“Corp members will not receive arrears”
The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps has shed more light on the issue whether ex-corp members will be getting arrears, because of the change in the minimum wage that was just approved.
According to the news emanating from the office of the Director General of the National Youth Service Corps has shown that corp member will not receive arrears due to a reason.
The Director-General for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig. General Shuiabu has said there would be no arrears for corps members as earlier requested by the latter.
The DG said this while addressing the press recently in his office in Abuja.
According to the him, the corps members would not be paid, because they are not civil servants but on national service.
“Corps members are not civil servants, they are on national service and the commencement date for the payment of the increment of their arrears is January 2020 which the Government has started, ” he said.