His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhai has directed the Youth Service Corps, (NYSC) to make sure the enrollment of corps members in the National Health Insurance scheme is effective.
Brigadier-General Shuaibu lbrahim, The Director-General of National Youth service Corps, made this known on Monday, H-Forbes reporting.
The Director General of NYSC, said the NYSC has escalated the liaison with securities agencies to make sure the security of corps wherever they are serving in the country.
It was during the media chat with Bureau chiefs, Media Executives and communicators in Abuja that General-Shuaibu lbrahim stated this.
In his opinion, with the annual mobilisation of over 300,000 Corps members, the NYSC no doubt ” remains the most condemnatory platform for coaching Nigerians youths as drivers of National unity and development”.
Mr lbrahim said “l use this opportunity to show our appreciation to the security agencies and other stakeholders for their assistance.”
Moreover, the scheme has come to an end arrangements with the NHIS for the enrollment of corps members into the NHIS in line with the presidential directive. Also we have enlarge resources of critical health needs of corps members including, supporting of medical bills.