The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has urged corps members to imbibe the virtues of patriotism and selflessness during their service year.
NYSC Director of Press and Public Relations, Mrs. Adenike Adeyemi, said in a statement that the Director-General of NYSC, Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, gave the advice while commanding a corps member, Stephen Teru.
Ibrahim said that Teru deployed his carpentry skills to construct desks and chairs for some schools in his host community, Akpampa, Cross River State.
He said that Teru’s selflessness had attracted widespread commendation, with some good Samaritans pledging to support his future endeavours.
He encouraged other corps members to emulate his selfless and patriotic gesture.
“Whenever you are given an opportunity, put in your best and imbibe the virtue of selflessness.
“This corps member not only produced desks for schools in his host community, but he also mentored some young people in the community who worked with…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper