There are plans on going to ensure that National Youth Service Corps members (NYSC) benefit from the ongoing N-Power scheme – This was disclosed by the House of Representatives’ committee chairman on youth and sports, Adeyemi Adaramodu – The federal lawmaker said the N-Power law, when reviewed, would improve on the empowerment of youth in the Country The National Assembly says it will commence review of N-Power and other social investment programs of the federal government to accommodate more youths especially fresh graduates. This was disclosed by the House of Representatives’ committee chairman on youth and sports, Adeyemi Adaramodu. The lawmaker made the comment on Thursday, November 21 at the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) permanent orientation camp at Wanune in Tarka local government area of Benue state.
Adaramodu who led other members of the committee on oversight to the camp, told corps members currently undergoing orientation course that the N-Power law, when reviewed, would improve on the empowerment of youth and assist them.
He also charged corps members to take advantage of the Skills Aquisition and Enterprise Development (SAED) programme, which he said forms part of their camp activities. He then appealed to the Benue state government to approve a monthly stipend for corps members serving in the state, noting that doing so would complement the federal government’s effort in providing for them.