By Zainab Garba
President Muhammadu Buhari had approved the appointments into the National Governing Board of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).
Mohammed Manga, Director Press and Public Relations of Ministry of Youths and Sports, in a statement on Friday, confirmed the three years appointment.
Members of the board are Ambassador Fatima Abubakar as Chairman, Prince Oyekunle Oyewunmi, President’s Nominee, Mrs Binta Muaza President’s Nominee.
Others include are Yusuf Nalado, President’s Nominee, Maj.-Gen. B.O. Sawyerr as representative of the Chief of Army Staff and Commissioner of Police Ede Ayuba, representing the Inspector General of Police.
Sani Aliyu, representing the Committee of Rectors of Polytechnics; and Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, representing Committee of Vice Chancellors are also on the new board.
The board is the highest policy-making organ of the scheme. (NAN)