Prof. Olurotimi Ajayi, the Vice-Chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Ogun, has advised that the compulsory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme should not be scrapped.
Ajayi said in Lagos on Wednesday that the NYSC scheme was a national heritage and a symbol of Nigeria’s unity.
He spoke against the backdrop of the clamour by some people that the scheme should be scrapped.
The scheme was established in 1973 by then Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon (rtd), in a bid to reconstruct, reconcile and […]
The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) said the unity of Nigeria was negotiable.
National leader of MASSOB, Chief Solomon Ordu Chukwu, argued that the series of agitations across the country, were enough reason to split the country.
Chukwu who spoke through the Movement’s National Director of Information, Sunday Okereafor, wondered if the country would fight another war before secession.
“In the country now, we have Boko Haram insurgents in the North East, who do not want Western education, […]