’s passion for success of the Scheme, especially through provision of good leadership.
Ibrahim urged other Coordinators to demonstrate similar commitment so as further enhance the operations of the Scheme.
Addressing Staff of the Secretariat, the Director-General enjoined them to rededicate themselves to their duties, adhere strictly to the provisions of the Public Service Rules and shun unethical practices.
“I implore you to be patriotic and strive to leave lasting legacies in your respective work stations and also think of the implications of your actions’.
‘Please adhere to the COVID-19 prevention protocols as you go about your official assignments and stay safe,” he said.
The Director-General also commissioned a foot-operated handwashing soap and water dispenser, fabricated and donated by Corps Member Emmanuel Tambrari Gbaragbo (KD/19C/1453) to the Kaduna State Secretariat of the NYSC.
The NYSC State Coordinator, together with the Kaduna State Commissioner for Human Services and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Muhammad Bala, also conducted the Director-General round the site of another office building being constructed for the Secretariat by the State Government.
Ibrahim commended Kaduna State Government for initiating the project and for other gestures made in support of the Scheme.
The Director-General also visited the NYSC North-West Area Office in Kaduna where he congratulated the Area Director, Mrs Zainab Isah on her appointment.
He sought for maximum cooperation from the Staff of the Area Office in order to lift NYSC to enviable heights just as he also warned them against rumour-mongering, laziness, abseetism and other acts.