ADVERTISEMENT

Army assures corps members of their safety in Ondo State

Pepple said that the Nigerian Army and other members of the Nigerian armed forces placed a premium on the lives of corps members.

NYSC Corps members on parade ground. (Guardian)

The Brigade Commander, 32 Artillery Brigade, Owena Cantonment, Akure, Brig.-Gen. John Lar, gave the assurance on Saturday at the permanent orientation camp, Ikare-Akoko, while addressing the 2024 Batch ‘B’ Stream 1 corps members.

“The Nigerian Army has security arrangements in place and has been providing security for members of the National Youth Service Corps since it was established over five decades ago,” he said.

Lar charged corps members to be law-abiding and discharge their duties faithfully to the best of their abilities.

ADVERTISEMENT

The brigade commander urged corps members to be alert and security conscious at all times, urging them to report promptly any threat to lives and properties to security agencies around them.

He said that the security architecture put in place at the NYSC orientation camp by his command was adequate and top-notch.

In his welcome address, the State Coordinator, Sam Pepple said that collaboration and synergy among security agencies and NYSC had ensured adequate security cover for the entire camp community.

Pepple said that the Nigerian Army and other members of the Nigerian armed forces placed a premium on the lives of corps members.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.
ADVERTISEMENT

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

Ministers were recently assessed, Tinubu will reshuffle cabinet in few weeks - Bwala

Ministers were recently assessed, Tinubu will reshuffle cabinet in few weeks - Bwala

Tinubu's ADC holds on to presidential job, chooses regent for Ilemona throne

Tinubu's ADC holds on to presidential job, chooses regent for Ilemona throne

FG admits Nigeria facing food crisis, sets up committee to tackle hunger

FG admits Nigeria facing food crisis, sets up committee to tackle hunger

Plateau govt confirms 22 dead, 132 injured from school building collapse

Plateau govt confirms 22 dead, 132 injured from school building collapse

Atiku's campaign spokesman, Bwala dumps PDP, says I'm close to joining APC

Atiku's campaign spokesman, Bwala dumps PDP, says I'm close to joining APC

Copyright society praises Tinubu for renaming National Arts Theatre after Soyinka

Copyright society praises Tinubu for renaming National Arts Theatre after Soyinka

NAFDAC raids Imo market, confiscates alcoholic beverages in sachet, pet bottles

NAFDAC raids Imo market, confiscates alcoholic beverages in sachet, pet bottles

LG autonomy judgment Tinubu's most revolutionary achievement – UI Prof

LG autonomy judgment Tinubu's most revolutionary achievement – UI Prof

Binance Nigeria representative docked on amended charge

Binance Nigeria representative docked on amended charge

Pulse Sports

The Cristiano Ronaldo question and 3 biggest disappointments of EURO 2024

The Cristiano Ronaldo question and 3 biggest disappointments of EURO 2024

God won't forgive him for the stress — Celebrity Arsenal fan on Liverpool icon Roberto Firmino becoming a pastor

God won't forgive him for the stress — Celebrity Arsenal fan on Liverpool icon Roberto Firmino becoming a pastor

Transfer News LIVE: Chelsea set condition for Osimhen transfer as Arsenal AGREE personal terms with Calafiori plus all the latest DONE deals and more

Transfer News LIVE: Chelsea set condition for Osimhen transfer as Arsenal AGREE personal terms with Calafiori plus all the latest DONE deals and more

He will surpass me and others — France legend Zidane makes bold prediction for EURO 2024 star

He will surpass me and others — France legend Zidane makes bold prediction for EURO 2024 star

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT