Ayodele Fayose has asked the Federal Government to increase the monthly allowance of Corps members in the country from 19,800 to 50,000 thousand Naira.
The governor stated this in Ise Ekiti at the closing ceremony of the orientation course of the 2017 batch “A” stream
The governor of Ekiti state Ayodele Fayose has called on the Nigerian government to increase allowance of members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).
The governor said Nigerian must collectively join him to mandate the federal government to increase the allowance from N19,800 to N50,000.
The corps members’ allowance was increased by former president Goodluck Jonathan in July 2011, from N9,775 to N19,800.