The Nigerian government has given approval to the management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to start making preparations for the reopening of orientation camps nationwide.
The approval was given by the presidential taskforce on COVID-19 on Thursday, September 3, The Nation reported.
Dr Sani Aliyu, the national coordinator of the task force said the government was developing strict measures to ensure there is no outbreak of COVID-19 infections when NYSC camps reopen.
“For the National Youth Service Corps, the NYSC is to consolidate on safety measures currently being put in place and start preparing for the reopening of orientation camps when educational institutions open,” he said. “We are in the process of developing strict guidelines to ensure there is no outbreak of Covid-19 when this process starts.”