The Nationwide Youth Service Corps has restated its readiness to supply technical help to Sierra Leone for the success of an identical scheme in that nation as quickly because it will get the nod from the Federal Authorities.
PHOTO: The Sierra Leonean examine staff on the Man O’ Conflict coaching spot throughout their go to to the NYSC Everlasting Orientation Camp, Kaduna.
The Director-Basic, Brigadier Basic Sulaiman Kazaure, gave the reassurance at a debriefing assembly with a Sierra Leonean Authorities delegation which got here to Nigeria to understudy the NYSC to allow the nation obtain success in its newly established Nationwide Youth Service.
The debriefing assembly adopted an interplay with the NYSC Administration staff final Monday and a two-day on-the-spot monitoring of the 2017 Batch ‘A’ (Stream One) Orientation Course actions on the NYSC Orientation Camps in Kaduna State and the FCT.
Kazaure stated the timing of the Sierra Leone staff’s go to to Nigeria was intentionally deliberate to coincide with the interval of the Orientation course in view of its significance as a cardinal programme that serves because the launch-pad for the nationwide service.
He assured that the NYSC would give its greatest, together with the discharge of personnel, in a bid to supply sufficient steering and assist Sierra Leone lay a robust basis for its Nationwide Youth Service.
The Director-Basic, nonetheless, identified that the phrases and procedures concerned within the provision of the technical help must be formally labored out at governmental degree between the 2 nations.
Earlier, the chief of the Sierra Leonean staff, Dr. Sheku G. Kamara, stated that the staff had been enormously impressed by what it realized in regards to the NYSC throughout its engagement in Nigeria.
“All our expectations have been exceeded. We will be eternally grateful. We’re assured that what now we have realized will allow us create a profitable Sierra Leonean Nationwide Youth Service,” he stated.
Kamara name for a proper collaboration that will allow Nigeria prolong additional help to his nation by way of alternate of personnel and technical experience, provision of apparatus and supplies reminiscent of uniform in addition to provision of autos to boost coordination, monitoring and inspection.
Different areas of help requested embrace capability to arrange web site and ICT built-in portal to strengthen enlistment procedures; alternatives to attend NYSC trainings, workshops and analysis; in addition to expertise and entrepreneurship improvement actions.
Earlier, the Chairman of the NYSC reception committee, which took the staff on the guided tour, Mr. O. J. Amusan stated the Sierra Leoneans have been on the Everlasting Orientation Camp in Kaduna State to watch verification and registration formalities and have been entertained with cultural efficiency.
Amusan stated the staff additionally witnessed the swearing-in ceremony of the 2017 Batch ‘A’ (Stream One) Corps members on the FCT Orientation Camp; including that officers shared technical data with them at each camps.