BREAKING!! President Buhari Orders Compulsory Health Insurance For Corps Members

NYSC Celebrating
On Monday, President Muhammadu Buhari issued a directive to the National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC) to ensure that members of the corps are enrolled in the National Health Insurance System.

Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director-General of the NYSC, who said this Monday, ensured that the NYSC had strengthened liaison with security agencies to ensure the security of the members of the corps wherever they work in the country.

With the annual mobilization of more than 300,000 members of the corps, he said, the NYSC “remains the most critical platform for mentoring Nigerian youths as drivers of national unity and development.

He added;

“I wish to use this opportunity to again express our gratitude to the security agencies and other stakeholders for their support. Furthermore, the scheme has concluded arrangement with the NHIS for the enrolment of corps members into the NHIS in line with a presidential directive. We have also expended huge resources on critical health needs of corps members, including footing of medical bills.”

Source The Gazette Nigeria