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Avoid falling prey to kidnappers, NYSC DG admonishes corpers

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Director General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has cautioned corps individuals against making themselves simple prey to hijackers during their administration year.

He gave the notice during his one-day working visit to NYSC impermanent direction camp in Okada, Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo.

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He said as the country fights with an ascent in frailty, corps individuals must be security informed, focusing on that they can decrease their defenselessness by not setting out on unapproved voyaging.

“Kindly, don’t set out on unapproved ventures. Be engaged, restrained and don’t make yourself promptly accessible to hijackers,” General Ibrahim said.

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“Continuously illuminate your companions regarding your whereabouts and be security conscious. Any place you are posted, guarantee you find the closest police headquarters or armed force sleeping enclosure and interface with them.”

The DG ascribed the reason for mishaps during the NYSC administration year to unapproved adventures set out upon by corps individuals who should be at their essential spots of assignments.

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The NYSC manager urged the corps individuals to grasp the Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development Program, which has been set up to recommend them to be business people and riches makers.