Corps Members Now Under Insurance
It is a landmark victory corps members as Government now provide insurance cover for serving corps members will commence on Friday, February, 2022, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said.
The NYSC said to ensure a holistic and quicker medical intervention, all Corps Members have been enrolled under the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).
Deputy Director, Press and Public Relations at the NYSC, Emeka Mgbemena said this in a statement on Sunday.
For the reinforcement of this policy, and towards ensuring a more holistic and quicker medical intervention, all Corps Members have been enrolled under the nation’s National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).
“The flag-off of this insurance scheme is slated for Friday, 11th February, 2022.
“NYSC shall never shirk its responsibility of seeing to the welfare of Corps Members. The Corps is always open to enquiries whenever the need arises,” the statement said.
It dismissed allegations that corps members suffer poor healthcare, and bear the cost of their treatment.
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