The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has abruptly shut down orientation camps nationwide this morning over the spread of deadly coronavirus.
The organisation took to her Facebook page to announce the development. They wrote:
This report is circlating on social media platform twitter, as corps members in camps took to the platform to share the news in jubilation.
One Danny Walter wrote: ” I wonder why Corpers in camp are thanking God that #nysc was suspended, the only Fun thing about the whole Scheme is the Camp? “
Lamar wrote: ” NYSC orientation Camp is the only fun thing about NYSC tbh…and corpers are excited that camp activities are suspended, smh. “
A Funke wrote: ” NYSC Camp has been dismissed. Call your siblings and get them home safely please “
Wale wrote: ” NYSC is closing camp over the #COVID19NIGERIA . Good choice. Our strength is on prevention. I do hope that organisations that have planned large gathering events should just postponed. We all have a responsibility now. “
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