The Kwara State Governor, Dr.  Abdulfatah Ahmed has approved the payment of five thousand Naira monthly stipend for NYSC Corp members serving in the State.

The gesture from the governor is coming after spending seven and half years in power and not deeming same fit.

He however said on Monday at the official closing ceremony and end of Orientation parade for the 2018 Batch 'C' stream one Corps members that "welfare of Corp members is paramount to his Administration".

The governor who was represented by the Kwara Head of Service, Mrs Susan Modupe Oluwole, said the governor was passionate on the welfare of corpers and will continue to give his topmost priority to welfare of corpers.

The governor at the occasion said, on behalf of the good people of Kwara State, he salutes the courage, patriotism, doggedness and loyalty demonstrated throughout the period of their stay in camp.

He advised the corps members to follow the indelible footprints of their predecessors by acting as catalysts of physical and socio-Economic development of Kwara State and the nation in general.

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While assuring the Corps members of the provision of adequate security of lives and properties, he implored them to accept their posting in good faith and report promptly at their various places of primary assignment.

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