The NYSC has announced that certificate and document verification is now mandatory for all foreign trained Nigerian graduates who wish to be mobilized for service.
Certificate and Document verification for 2019 Batch C stream 2 prospective corps members has been announced by the NYSC. Below is the official statement;
SCREENING OF FOREIGN TRAINED GRADUATES
This is to inform foreign trained graduates that the National Youth Service Corps will re-open the portal for Online Registration for 2019 Batch ‘C’ Stream II with effect from tommorow, Friday 8th November 2019 .
After the Online Registration, you are to report at the NYSC Orientation camp closest to you with originals and photocopies of your documents for physical verification.
Also note that, if your credentials have been physically verified at the various centers during the Pre -Camp Verification Exercise, you should print your Clearance Slip and present same for registration at the various camps of deployment with original copies of your documents/credentials and International Passport (s).
Those with questionable credentials are strongly advised NOT to show up for the exercise, to avoid arrest and prosecution.
How to do Certificate and Document Verification for NYSC Mobilization
Foreign trained Nigerian graduates can successfully verify their certificate and document at the NYSC state secretariat. The NYSC management has earmarked one center in each of the six geo-political zones.
NYSC Document Verification Centers
To ensure that the verification exercise is carried out seamlessly for 2019 Batch ‘C’. stream 2 Eight (8) centers have been earmarked across the country namely:
(1) South West: Lagos & Osun.
(2) South South: Rivers & Edo.
(3) South East: Enugu & Abia.
(4) North East: Bauchi & Adamawa;
(5) North West: Kano & Sokoto.
(6) North Central: FCT.
Foreign trained graduates may choose to present themselves at any of the verification centers nearest or most convenient for them. Note that you must have successfully registered on the NYSC portal and chosen your Physical Verification Center.
Documents required for Verification
Foreign trained Nigerian graduates should present the original copies of the documents listed below;
- Travel Documents
- Evaluation Letters from Ministry of Education
- Residence Permit(Where Applicable)
The Verification Exercise will start from 8th November 2019.
i. Only those who present themselves for this verification will be assigned Call-up Numbers, and will be allowed to participate in the Orientation Course.
ii. We equally want to use this medium to inform the General Public that with effect from 2020 Batch ‘A’ In-camp verification of documents will no longer be allowed.
While wishing those concerned a hitch-free exercise, Management hereby advises them to present themselves at centres chosen during Online Registration as verification by proxy will not be allowed.