Following the death of seven Corps members in Taraba State, the State Coordinator of the scheme, Florence Yaakugh has reacted.
NIGERIA NEWS gathered that the corp members drowned during a picnic at River Mayo-Selbe in Gashaka Local Government Area of Taraba State.
“We have information indicating that about nine of our Corps members were drowned in Gashaka on Saturday.”
“So far, seven bodies have been recovered and we are working with other relevant persons to recover the rest and to identify the persons.”
“This is a very sad development and the entire NYSC family in Taraba state is already thrown into deep mourning.”