The Federal Authorities has counseled the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) for participating hundreds of youths in humanitarian and volunteer providers.
The Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, made the commendation throughout the peace stroll in opposition to incessant invasion and kidnapping of scholars in instructional establishments on Wednesday in Abuja.
Mustapha, who was represented by Mrs Olusola Dada, Director Nationwide Volunteers Providers, workplace of the SGF, stated that the corps’ varied actions have been geared toward improvement, including that the consideration of youths to discover a supply of livelihood haven’t gone unnoticed.
He stated that his workplace has provided super assist to the PCN.
The SGF assured the corps of the federal authorities’s continued assist.
”The SGF’s workplace acknowledges PCN’s main efforts in creating consciousness on the grass root stage on the realities of COVID-19 an infection by deploying personnel to public locations like market, motor parks, leisure centre and workplaces, to distribute hand sanitizers, face masks and fostering peace and nationwide unity.
”I encourage PCN to proceed to assist the federal government within the battle in opposition to insecurity within the nation particularly almost about incessant assaults and kidnapping in colleges,” he stated.
The Nationwide Commandant of PCN, Prof. Dickson Akoh, condemned the sustained repressive assaults on instructional establishments, particularly secondary colleges was attending to its peak.
“This, subsequently, deserves the fast consideration and motion by all related establishments of presidency, social organisations and other people of goodwill to handle headlong.
“That’s the reason the PCN invited varied audio system so as to add their voice and converse in opposition to the menace of invading colleges and kidnapping of scholars,” he stated. (NAN).
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