Nigeria’s minister for sports, Solomon Dalong, on Monday December 5th , paid a visit to the NYSC camp in Kubwa,Abuja. Dalong did a thorough inspection of facilities, tasted the food served to corps members, the medical facilities available, the drugs made available to them and also the quality of the service in that regard, their hostels and also the kind of beds provided, their sanitary environment and all that involves the wellbeing of corpers.
According to the minister, the exercise sufficiently equipped him with first-hand knowledge different from 2nd or 3rd party information. He reveals the he noted areas of genuine concerns and shall treat them with the immediate priority they deserve.
His visit is coming after the death of three Nysc corpers in different parts of the country. 2 of the deaths were allegedly due to medical negligence.