The Commander 302 Artillery Regiment and General Support, Nigeria Army Onitsha, Anambra State has assured the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in in the state of adequate security and support to enable it achieve its mandate.
Usman gave the assurance in his office in Onitsha while playing host to the NYSC delegation led by State Coordinator, Mrs Yetunde Baderinwa.
He reminded the Coordinator that the two formations remained close partners, maintaining that they would continue to support the NYSC scheme with manpower needs within the limits of their constraints.
Taking the NYSC team down the memory lane, Col Usman informed them that NYSC remained a familiar terrain to him as he had served twice as Camp Commandant in the then NYSC orientation camp at Umunya, in Oyi Local Government Area of the state.
He charged the NYSC helmsman to always avail the Command with timely information on security needs when necessary for prompt response.
Earlier, the NYSC Coordinator had expressed appreciation to the Army Command for the continued support being received during its programmes and appealed for sustenance.
She requested for the Command’s support, especially during orientation course as well as in the security of corps members in the state.