Deborah Tolu-Kolawole, Abuja
Buhari appoints new members for NYSC board
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday approved the appointment of new members of the National Governing Board for the National Youth Service Corps.
The appointment was contained in a statement by the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development entitled ‘President Buhari appoints NYSC board.’
The statement read, “President Muhammadu Buhari has approved appointments into the National Governing Board of the National Youth Service Corps.
“Those appointed are Ambassador Fatima Abubakar, Chairman; Oyekunle Oyewunmi, President’s nominee; Mrs Binta Muaza, President’s nominee; Yusut Nalado, President’s nominee; Major Gen B.O. Sawyerr, representative of the Chief of Army Staff; Commissioner of Police, Ede Ayuba, representing the Inspector-General of Police; Sani Aliyu, representing the Committee of Rectors of Polytechnics; and Prof Sulyman Abdulkareem, representing Committee of Vice-Chancellors.
“Their appointment is for three years.
“The National Governing Board is the highest policy-making organ of the NYSC.”