NYSC members excited as new N33,000 allowance hits bank accounts


Members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have begun expressing their excitement on social media after receiving the new N33,000 allowance.

NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, on Wednesday announced that the Federal Government had increased the monthly allowance of corps members to N33,000.

Ibrahim said the approval was in line with the new national minimum wage.

Corps members were previously paid N19,800 as monthly allowance.

See how NYSC members are reacting on Twitter on receiving their January allowances.