168 winners of the President’s National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Honours Awards from NYSC sets of 2015,2016 and 2017 were Friday night honored at a dinner, at the banquet hall of the Presidential villa.

At the dinner, Vice President Osinbajo directed that the awardees be given immediate employment in the civil service as well as postgraduate scholarships.

Recipients were all Corp memebers who contributed to national development by embarking on community development projects among others during service.The award was instituted in 1974

Present at the event were former head of state, General Yakubu Gowon RTD who founded NYSC, Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, and his colleague in the ministry of communications, Adebayo Shittu.

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